April 11, 2018

Edgecombe Community College’s Practical Nursing program was recently ranked  No. 6 in the state after receiving a perfect score by a national nursing advocacy organization.

The top nine schools on the Practicalnursing.org list received a 100 percent score, and Edgecombe Community College…

ECC Honor Society wins 13 awards

April 04, 2018

Edgecombe Community College’s student honor society won 13 awards at the recent Phi Theta Kappa Carolinas Regional Convention.

Three students and Advisor Tamara Frank-Pourvady represented ECC’s chapter, Alpha Omega Nu, at the annual convention held March 9-11 in Myrtle Beach, SC. At…

Artsplosion celebrates student talent

March 30, 2018

Roughly 200 Edgecombe County Public Schools students displayed their many and varied talents this week during the school district’s annual Artsplosion event. 

The school district hosted a Variety Fest on Monday, followed by a Choral Fest on Tuesday and Band Fest on Thursday. All of…

Tarboro JROTC earns high rating

March 30, 2018

The Tarboro High School Air Force Junior ROTC instructors and cadets earned the highest attainable rating of "Exceeds Standards" during their recent evaluation.

This rating is reserved for the top 2 percent of Air Force JROTC unites world-wide. Maj.David Wilson and Master Sgt. Robert Garrett have…