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ECU is furloughing 25 employees who work in the areas of administration and finance and academic affairs, the university announced this afternoon.

ECU Physicians will begin holding a drive-through flu vaccination clinic today in hopes to keep flu cases low while the COVID-19 pandemic continues.

About 200 women, and a lot of men, gathered at the Greenville Convention Center on Wednesday to hear from Lara Trump why women should support her father-in-law’s bid for a second term as U.S. president.

Since the beginning of the pandemic we have identified many new groups of heroes. People who work on the front lines, health care workers, grocery, general retail and many others (too many to list here) are exposed for many hours per day. Gov. Roy Cooper is campaigning for reelection, and on…

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East Carolina begins its season against No. 13 UCF. The Pirates are underdogs of nearly 30 points and will be looking to pull an upset on an ABC national broadcast.

In most professions, the more education you receive the greater your expertise. The reverse appears true in the field of education, where additional years of schooling and advanced degrees increase the likelihood that you’ll become part of the problem rather than the solution — viewing every…

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North Carolina is already the homeschooling capital of the United States. Now the attraction of this education option is soaring higher than ever — thanks not to the actions of its proponents but to the antics of its opponents.

Sure as autumn leaves turn color and fall is the inevitable political debate season now upon us. If you are old enough to remember the Kennedy-Nixon debates, you will recall the time when there was real substance to debates; they have evolved into made-for-television spectacles that are neit…

I would like to take this opportunity to respond to a letter by Dewey Funkhouser which appeared on Sept. 10. He claimed that Republicans spread lies about liberals: and his primary example was the “lie” that liberals want to take away our guns.

When we started feeding our twin daughters in highchairs, I would occasionally sample their Gerber fare with the same spoon I was using to shove it into their little baby-bird mouths. I’d done the same with their older sister to no apparent detriment.

The autumn season is here and bringing with it cooler temperatures, shorter days and pumpkin spice everything! The start of fall coincides with Falls Prevention Awareness Week, a promotion dedicated to reminding community members to be aware of the risks for falls and how they can be prevented.

It’s officially the end of summer. A change of seasons is always a good time to switch gears and do a little cleaning — consider it a spring clean, but in the fall — and nothing too taxing, mind you; we’re all under a little stress these days. A simple project will feel like an accomplishmen…

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