October 16, 2019

Edgecombe County Public Schools recently named Lauren Lampron, principal of W.A. Patillo Middle School, as the district’s 2019-20 Principal of the Year.

Valerie Bridges, superintendent of Edgecombe County Public Schools, said Lampron exemplifies the qualities needed in a good principal.…

School districts celebrate principals

October 14, 2019

Local school districts are celebrating the important contributions principals bring to the school district and the community.

Hugh Scott, principal of Southern Nash High School, also serves as the president of the Nash-Rocky Mount Principal and Assistant Principal Association, which is an affiliate…

School closing studies set to proceed

October 12, 2019

NASHVILLE — The Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education earlier this week unanimously approved the recommendation to conduct a School Closing Study for Cedar Grove Elementary School, Red Oak Elementary School and Swift Creek Elementary School as prescribed by North Carolina law.


Tarboro school placed on soft lockdown

October 08, 2019

North East Carolina Prep School officials placed the school on a soft lockdown Monday morning after live rounds of ammunition were found on campus.

“They found .22-caliber rounds in the parking lot, so they went into soft lockdown,” said Tarboro Chief of Police Jesse Webb.

An email sent…