Sheetz, a Mid-Atlantic restaurant and convenience chain, has been named as one of People magazine's "50 Companies that Care."
Suddenlink and Parents for Public Schools of Pitt County partnered in August to host a communitywide school supply drive to benefit the students of Pitt County Schools.
Engineer recognized for positive social impact
As the COVID-19 crisis continues to threaten the health and well-being of North Carolina senior citizens, SECU Foundation has provided another round of disaster relief assistance to Meals on Wheels North Carolina.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) announced the induction of Kris Carroll, president of Grady-White Boats, into the NMMA Hall of Fame.
A pilot program coming soon in Greenville aims to support minority- and women-owned businesses by helping them secure downtown office and retail space as well as financial assistance and other services.
A Monopoly-like game developed by the Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce will give shoppers a chance to win $500 prizes and a grand prize of $1,000 while supporting local business during the holiday season.
ECU’s chancellor search committee remotely interviewed candidates for the university’s top job during two days of meetings last week.
WINTERVILLE — The Pitt Community College VISIONS Career Development and Scholarship Program is putting together its next class and is seeking applications from juniors at each of Pitt County’s six public high schools.
When Terry Kingery talks about his rare book collection, one of the first things he says is, “Well, we had to add a wing onto the house for it.”
A COVID-19 related update from Georgia State athletics Sunday said the school's football team is not dealing with an outbreak and its positive results from Friday were the result of "errors in reading the test results."
Perhaps knowing it would need as much of a leg up as it could get facing UCF’s high-octane offense on Saturday afternoon, the East Carolina football team did everything in its power to create a fast start.
These three questions were asked in preview coverage of East Carolina’s opening football game against No. 13 UCF.
When UCF got its timing right at nearly empty Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on Saturday, there was only so much resistance East Carolina’s football team could offer.
In a sports world almost completely revamped in terms of accessibility thanks to COVID-19, disc golf has hardly noticed.
East Carolina’s football team counted down from months to weeks to days.
As a student at ECU and a fellow with NextGen North Carolina — a youth vote mobilization nonprofit — I talk to my classmates and other young voters every day about what’s at stake in the 2020 elections. My peers and I have known for a long time that we’re approaching the most important elect…
On June 14, 1993, President Bill Clinton nominated Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg to the Supreme Court. On Aug. 3, she was overwhelmingly approved by the Senate, with only three hardcore Republican conservatives opposing her.
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In a few days, we’ll know who President Trump wants to be the next Supreme Court justice. Republicans will praise her qualifications, her intellect, her judicial temperament. Democrats will oppose. There will be an opportunity for a real debate: Should the president’s nominee be confirmed to…
President Trump insists on sugarcoating the public’s concern over the rise in coronavirus cases, despite the grim fact that its numbers continue going up, not down, in many states.
Bless your heart, UNC Board of Governors, for deciding the UNC system president can insert two candidates into a chancellor’s search at the end and one of these must be a finalist. What’s the point of having search committees, spending tons on money on search firms and pretending to involve …
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It’s almost time to put your swimsuits and beach umbrellas away, but don’t pack up your water bottle!
This is the latest in a series on local musicians.
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Pitt Partners for Health is a community health improvement partnership with representatives from local churches, businesses, communities, and human service agencies.
Dear Short Answers: The house next door is for sale and my wife and I are very concerned that we get the right family — quiet with no little children. The last family had two little terrors who started playing outside (weather permitting) at the crack of dawn every Saturday and Sunday. My wi…
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