Vidant Health, The Outer Banks Hospital and Medical Group, has announced that Dr. Christina Bowen, medical director of The Outer Banks Hospital Center for Healthy Living, was selected by the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health to represent North Carolina and will appear in…

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It would have been fitting for Greenville native and junior quarterback Holton Ahlers to provide the most important play of East Carolina’s critical 52-38 victory over SMU on Saturday, but that distinction belonged to little-known Australian punter Luke Larsen.

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association announced recently it would send out the first draft of a proposal detailing the 2021-25 realignment plan to member schools on Dec. 10.

East Carolina basketball coach Joe Dooley said Monday that Tyrie Jackson and Tremont Robinson-White were ECU’s best two defenders in a 66-57 win at Charlotte on Friday, even though neither player started.

After throwing four touchdown passes against SMU on Saturday, which all came in the first half, East Carolina quarterback Holton Ahlers was named the American Athletic Conference football offensive player of the week Monday.

These three questions were asked as part of preview coverage for the East Carolina-SMU football game at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. ECU recorded one of its most impressive victories in a handful of years, defeating SMU 52-38 to finish with a 3-5 American Athletic Conference record for its best le…

Traditional, Christian, American values do not exist. The real traditional values of past generations have been lost and what we now refer to as traditional American, Christian values are all just so many appropriated and misunderstood tidbits of other cultures and traditions mixed with a go…

At first glance, it is a daunting imbalance. In the 2020 election, President Donald Trump won 2,497 counties across the United States. President-elect Joe Biden won 477.

Although I am not a Republican, I applaud the Republican election officials and judges who refuted conspiracy theories, certified results, dismissed lawsuits and repudiated a president of their own party. Free, fair elections are the lifeblood of our democracy.

I was really impressed with the Sept. 4 article by Tom Campbell, creator and host of NC SPIN. The heading was “It’s time to reckon with racism.” Tom stated that North Carolina and our nation have a crisis more critical than the pandemic. It is a moral crisis — the crisis of racism. I add tha…

As I am preparing our Thanksgiving meal, I hear the medical helicopter flying over my house. BYH, EastCare. Sending you some good thoughts and am thankful you are out there.

Many trees have long memories in short cuts. Every year they thicken, loosening their belts. They add a ring, stretch the waistband. Those rings are apparent when a tree is cut through its short side. And they remember a lot.

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