May 20, 2018

The difference between life and death is sometimes only seconds, and a partnership between Vidant Health, the East Carolina Police Department and Pitt County Schools is aiming to make those precious seconds count. 

“Stop the Bleed,” a campaign that was pushed following the…


May 20, 2018

What parent’s heart has not ached when their child talks of not being invited to a birthday party or being chosen last for a team?

Imagine how that pain is magnified when a child is stared at, laughed at or talked harshly to because they are physically or developmentally different.



May 20, 2018

A 45-year-old man was charged with driving while impaired after he crashed into two vehicles, according to a weekly review of Pitt County court records.

Van Lee Everette, 45 , of 1618 Cody Lane, crashed into two different vehicles about 3:35 p.m. on May 12 near Greenville Boulevard and 10th Street,…


May 20, 2018


Blood drive

The American Red Cross Eastern N.C. Donation Center, 700 Cromwell Drive, will hold a blood drive from 6:30 a.m to 2:30 p.m. Call 1-800-448-3543 for more information.

Birthday bash

The Pitt County AIDS Service Organization (PiCASO) will host its 27th annual Birthday Bash from 5-8 p.…


May 20, 2018

Rain may have cut short Friday’s dedication ceremony at Saint Peter Catholic Church, but the leader of eastern North Carolina’s Catholics said no one should worry.

“We don’t need to sprinkle the fountain because the rain is a holy water from heaven,” said Bishop Luis…


May 20, 2018

Seven local residents were recently honored for their outstanding contributions to the field of nursing.

Daphne Brewington, Beth Bryant, Patricia Crane, Phyllis DeAntonio, Mark Hand, Janet Joyner and Ann Schreier were inducted into the East Carolina University College of Nursing’s Hall of…


May 20, 2018

WINTERVILLE — The Pitt Community College Respiratory Therapy program showed its appreciation to retiring Medical Director Dr. Robert Shaw this month by presenting him with a plaque in commemoration of his 35 years of service.

A clinical associate professor with East Carolina…


May 19, 2018

A Wilmington woman visiting Greenville still was missing on Saturday, more than 24 hours after she told family members she was going for a walk, according to a Greenville Police Department spokeswoman.

Bonnie Gitto, 70, was last seen in the 100 block of Fairlane Road shortly after 2 p.m. Friday,…


May 19, 2018

Hundreds of people gathered inside the Pitt County Courthouse on Friday afternoon to witness the swearing in of the county’s first Hispanic judge.

Mario Perez, a native of San Antonio, Texas, and a Pitt County defense attorney for more than 29 years was appointed by Gov. Roy Cooper as a…

May 19, 2018


Blood Donors 

The American Red Cross Eastern North Carolina Donation Center, 700 Cromwell Drive, will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and is in need of blood donors. Call 758-1140.

Fitness open house

The Aquatics and Fitness Center of Greenville will host an open house…

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