Breaking News – Steve Hoard resigns from Town Council – Source: The Daily Southerner

Dr. Steve Hoard has resigned from Tarboro Town Council "with deep regret," citing personal and health issues in a one-paragraph letter to Mayor Donald Morris. (Read more)


Northern Connector to be named after Betts – Source: The Rocky Mount Telegram

The Northern Connector Highway that is under construction in Rocky Mount will be named after a man who heavily lobbied for the project. (Paid Content)

Note: This comes as no surprise to me. Curmilus Dancy II – DCN Publisher

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Thomas Betts

Pinetops And Sharpsburg Drawn Out Of Congressman G.K. Butterfield’s District

It appears Pinetops and Sharpsburg will be drawn out of the 1st Congressional District. This mapping thing is getting more interesting day by day. It is sad how counties are being split.

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Democrats assail redrawn congressional districts

Shelly Willingham and Attorney Charles Rountree replaces Rev. Asbury Batchelor and Jackie King as the Democratic members on the Edgecombe County Board of Elections

The Edgecombe County Democratic Party Executive Committee chose to replace Rev. Asbury Batchelor and Jackie King both Democrats to head the Edgecombe County Board of Elections. The State Board of Elections has confirmed the appointment of Shelly Willingham and Attorney Charles Rountree.

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New Board Members Sworn In – The Daily Southerner