May 01, 2017

Signs reading “Jews here, are not wanted” are a part of life that Alfred Schnog said he always will remember. He still recalls a jail cell with a commode.

“I can remember that jail cell, vividly recall the color of the wall, which was painted that pea green that sometimes you…


May 01, 2017

B & M Roofing Contractors, a Duro-Last platinum contractor in Rocky Mount, recently was honored with the Chairman’s Award during Duro-Last’s National Sales Seminar held in Loews Royal Pacific Resort in Orlando, Fla.

The award honors contractors that achieve more than $1 million in…

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May 01, 2017

The following new corporations in Pitt and neighboring counties filed April 24-28 with the N.C. Secretary of State’s office:

• 331 Auto Sales LLC., agent Michael R. Williams, 2805 Verbena Way, Winterville.

• Abrams of Windsor Inc., agent Gerald W. Abrams, 609 W.…

May 01, 2017

WILSON — Last week’s heavy rains have caused major concerns for growers of tobacco, corn and sweet potatoes in Wilson County.

Norman Harrell, director of the North Carolina Cooperative Extension office in Wilson, said growers will be having to spend more money and time dealing with…


May 01, 2017

WINTERVILLE — Christ’s Church of Winterville recently partnered with Rebuilding Together Pitt County to complete mission work at home.

Forty church members volunteered to rehabilitate five homes throughout Winterville that were falling apart around the residents.

“This is the…


May 01, 2017

Board of education members tonight are expected to vote on potential meal price increases for the upcoming school year.

The school board meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. in the third-floor board room of the Pitt County Office Complex, 1717 W. Fifth St. The proposed 2017-18 budget also is on…

May 01, 2017

Matthew McCall and Katie Thomas of Greenville recently won third place in the BB&T Discovery Forum Leadership Symposium competition, held at Hunt Library at NC State University.

IEI hosted 16 Discovery Forum finalist teams from across the state in an intensive leadership development and…

May 01, 2017

Three Beaufort County residents were among the eighth class of graduates of AgCarolina Farm Credit’s Ag Biz Planner program.

Beaufort County’s Angela Berben, Zak Manning and Trey Manning joined Brandon Batten of Johnston County, Sydney Edwards Dunn of Wake County, Megan…

May 01, 2017

FARMVILLE — A chance find at an antique store has led to an outpouring of support on Facebook to help connect a long-lost suitcase to the family of its owner.

It all began when Ashlie Boberg paid a visit to Happy’s Emporium in Ayden.

Boberg, owner of Dance Unlimited in Farmville, was…


May 01, 2017

Hospital board members should use their considerable influence as advocates to gain legislative support for important health care policies that affect Vidant Health System’s ability to deliver care to rural eastern North Carolina, policy experts said.

The future of Medicaid, Medicare, the…

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