July 27, 2017

After a national search, East Carolina University has selected Jon Barnwell as chief of the ECU Police Department. He will begin his new position Sept. 1.

The university announced the selection in a Thursday afternoon news release. Barnwell, originally from Hendersonville, has 19 years of…

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July 27, 2017

Greenville’s Historic Preservation Commission has recommended its entire $20,000 budget for facade grants this year go toward major renovations of two downtown buildings — the bulk going to a building at Fourth and Evans that housed Bradshaw’s Department Store.

Applicants Tony…


July 27, 2017

East Carolina University Chancellor Cecil Staton and Vidant Health CEO Michael Waldrum had more to say this week about the agreement they signed to integrate their physician practices and what they believe it will achieve for the people they serve.

“This is an evolutionary process…

July 27, 2017

A 25-year-old man is facing multiple charges, including second-degree kidnapping, after he allegedly assaulted a woman.

The incident occurred in the 500 block of Verdant Drive about 9:20 a.m. on July 21.

Octavious Jamal Harris, 25, allegedly strangled a 24-year-old woman, hit her and would not…

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July 27, 2017

A man was cited with misdemeanor animal cruelty Sunday after he left his dog in his car while he went inside a restaurant.

The incident happened at the Golden Corral at 504 S.W. Greenville Blvd., according to a Greenville Police Department case report.

Officers were called to the restaurant just…

July 27, 2017

Police charged a 67-year-old man with secretly peeping into a room occupied by a person after a woman's home surveillance camera caught him peeping into her window.

The video appeared to show him masturbating, according to Greenville police. The same man was charged with doing the same thing at the…

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July 27, 2017


Civil Rights to Human Rights

“From Civil Rights to Human Rights,” a community dialogue on topics including education, health care and police relations, will be held at 5:30 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 401 E. Fourth St. The dialogue will be facilitated by David…


July 26, 2017

Vidant Health and East Carolina University on Wednesday signed an agreement to unify the 80 Vidant and ECU medical practices in eastern North Carolina, combining thousands of employees under a single new company to be named at a later date.

The agreement was signed in Greenville by members of a new…


July 26, 2017

A candidate for the District 3 seat on the Greenville City Council said Wednesday that he will not challenge the eligibility of his opponent, whose residency he questioned during the filing period.

The Pitt County Board of Elections said that William Bell is eligible to run in the district based on…

July 26, 2017

Gov. Roy Cooper created a new commission to identify the resources needed to improve North Carolina public schools and to end a 23-year-old legal case.

Cooper on Tuesday signed an executive order creating the Governor’s Commission on Access to a Sound Basic Education. The commission will look…

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