Obituary – Joseph Edward Williams Tarboro NC

Script.: Read Eccles. 3 and know, “To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven” 

Song: The Storm Is Over Now – Kirk Franklin

My condolences goes out to Brenda Sue and the entire family of the late Joseph Edward Williams. I met Joe years back in the 80’s while working at Glenoit Mills Inc. Joe went to work at Honeywell Inc. and I went to work there shortly after. Joe was the same from the 1st time I met him until I seen him on this past Sunday at St. James Temple while I was videoing Women’s Day.

Tarboro, North Carolina

Mr. Joseph Edward Williams, 59, died Thursday, July 13, 2017 at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital. Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later by Dickens Funeral Service, Inc. of Tarboro, North Carolina. (Read more)


Viewing – 2 PM – 6 PM Friday July 21 Dickens Funeral Home

Funeral – 12 AM Saturday July 22 St. James Temple McNair Road Tarboro NC

Breaking News: Sources say the Princeville Town Commissioners fired the Town Manager Daniel Geralds today

Sources say the Princeville Town Commissioners fired the Town Manager Daniel Geralds today during a special called meeting. I received the meeting notice late this evening but I worked on my real job til 5:30 so I didn’t make it.

Stay tuned hopefully will get more information soon.


Incumbents file for re-election – Rocky Mount Telegram

The Watch Dog response: Wow interesting who are running for the town of Tarboro mayoral race, the appointee will have a challenger and also the seat that the late Taro Knight held. The appointee will have to run against 2 more candidates. In the town of Princeville the current mayor has opposition. The filing period is still open so therefore there may be more to file.

Several Twin Counties candidates, mostly incumbents, have filed to run for municipal elections this fall.

It’s been a mixed bag so far: Busy in Edgecombe County and slow in Nash County, according to Jerry Spruell and John Kearney, the elections directors for those respective counties.

“I think the filing has been very active so far for the first week,” Spruell said. “I do expect more filings within the last six days.” (Read more)