Loading...
BME(Bless my ears). I am 69 and admit to hearing loss but why can prime time tv shows not have the same sound quality...

McConnell-Raab Hope Lodge volunteers receive national honor

Loading…

Monday, October 8, 2018

For the second consecutive year, the McConnell-Raab Hope Lodge has received national recognition for its volunteer efforts.

The 2018 Margot S. Freudenberg National Volunteer Award is being presented to the “Tuesday Crew,” a group that has been serving weekly dinners at the lodge for more than a decade.

Established in 2016, the Freudenberg award was named after the founder of the first Hope Lodge facility in the country. It recognizes individuals or groups for their contributions to the Hope Lodge, which offers cancer patients and their caregivers a free place to stay while they seek cancer treatment in another city.

McConnell-Rabb Hope Lodge volunteer Wanda Smith received the award last year.

The Tuesday Crew, which includes volunteers Ronnie Dixon, Elaine Dixon, JoAnn Lewis and Bobby and Patsy Manning, has served about 1,000 meals a year at the Hope Lodge for 13 years. Members contribute more than 2,500 volunteer hours per year.

Greenville’s McConnell-Rabb Hope Lodge, which opened in 2002, is the only Hope Lodge in North Carolina.

Loading…

Humans of Greenville

@HumansofGville

Local photographer Joe Pellegrino explores Greenville to create a photographic census of its people.

Workweek

February 18, 2019

The following civil lawsuits were filed Dec. 6-17, 2018, in Pitt County:

■ Ravi Desraj, administrator of the estate of Neela Sai Desraj, deceased v. El-Dan Benhacoun aka L’Danel-Dan Benhacoun aka Elie-Dan Benhacoun aka Dun Skee and N.C. Commissioner of Motor Vehicles, motor vehicle…

February 18, 2019

Pecheles Automotive has celebrated the first month of its “Pecheles Gives Back” initiative.

Innovation Early College High School, winners of the first round, were awarded $1,000 toward positive behavior intervention strategies. This month’s contest, hosted by Pecheles Automotive…

021819WWpechecles.jpg

February 18, 2019

FASTSIGNS of Greenville, an established local sign and visual graphics provider, was recognized as a top performing center at the 2019 FASTSIGNS International Convention recently held in Orlando, Fla.

Owned by Steve and Maria Kouroupas, FASTSIGNS of Greenville received the Rookie of the Year Award…

Fastsigns.jpg

February 18, 2019

The neurosurgical team at Vidant Medical Center (VMC) was ranked among the top 100 hospitals in the nation for specialized neuroscience and spine programs by Becker’s Healthcare, a leading source of business and legal information for health care leaders.

The honor highlights Vidant…

February 18, 2019

The National Association of Social Workers North Carolina Chapter has named Jessica Holton the 2019 Social Worker of the Year.

The NASW-NC Social Worker of the Year Award is an annual award given to a social work professional who has demonstrated commendable social work practice and involvement…

Jessica Holton.JPG

February 18, 2019

Local Edward Jones team participates in training

Neal J. Fox, a financial advisor with the financial services firm Edward Jones in Farmville, and Branch Office Administrator Sarah Peninger recently attended an invitation-only training opportunity at the firm's St. Louis headquarters.

The two-day…

Rob_Campbell_headshot2019.jpg

February 18, 2019

The North Carolina Association of County Boards of Social Services hosted a regional meeting in Greenville on Jan. 22.

Held in the Mark V. Owens, Jr. Auditorium, more than 50 individuals attended representing 19 eastern North Carolina counties. Attendees included Social Services directors, county…

February 18, 2019

GREENVILLE

The City of Greenville Inspections Department issued the following permits Jan. 29-Feb. 4, 2019:

■ B & Z Property Holdings LLC, 1014 W. Fourth St., single-family alteration, $15,000.

■ Rayn Enterprises LLC, 714 Dickinson Ave., commercial alterations, $35,000.

■ James F.…

February 18, 2019

TUESDAY: The Pitt Community College Small Business Center is hosting a free seminar from 6-9 p.m. titled “Creating Beautiful WordPress Websites for Small Business.”Learn the fundamentals of building websites through WordPress including setup, launch and maintenance. Contact Wendy Dunbar…

February 18, 2019

The following deeds were recorded with the Pitt County Register of Deeds from Jan. 31-Feb. 6. Each $2 in revenue stamps is equal to $1,000 in valuation. ( * No fee required)

■ William H. Cluck, Ruth B. Cluck to William H. Cluck and Ruth B. Cluck (co-trustees): Lot 2, Quail Pointe Acres, Chicod…

209 stories in Workweek. Viewing 1 through 10.
«First Page   «Previous Page        
Page 1 of 21
        Next Page»   Last Page»