A company of care providers and support staff are preparing the Greenville Convention Center for a large-scale COVID-19 vaccination effort expected to serve thousands starting on Monday.
More than 300 years have passed since Blackbeard’s flagship, the Queen Anne’s Revenge, went down along the North Carolina coast, and it has been nearly a quarter century since divers located the remains of the wreckage near Beaufort Inlet. But even today, this pirate ship continues to yield …
Victims of COVID-19 include more than those affected by the virus.
WASHINGTON — Here’s how area members of Congress voted on major issues during the legislative week ending Jan. 22.
WINTERVILLE — The U.S. Department of Education announced this month that Pitt Community College has been selected as a finalist in its Rethink Adult Ed Challenge, a national competition to advance pre-apprenticeships for adult learners.
Through a longstanding partnership between East Carolina University and Sylvan Heights Bird Park in Scotland Neck, researchers have sequenced the genome of the white-winged wood duck, which could help in the conservation effort for the rare avian species.
The Greenville City Council is set to restore $6.5 million to its current budget in February thanks to better than expected tax revenues.
I have to chuckle went I see certain folks wearing masks below their noses. I see it in church, stores, restaurants, and the workplace. Do they really think it's effective if worn below the nose? Smh
The Greenville Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously approved a high-density zoning request for land off Dickinson Avenue that stirred opposition among nearby property owners.
There are examples early in Joe Dooley’s career of him missing a few basketball games as an assistant coach to travel and focus on recruiting.
East Carolina’s baseball season will begin with attendance at Clark-LeClair Stadium limited to two family members per each competing student-athlete and coach.
No matter what happens on Saturday, the D.H. Conley volleyball team and its veteran coach will never forget this season.
RALEIGH – It took 50 years and one ounce to break the current state record for a channel catfish, but John Stone, of Pinehurst, now holds the new record after catching a 23-pound, 5-ounce catfish from a private pond in Moore County last September.
East Carolina athletics director Jon Gilbert will not be the next AD at Tennessee, which hired UCF’s Danny White.
After already caring for East Carolina athletes for more than 35 years, Orthopaedics East & Sports Medicine Center made a joint announcement with ECU athletics Thursday to become official team physicians for the Pirates.
BYH to residents and nonresidents driving through Brook Valley. This is an active neighborhood with no sidewalks and lots of children, walkers and bike riders. When passing these folks please move way over. If there is a car coming in the other direction please wait instead of trying to sque…
President Donald Trump is finally gone — finished and washed up in politics in a single term.
President Trump is now former President Trump. With Joe Biden now President Biden, Democrats control the White House, the House and the Senate. An ambitious agenda lies ahead for the new Democratic administration. And yet there are signs that some Democrats’ obsession with Donald Trump — the…
Spokesmen from Dominion Energy and Smithfield food have touted the program being developed to collect methane gas from swine farm lagoons as an “eco-friendly” alternative to the current practice of releasing methane directly into the atmosphere.
As Joe Biden takes office as the nation’s 46th president, one number should be deeply disturbing to anyone who cares about the health of democracy. That number is 32: the percentage of Americans who told an ABC/Washington Post poll that Biden “did not legitimately win” the November election.…
The late year 2020 was a face-off year. 2021 begins likewise. We turned off our faces, tucking them away behind paper and fabric. We have steadily grown grim about the mouth and hide our scowls behind masks. It is, as Herman Melville put it, time to quietly take to the ship. Come, sail away …
I don’t remember exactly when I took to living in stretch pants full time.
Dr. Jim Bryan, who died on January 8 in Chapel Hill at 88, was the kind of caring physician whom author Allan Gurganus is drawn to.
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