July 23, 2016


To upcoming initiatives being planned by Greenville’s Koinonia Christian Center Church as described by Bishop Rosie O’Neal in last Sunday’s Daily Reflector in the wake of the recent violence. Bishop O’Neal said the church would sponsor and finance sensitivity…

Rutledge: Hers was a life well lived, and not one given to long goodbyes

July 23, 2016

Among the many true blessings that have come my way is one that sat next to me during a Greenville (N.C.) Noon Rotary Club meeting several years ago wearing a stylish red beret. Evelyn McNeill was in her early 80s and looking so elegant in her beret that most of us were not even aware it was hiding…

Message of hope follows police shootings

July 22, 2016

Dallas' response in the days since five of our police officers were murdered demonstrates that our city can help show America how to heal its divisions over race and ease tensions over police violence.

That was the message President Barack Obama delivered, and we couldn't agree more.


County highway funding slowed in Raleigh traffic jam

July 21, 2016

The Pitt County Board of Commissioners believes that economic growth will travel on the transportation infrastructure necessary to move Pitt County closer to its development potential. They just can’t convince the State Legislature that it matters one way or the other.