A Glock handgun, iPhone and Airpods were stolen from a vehicle in Teels Estates outside of Greenville on Monday, according to a Pitt County Sheriff’s Office report.

A Greenville man suffered severe injuries after being assaulted with a knife, the Greenville Police Department reported.

A man who shot and killed his wife in front of their 14-year-old daughter on Sunday was arrested a short time later, the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office reported. The couple had been separated for several months.

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First-team players on East Carolina football’s depth chart for the UCF game include freshman offensive lineman Nishad Strother, former tight end Damir Faison at defensive end and Appalachian State transfer D-End Chris Willis, but no defined starter at running back.

UCF will come into Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium not only with a No. 13 national ranking, but its quarterback fresh off national recognition for his performance against Georgia Tech.

Local tennis got a new partner when N.C. Tennis Hall of Famer Henry Hostetler traded his title at Baywood Racquet Club from owner to ambassador as club members gathered to congratulate him on the sale and to welcome the new owners this weekend.


A year ago, if you had asked Jennifer Gillikin what the significance of Nov. 4, 2020 was, she almost certainly would have guessed it to be the day of a particularly significant match for her D.H. Conley volleyball team.

Bless the heart of American democracy. In 2016 Obama nominated Merrick Garland to replace Justice Scalia and Mitch McConnell said that it was important for the Senate to “give the American people a voice" in filling the vacancy "by waiting until the next president took office." Justice Ginsb…

Seventeenth-century poet and intellectual John Milton predicted, “When language in common use in any country becomes irregular and depraved, it is followed by their ruin and degradation.” Gore Vidal, his 20th-century intellectual successor, elaborated saying: “As societies grow decadent, the…

This election’s October surprise came in September, just as early voting began in the first few states. The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg not only upends the next six weeks before Election Day, but also could turn the 11 weeks between Election Day and Inauguration Day in…

BTH of Justice Ginsburg. She will be missed. I hope that the voters get to decide who should nominate her replacement.

Dr. Ted Noel, an anesthesiologist with 36 years of experience, shows in his video how poorly masks protect you from the COVID-19. He demonstrated several different types of masks that are commonly worn by the public showing that the wearing of a mask — unless it is a Hazmat Mask — does nothi…

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…

A former patient of mine said I should make this suggestion as my COVID tip for the week. “If you are gaining weight, make sure you ‘social distance’ yourself from your refrigerator.”

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