July 16, 2019



Crochet lessons are available from 10-11 a.m. Tuesdays at the Farmville Public Library, 4276 W. Church St., Farmville. Call 753-3355.

Senior citizens club

The Winterville Senior Citizens Club meets at noon on the third Tuesday of each month at the Winterville Community Room,…


July 16, 2019

Security will be tight when President Donald Trump speaks at East Carolina University in front of a capacity crowd at Minges Coliseum on Wednesday, and officials plan to keep anti- and pro-Trump demonstrators separate, a spokesman for ECU police said.

The president is scheduled to speak to a full…


July 16, 2019

Plans for another large housing development near Hope Middle School are scheduled for consideration Tuesday by the Greenville Planning and Zoning Commission, along with two similar requests for the same intersection.

The commission already voted against recommending two other requests for the area…


July 16, 2019

A teen who graduated from Ayden-Grifton High School in June died in a single-vehicle crash on Saturday, the State Highway Patrol reported Monday.

Kareem Melvin Wiggins, 18, was a passenger in the crash that took place about 2:22 p.m. on Brown Hodges Road about 1.6 miles outside of Grifton.



July 16, 2019

When Shannon Sparrow began her career with the Greenville Fire Department, she was 19 and had big boots to fill.

“They certainly didn’t have women’s size boots,” Sparrow joked. “When I started in ‘88, the helmet was too big, the coat was too big, the gloves were…


July 16, 2019

If you go to the polls in 2020 and you don’t have a voter photo ID, can you still vote?

This question and others were asked and answered at a Voter Information Seminar presented by Jessica Terrell from the State Board of Elections Training, Learning and Outreach Department Monday afternoon in…


July 15, 2019

Everyone needs a helping hand from time to time, and one local group is hoping a little blue pantry can offer just that.

The Greenville Women’s League, a service-based organization in Greenville, installed “The Little Free Pantry” last week at the Dream Park on Chestnut Street.…


July 15, 2019

Reading just 20 minutes per day can expose a person to 1.8 million words per year, according to the National Institute of literacy. It also can help reverse “summer slide,” when students can lose up to three months of learning.

Read ENC and Horizons at The Oakwood School fought against…


July 15, 2019

ECU administrators anticipate freshman enrollment will increase in the fall but not enough to offset the loss of students due to a record setting graduating class.

The result will be students taking fewer credit hours, which will cut state funding to the university, Provost Ron Mitchelson told the…


July 14, 2019


Blood donation center

The American Red Cross Donation Center, 700 Cromwell Drive, is open 6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. today. It is also open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday. Blood donors are needed. Walk-ins welcome; appointments, which can be made online, are recommended. Blood drives at…

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