September 23, 2018

ROCKY MOUNT — Citing concerns that federal funds aren't being administered properly, the Nash County Board of Commissioners voted last week to leave the Rocky Mount-run Down East Home Consortium.

The consortium receives direct funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development…

September 23, 2018

Today is the final day of the fair. Fair hours are from 1-7:45 p.m.

General daily admission is $6, and free for ages 4 and younger. Wristbands (for unlimited rides) are $20 each. Parking is free. Visit pittfair.org or call 756-6916 for more information.

Fair season brings the chance for families…


September 23, 2018


Record show

A vinyl record show will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Greenville Masonic Lodge, 1104 Charles St. Vendors will be there selling vinyl records, as well as other musical memorabilia and collectibles. Attendees can buy, sell and trade. Admission is free. Call 364-2927.…


September 23, 2018

As thousands of North Carolina residents were hunkering down or fleeing from Hurricane Florence on Thursday, 21-year-old Alec Hopping got into his car in Ithaca, New York, and headed toward it.

His Toyota Prius was loaded with three cans of gasoline, first-aid supplies, snacks, cameras, binoculars.…


September 23, 2018

First responders and volunteers have saved lives and given hope during and after Hurricane Florence, U.S. Rep. Walter Jones said. 

Many of the storm ravaged counties are in Jones’ 3 Congressional District, but Jones, a Farmville resident, said the the district’s residents will…


September 23, 2018

The following people were indicted on felony charges on Sept. 10, 2018, by a Pitt County grand jury. All information, including addresses, is from court records.

■ Delores Ann Anderson, 57,132 Foxboro Road, Bethel, obtain a controlled substance by prescription misrepresentation for Jan. 12…

September 23, 2018

They rescued people clinging to trees swamped by rushing water, aided in evacuating an emergency shelter and sent the message that looting would not be tolerated.

More than 100 police officers, deputies, fire-rescue and emergency medical services personnel spread out across eastern North Carolina…


September 23, 2018

A 22-year-old man was charged with driving while impaired after he crashed into a pole at the Sheetz, left the scene and later threatened an officer while at the Pitt County Detention Center. 

Tyler Ray Brown, 22, of 803 E. Third Street crashed into a pole at the Sheetz gas station, left the…


September 23, 2018

Hundreds of community and business leaders, law enforcement and judicial officials and friends turned out at the Hilton Greenville on Thursday night to pay tribute to a retiring workforce development program director who has prepared some of the most challenging candidates for success as employees…


September 23, 2018

WINTERVILLE — As eastern North Carolina recovers from Hurricane Florence, the Pitt Community College Counseling Services Department is doing its part to help students and employees affected by the storm get back on their feet.

Through its Student Assistance Program (SAP), PCC Lead Counselor…

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