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.

The number of people hospitalized for COVID-19 at Vidant Health facilities was at its highest reported level Monday while the average number of daily new cases continued to decline in Pitt County.


A 34-year-old Pitt County woman was killed Sunday and deputies have arrested her estranged husband, the Pitt County Sheriff's Office reported on Monday.

The following new corporations in Pitt and neighboring counties filed Aug. 31-Sept. 4 with the N.C. Secretary of State’s office:

The following deeds were recorded with the Pitt County Register of Deeds from Aug. 6-12. Each $2 in revenue stamps is equal to $1,000 in valuation. (No fee required.)

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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.


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

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Billionaire Michael Bloomberg is committing $100 million of his considerable fortune to help Democrat Joe Biden win Florida, a key swing state that could determine the election. Pres. Donald Trump won Florida’s 29 electoral votes by a single percentage point in 2016, and polls show the state…

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