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  • Local student wins flute competition

    From Contributed Reports | February 24, 2016 - 9:14pm

    Nashville resident Katherine Grischow is the 2016 winner of the Woodbridge Flute Choir Concerto Competition held recently in Burke, Va.

  • N.C. Wesleyan students participate in Ethics Bowl

    From Contributed Reports | February 23, 2016 - 12:12am

    Four N.C. Wesleyan College students took part in the N.C. Independent Colleges and Universities’ fifth annual Ethics Bowl held Feb. 5-6 at Meredith College in Raleigh.

  • Students benefit from donated home computers

    From Contributed Reports | February 19, 2016 - 9:14pm

    Rocky Mount Middle School worked with the Kramden Institute of Durham to give home computers to 48 students on Feb. 4.

  • NCC receives donation from Duke K.I.D.S.

    From Contributed Reports | February 14, 2016 - 11:38pm

    Nash Community College is one of the beneficiaries of the fifth Duke K.I.D.S. Golf Classic held recently at Belmont Lake Golf Club.

  • Edgecombe schools recognized for initiative work

    From Staff Reports | February 12, 2016 - 10:37pm

    All 14 Edgecombe County Public Schools were recognized at a recent Board of Education meeting for their accomplishments in implementing Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports.

  • NCC to host first Blue Fest on campus

    From Contributed Reports | February 12, 2016 - 10:36pm

    Nash Community College will host its first-ever Blue Fest on May 7.

  • School bus drivers celebrated

    By Amelia Harper | February 12, 2016 - 9:19pm

    Local students honored special bus drivers this week as “Love the Bus” week was celebrated in the Twin Counties. Gov.

  • Health care graduates honored at ECC

    From Contributed Reports | February 9, 2016 - 9:13pm

    Health Occupations graduates at Edgecombe Community College were honored by college staff, family and friends during a Health Occupations Recognition Ceremony held Jan. 28.

  • Rocky Mount High to host registration fair

    From Staff Reports | February 5, 2016 - 9:12pm

    Rocky Mount High School is hosting a pre-registration fair from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday.

  • NCC launches new academic advising center

    From Contributed Reports | January 21, 2016 - 10:06pm

    As part of its ongoing focus on student success and commitment to graduating every student, Nash Community College seeks to remove barriers to academic achievement while saving students time and money.

  • AgCarolina offers student scholarships

    From Staff Reports | January 16, 2016 - 1:31am

    AgCarolina Farm Credit has 27 college scholarships available that will be awarded in the coming months.

  • Local student graduates from UNC-Wilmington

    January 13, 2016 - 11:49pm

    Sheuna Takalia Battle graduated in December from the University of North Carolina-Wilmington.

  • Middle school exceeds food drive goal

    From Contributed Reports | January 10, 2016 - 11:23pm

    Students at Southern Nash Middle School exceeded the goal for the school’s 2015 Canned Food Drive.

  • ECC recognized for supporting student veterans

    From Contributed Reports | January 9, 2016 - 11:55pm

    For six consecutive years, Edgecombe Community College has been recognized nationally as a school that helps military veterans succeed.

  • Two students receive SECU scholarships

    From Contributed Reports | January 9, 2016 - 11:13pm

    State Employees’ Credit Union members, through the member-funded SECU Foundation, presented $5,000 scholarships to Mikaila Logan Harrison and Tyler R. Brantley to attend Edgecombe Community College.

  • Small receives NCC Ambassador Award

    From Contributed Reports | January 6, 2016 - 11:00pm

    Nash Community College has named Andrew Small as the recipient of the 2015 Ambassador Award.

  • North East Prep students sponsor food drive

    January 4, 2016 - 11:47pm

    After learning that one-in-four children in Eastern North Carolina are food insecure and 28 percent of Edgecombe County children live in food insecure homes, the members of the North East Carolina Preparatory School Junior Beta Club decided to help.

  • ECC Honor Society inducts eighteen students

    From Contributed Reports | January 3, 2016 - 11:03pm

    Edgecombe Community College’s Alpha Omega Nu chapter of Phi Theta Kappa inducted 18 students into its membership during a fall induction ceremony held recently on the Tarboro campus.

  • NCC honors Student Government Association

    December 31, 2015 - 5:42pm

    The Nash Community College Student Government Association has been named the recipient of the 2015 President’s Challenge for its leadership and involvement in engaging students, faculty and staff in community and campus activities.

  • Tarboro student chosen as ECU Public Service Fellow

    From Contributed Reports | December 29, 2015 - 10:52pm

    Brittany Linkous of Tarboro is one of 21 East Carolina University students who have interned at small nonprofit groups and local government agencies as part of the Public Service Fellows program.

  • N.C. Wesleyan receives grant for theology program

    From Contributed Reports | December 25, 2015 - 7:31pm

    N.C. Wesleyan College has received a grant of $600,000 to establish the N.C. Wesleyan College Youth Theology Institute.

  • Educators nominated for national award

    From Contributed Reports | December 24, 2015 - 7:16pm

    Two Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools educators have been nominated for a national award.

  • Two appointed to ECC Board of Trustees

    From Contributed Reports | December 22, 2015 - 8:35pm

    Two Tarboro residents have been appointed to the Edgecombe Community College Board of Trustees.

  • Edgecombe school district receives nutrition award

    From Contributed Reports | December 17, 2015 - 11:59pm

    The Edgecombe County Public Schools Child Nutrition Department has earned a U.S. Department of Agriculture Best Practices Award.

  • NCC to offer emergency dispatcher training

    From Contributed Reports | December 16, 2015 - 11:57am

    Nash Community College in conjunction with Nash County Emergency Services will offer a new academy to prepare people to become emergency dispatchers.