February 18, 2019

What started out as a mission trip to help others turned into a learning experience of a lifetime for two Edgecombe Community College students.

Connor Massey and LeighAnn Champagne spent a week in November in the Dominican Republic as part of a trip set up by Suzi Shippen-Wagner, their Surgical…

ECC pays tribute to former leader

February 16, 2019

The Biotechnology and Medical Simulation Center on the Rocky Mount campus of Edgecombe Community College now has a new name. 

The Lamm Building, as it is now known, was recently named after former ECC President Deborah L. Lamm, who retired in May 2018 after 14 years at the helm of…

ECC honors health care graduates

February 10, 2019

Graduates of Health Occupations programs at Edgecombe Community College recently were honored by college staff, family, and friends during the annual Health Occupations Recognition Ceremony.

More than 200 students completed programs in Community Health Coach, Introduction to Direct Care, Direct…

First ‘scholar teachers’ set to move on

January 28, 2019

The Edgecombe County Public Schools Scholar Teacher Program will see its first graduates head off to college in the fall with a commitment to come home once college is over.

The innovative grow-your-own teacher program was approved by the Edgecombe County Board of Education in February 2017 and…