August 09, 2019

Edgecombe Community College soon will complete construction on its Center for Innovation, college officials said.

The college received $7,277,875 as a result of the passage of the Connect NC bond, which was approved in 2016. About $4.5 million of that money was set aside for construction of the…

Charter school purchases property

August 08, 2019

TARBORO — North East Carolina Prep School has made a move that allowed the Tarboro charter school to buy the buildings and property it previously leased from Utah-based Highmark School Development.

The move will save the school about $30,000 per month, or $2.52 million over the seven-year…

ECC to offer new drones program

August 06, 2019

This fall, Edgecombe Community College will launch a unique certificate program in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Drones).

ECC will be the only community college in the state to offer the program.

The new Drone certificate will be available through the College’s Geospatial Technology program and…

ECC to offer auto body repair program

July 28, 2019

A quick internet search shows that auto body repair and collision jobs are readily available both locally and nationwide.

With advanced certification offered at Edgecombe Community College, job seekers can write their own ticket.

“Our graduates are guaranteed employment if they walk out of…