May 24, 2016 - 50 minutes ago

Results from a study conducted by the University of Toronto and Canadian Concussion Center confirmed that well-known and beloved pro BMX rider Dave Mirra suffered from Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy.

Mirra, 41, was found dead on Feb. 4 from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head...

Obit Mirra

May 24, 2016

The Pitt County District Attorney’s Office on Monday announced that a Greenville man was sentenced to 14 to 26 months in prison after he pleaded guilty to common law robbery.

According to a Pitt County District Attorney Office news release, Judge Marvin K. Blount III sentenced 21-...


May 24, 2016

Two men were stabbed by their girlfriends during weekend disputes, according to the Greenville Police Department.

Randy Alston O’Neal, 25, of 600 Glendale Drive was stabbed between 9:20 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. at 508 W. 14th St., police said. The extent of his injuries were not available....


May 24, 2016

As a former teacher, Lillian Outterbridge knows resources for the classroom often are in short supply. That’s why she and fellow members of the Pitt County unit of the North Carolina Retired School Personnel want to pitch in to help as much as they can.

During a Monday appreciation...


May 24, 2016

A first job provides work experience, but how does a young person get a first job, especially without the training employers want?

Youth@Work is one of three programs Pitt Community College operates for Region Q Workforce Development, a federal program operated through the Mid-East...


May 24, 2016

East Carolina University’s campus may be a lot less crowded with the end of the regular academic year, but there still are plenty of students around. 

According to ECU News Services, there are 9,872 students enrolled for the first summer session, which started May 16. Most of...


May 24, 2016


Soccer meeting

Pitt County PACERS will hold a boys junior varsity soccer meeting at 7:30 p.m. in Room 101 of the Main Building at Reimage Church, 3950 Victory Lane, for parents and home-schooled boys who are rising seventh-10th graders. Email if you plan...

May 24, 2016

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Coastal Plain recently received the Merit Award for Program Excellence in Innovation of Safety, sponsored by the MetLife Foundation and presented annually.

Damon A. Williams, senior vice president of program, training and youth development services...

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May 24, 2016

The N.C. Business Committee for Education is putting eastern North Carolina teachers to work this summer. 

Two Pitt County teachers are among 25 educators in the region who will take part in a real-world work experience designed to teach them about the industries they are training...

May 24, 2016

The Greenville City Council on Monday discussed an updated budget proposal that spends $1.05 million less than a budget proposed earlier in May.

Assistant City Manager Michael Cowin presented a proposed budget that sets the city’s general fund — Greenville’s primary...

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