April 24, 2019

The spring exhibition in the gallery at the Blount-Bridgers House will feature Mexican-American artist Cornelio Campos.

A collection of recent studio works by the painter will be exhibited through May 30 with a reception in the gallery from 6-7:30 p.m. on May 2 sponsored by Edgecombe Arts.


Master Gardeners to hold annual plant sale

April 24, 2019

The Edgecombe County Extension Master Gardener volunteers will be holding its annual plant sale from 9 a.m. to noon on May 4 in the auditorium of the Edgecombe County Administration Building.

Hundreds of your favorite plants will be available including perennials, annuals, vegetables, herbs, shrubs…

Choral society to present 'portrait of America'

March 28, 2019

The Tarboro Choral Society will join forces with two of Edgecombe County’s outstanding performers in presenting “A Portrait of America in Song and Poetry” at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Howard Memorial Presbyterian Church.

Concert music will portray life in America from its rich…

Hickory shad tourney a big success

March 27, 2019

The magic of hickory shad tournament week is something to be treasured.

For more than 15 years, we have looked forward to the month of March Shadness, peaking gloriously with the Tarboro Association of Saltwater Sportsman’s Annual Hickory Shad Tournament. Although we missed fishing due to…