AYDEN — A journey to find more natural products led Dancia Carter to open Yellow Flower Boutique in Ayden. On June 18, the Ayden Chamber of Commerce celebrated the new business.
Between the Wright and Graham buildings, protected by a ring of holly bushes, stands an overlooked landmark older than any building on East Carolina University’s campus.
NEW BERN — Despite being surrounded by more than 300 years of American history, what first-time visitors to this colonial town often ask about is barely older than a decade.
A Greenville man who attempted to flee police has been arrested for driving while impaired and assaulting an officer, according to a report by the Greenville Police Department.
A compound developed by an associate professor at East Carolina University could lead to more effective skin cancer treatments.
East Carolina University’s fall freshmen enrollment is expected to remain stable but administrators said increasing challenges are on the horizon as the nation’s crop of high school graduates decreases.
A break-in that led to the theft of $2,900 worth of mechanical equipment is being investigated by the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office.
Another Sheetz location in Greenville will be getting a new look in the coming months.
Pitt County Schools is asking parents to weigh in on whether or not masks should be required in the new school year.
Washington, a quaint, historic waterfront town, is place to find art, history, education, good food and beauty all wrapped up in one location, held together by Pamlico River.
One of the final moments for Alexis Hastings as a multi-sport standout at South Central High School was one of her most significant, when she won the triple jump event at the 4A track and field state championship meet. She took first place with a mark of 37 feet, 9 inches.
Moses Tufts was the leading scorer and go-to player for the South Central High School boys’ basketball team, which enjoyed a clean 13-0 regular season before COVID-19 protocols caused the team to forfeit in the first round of the state playoffs.
CARY -- Check out a photo gallery from our Ronnie Woodward at the 18th annual Bill Dooley Pigskin Preview featuring in-state college football coaches and Ayden-Grifton's Alphonso Boyd as a $10,000 scholarship recipient.
A 10-6 elimination game win Thursday night over Kinston advanced the Pitt County Post 39 baseball team in this week's double-elimination Area 1 East tournament.
A 10-6 elimination game win Thursday night over Kinston advanced the Pitt County Post 39 baseball team in this week’s double-elimination Area 1 East tournament.
After winning 3A state championship most outstanding female swimmer as a sophomore and most recently securing two more state titles her junior year, Madeline Smith has one more school year to rack up medals and records as a J.H. Rose High School swimmer.
Recently, I was considering the process of initiating a petition to drive a statewide ballot Initiative. I am aware that this process exists in other states so I just assumed we as citizens of North Carolina have that same process in place.
Did you know that three countries on Earth refused to allow the COVID-19 vaccine to be distributed within their countries? Did you also know that the Haiti president, the Tanzania president and the Burundi president are all now dead!
Bless your heart, City of Greenville. What has happened to grass mowing in the city? Just look around at all of the nearly knee-high grass on city property and roadsides. Tacky!
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The richest man on Earth briefly lost that title Tuesday morning, but only because for a few floaty minutes he was no longer on Earth. Jeff Bezos has spent two decades using his Amazon wealth to underwrite a rocket venture, Blue Origin. On Tuesday the company launched its first manned flight…
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