May 23, 2017

Three Pitt County students have been selected for North Carolina State University’s Goodnight Scholars Program.

They are Wei Chen Chu of South Central High School, Charles Goodman IV of the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics and Jordan Paldino of Farmville Central High School.…

Boys and Girls Clubs name Youth of the Month

May 21, 2017

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Coastal Plain has announced its Youth of the Month winners.

Youth are selected for the honor based on contributions to their club, school, family and community as well as personal challenges and obstacles they have overcome.

Pitt County award recipients include:


Short Answers May 21

May 21, 2017


Dear Short Answers: My daughter graduates from kindergarten next week. I am happy to celebrate the moment, but the school she attends is having a full-blown “graduation” with cap & gown, diplomas, speeches — it’s crazy. And they are selling…

From North Carolina golf to a mention in the New York Times

May 21, 2017

Every North Carolina author would give his or her eyetooth to get a mention at the top of the lead editorial in The New York Times during the week of a new book release.

It happened to best-selling author Jim Dodson on May 12. His new book, “The Range Bucket List: The Golf Adventure of a…