Edgecombe County – Johnston County personnel join search in Edgecombe County

A search and rescue team from Johnston County joined Edgecombe County authorities Wednesday in searching a rural area near N.C. Highway 33.

The joint effort took place in an area near where the body of Taraha Nicholson was found in March. Nicholson is one of five Rocky Mount women who authorities say were reported missing and were later discovered slain within a 10-mile radius since 2005. (WRAL)

See related:

Murdered/Missing Women in Rocky Mount NC

Edgecombe County Board of Elections Meeting Tuesday September 15, 2009

 

Edgecombe County

 Board of Elections Meeting

September 15, 2009

AGENDA

5:00 P.M.

 

1)      MEETING CALLED TO ORDER

 

2)      PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

3)      ADOPTION OF AGENDA                                                                                                                                                                                                            

4)      APPROVE MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETING August 18,2009

 

5)      RECOGNITIONS AND PUBLIC COMMENTS

 

6)      DIRECTOR’S  REPORT

7)      OLD BUSINESS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ANNUAL TRAINING DISCUSSION

8)      NEW BUSINESS

                                                        i.      CALENDAR OF EVENTS

                                                      ii.      POLL-WORKER TRAINING SCHEDULE

                                                    iii.      CORRESPONDENCE      

 

NOTE:  Please register upon arrival to the meeting if you wish to speak. 

Limit Comments to 3 minutes.  There will be no feedback during the Board session.  If there is a need, we will follow up by phone or in writing.

Pinetops NC – Attention G. W. Carver Alumnus And Friends, Mr. Samuel A. Gilliam Will Be Inducted In The Twin county Hall Of Fame

Mr. Samuel A. Gilliam has been accepted for induction into Twin County Hall of fame. He was nominated by Leah S. Vines and The George Washington Carver Alumni Association. The induction ceremony for him and seven other inductees will be Thursday, Nov.19, 2009 in the Brown Auditorium at Nash Community College located at 522 Old Carriage Road. The cocktail hour begins at 6:30 and the ceremony at 7:00 P.M. The dress code is semi-formal.

Tickets will go on sale in October at the Rocky Mount Parks and Recreation and The Twin County Museum and Hall of Fame. The cost of individual seating is $30. To be seated with the Carver Alumni reserved tables the cost is $37.50  (eight per table/ $300 per table) Please contact Leah Vines for reserved seating.

Thank You,
Leah S. Vines