Greenville’s Planning and Zoning Commission approved a rezoning request that will allow multifamily housing to be built on 7.4 acres of land on East Fire Tower Road, east of Kittrell Road, during its Tuesday meeting.

It is a memorable love scene that has been copied and and even parodied for decades. But does the romantic moment at the potter’s wheel, made famous by Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze in a blockbuster film, stand a ghost of a chance as part of a musical?

A 36-year-old Fountain man is facing felony charges after he allegedly assaulted an EMT on Friday as she answered the doorbell at her station, warrants obtained Tuesday indicate.

The owner of farmland off of East Fire Tower Road that was subject to a contested rezoning request last year now wants to rezone property that he owns on the opposite side of the road.

The American Athletic Conference four-day swimming championship meet can be fluid day-to-day until team champions in the men's and women's divisions are finalized Saturday.

The American Athletic Conference four-day swimming championship meet can be fluid day-to-day until team champions in the men’s and women’s divisions are finalized Saturday.

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Speedy left-hander Lane Hoover was East Carolina baseball’s leadoff hitter on opening day, but Pirate coach Cliff Godwin said later in the weekend that an ideal batting order for the Pirates moving forward is for Hoover to hit in the second spot.

In the only men’s basketball matchup between the two teams last season, East Carolina pulled off an improbable home upset over the then-12-3 Cincinnati Bearcats, 73-70.

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A recent Pew Research Center survey finds that only half of American adults think colleges and universities are having a positive effect on our nation. The leftward political bias, held by faculty members affiliated with the Democratic Party, at most institutions of higher education explains…

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“The killers came by streetcar. Their boots struck the packed clay earth like muffled drumbeats as they bounded from the cars and began to patrol the wide dirt roads. The men scanned the sidewalks and alleyways for targets.”

No BYH to the individuals who called about kids playing basketball outside. So glad the GPD came out and played basketball with them. Kids need to be outside playing and enjoying their friends. To the person who called and complained, you should be ashamed.

Duke Energy wants its customers to pay for the cleanup and disposal of millions of tons of toxic coal ash. The editorial board has long said that given Duke’s mishandling of coal ash, that cost should be paid by shareholders. More recently, N.C. Attorney General Josh Stein filed a formal app…

It was disgusting and disgraceful to hear about Trump’s expulsion of Lt. Col. Vindman and his brother from the White House National Security Council. These are honorable, long serving, highly decorated, active duty military officers whose only “transgression” was honestly answering congressi…

Jazz is a musical style that has the ability to change the way we feel, with a hypnotic central rhythm that builds and expands from the first chord. Many people ask, “What is Jazz?” The great Louis Armstrong responded by saying “If you have to ask, you’ll never know.” This same quote graces …

It is a memorable love scene that has been copied and and even parodied for decades. But does the romantic moment at the potter’s wheel, made famous by Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze in a blockbuster film, stand a ghost of a chance as part of a musical?

One in every five Americans now lives in a state with legal access to a medically assisted death. In theory, assisted dying laws allow patients with a terminal prognosis to hasten the end of their life, once their suffering has overcome any desire to live. While these laws may make the proce…

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This recipe is not entirely authentic. I prefer to call it an improvised Ma Po Tofu, because when the craving strikes for this spicy, satisfying Asian soup, but it happens to be a Sunday night in the dead of winter and you happen to be in your P.J.’s, it’s time to dig deep and improvise.

John Paul II Catholic High School students enrolled in the school’s boat-building classes had a chance to tour Grady-White Boats last month. Students were able to talk with President Kris Carroll and with engineers from the company. Participants included: Lawson Barbee, Max Dooley, Cole Evan…