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May 31, 2016 - 46 minutes ago

Four high school students from Pitt County are among 20 selected for the EC Scholars program at East Carolina University.

The recipients are Colin Johnson, Alex Lavine, Serena Mooney and Madeline Tripp.

Johnson, a senior at the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics,...


Three local Scouts earn Eagle rank

May 31, 2016

Three members of Boy Scout Troop 340, Sean Sullivan, Palmer Lee and Blake Pierce, recently earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest achievement in Boy Scouting.

Sean is a senior at D.H. Conley High School and is the son of Sean Sullivan and Diane Baker. For his project, Sean built an...


Report card events May 31

May 31, 2016

Pitt County Schools

 Exams for high school students will be conducted this week.

The last day of school will be June 8. Classes will be dismissed two hours earlier than the usual dismissal time.

High school graduations

Pitt County public schools will have...


Eppes students inducted into Beta Club

May 31, 2016

C.M. Eppes Middle School recently inducted 42 students into the Beta Club

Sixth-grade inductees were: Mary-Bennett Lee Billings, David Hanan Brown, Mikiyah Corey, Sophie Corley, Tatum Curry, Alexis Dessoffy, Samantha Dessoffy, Cadence Elizabeth Dobra, A'Myah RoShaun Dozier, Maci Jayne...