January 24, 2017

Pitt County Schools

Wednesday is a teacher workday.

Report cards are schedule be issued Monday for elementary, middle and high school students.


Breakfast with the principal will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday. Parents are invited to eat and talk with the principal and staff members.…

Conley names DECA winners

January 24, 2017

D.H. Conley High School DECA members received honors at the recent Marketing Competitive Events Conference. Students completed a marketing-related test and presented a plan for a marketing-related career scenario.

Winners were: William Finelli, first place in principles of marketing; Briana…

Martin: Good friends and books can change us

January 22, 2017

Why have the attitudes of people in our state towards gay and transgender people changed so quickly and so dramatically?

Before even trying to answer, I should acknowledge that many people have not changed so quickly and some have not changed at all.

That said, there has been a dramatic and almost…

Rosemond: Parent ready to smoke out vaping 13-year-old son

January 22, 2017

Q I found a vaping pen hidden in my 13-year-old son's room and am at a loss as to how to deal with it. He is very susceptible to peer pressure and wants very badly to fit in with the "cool" kids. Any suggestions would be appreciated.

A This is one of those occasional questions that no matter how I…