September 27, 2016

The Eastern NC Dance Foundation recently had several students receive summer and year-round scholarships.

Jessica Pabst, daughter of MaryJon and Mark Pabst, received a partial merit scholarship awarded for summer study at Radio City Music Hall Rockettes summer intensive in New York. Morgan Owens,…

School events for Sept. 27-Oct. 3

September 27, 2016


Ayden-Grifton High School will host town hall meetings from 6:30-7:30 p.m. today at at Grifton School and from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday at Ayden Elementary School. The meetings are for area parents to meet the administrators and staff and to learn more about the school, its curriculum,…

Parrott students receive AP Scholar Awards

September 27, 2016

Forty-eight Arendell Parrott Academy students have earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on the college-level Advanced Placement Program Exams with two achieving national ranking.

Graduates Joseph John and Victoria Newberry were named National AP Scholars for…

Take a child outside

September 23, 2016

For Candace Rose, celebrating Take A Child Outside Week is a walk in the park.

Goose Creek State Park in Washington, N.C., where Rose is a park ranger, is among parks across the state planning events to celebrate the emphasis, which is scheduled for Saturday through Sept. 30. The week, designed to…