Breaking News: Judge orders Edgecombe to re-hire former DSS chief (Marva Scott) – Rocky Mount Telegram

In response: Remember this The DCN broke this story on October 29, 2012: Marva Scott Edgecombe County Social Services Director Sources Say She Won The Lawsuit Against Edgecombe County. Here we go again another lawsuit in Edgecombe County. Damn I remember when some of these same Edgecombe County Board of Commissioners were involved in another lawsuit.…Read more Breaking News: Judge orders Edgecombe to re-hire former DSS chief (Marva Scott) – Rocky Mount Telegram

Marva Scott Edgecombe County Social Services Director Sources Say She Won The Lawsuit Against Edgecombe County

Marva Scott was fired by the Edgecombe County Social Services. Sources say Scott appealed the case and she won. I wonder how much money will they have to pay her in back pay and the cost of legal fees that were spent trying to fire Scott. Anyone has any information they would like to share?…Read more Marva Scott Edgecombe County Social Services Director Sources Say She Won The Lawsuit Against Edgecombe County

Marva Scott fired after 73-day suspension – Daily Southerner

TARBORO — What started as a 30-day suspension for Edgecombe County Department of Social Services Director Marva G. Scott has finally turned into termination. The Daily Southerner has learned that Scott was terminated by the five-member Social Services Board effective March 1 — after being suspended last Dec. 19 for what was described as a…Read more Marva Scott fired after 73-day suspension – Daily Southerner

Marva Scott fired after 73-day suspension – Daily Southerner

TARBORO — What started as a 30-day suspension for Edgecombe County Department of Social Services Director Marva G. Scott has finally turned into termination. The Daily Southerner has learned that Scott was terminated by the five-member Social Services Board effective March 1 — after being suspended last Dec. 19 for what was described as a…Read more Marva Scott fired after 73-day suspension – Daily Southerner

Final Decision Order Granting Petitioner’s Motion For Summary Judgment Back Pay And Attorney Fees Marva G. Scott Edgecombe County Social Services Director

Response: Now this is an interesting read. After reading this I wonder why would they consider appealing this case against Scott because it appears they had no documentation to justify their mess. If I am correct I don’t think they nor the petitioner can add anymore to this case if there is such an appeal.…Read more Final Decision Order Granting Petitioner’s Motion For Summary Judgment Back Pay And Attorney Fees Marva G. Scott Edgecombe County Social Services Director

Tarboro NC: County loses Scott appeal – The Daily Southerner

Response: Don’t understand why they thought they would win anyway. This was just crazy as heck to continue to appeal this case instead of admitting to a mistake had taken place. It is sad that some folks allow emotions to get in the way of following policies and procedures. TARBORO — Edgecombe County lost its…Read more Tarboro NC: County loses Scott appeal – The Daily Southerner

Judge orders DSS director Scott back to work – Daily Southerner

TARBORO — Marva Scott resumed her duties as the director of the Edgecombe County Department of Social Services (DSS) on Monday following a court ruling earlier in the day. “Mrs. Scott looks forward to resuming her service to the people of Edgecombe County without further disruption or cost to the community,” said Scott’s lawyer, Kyle…Read more Judge orders DSS director Scott back to work – Daily Southerner

Judge rules to reinstate Scott as DSS director – Daily Southerner

TARBORO — Marva Scott, who was terminated as director of the Edgecombe County Department of Social Services (DSS) last Feb. 29, has her job back. On Dec. 20, A North Carolina Administrative Law Judge Augustus B. Elkins II ruled that Scott, be reinstated after he failed to find “just cause” for Scott’s termination.  The case…Read more Judge rules to reinstate Scott as DSS director – Daily Southerner

An Open Letter To The Edgecombe County Public Schools Board Members In Reference To The Suspension Of Craig Harris Principal Of SouthWest Edgecombe High School After The Graduation Mess

First of all let me do an overview of how I see per the facts as I see them what lead up to the suspension of Craig Harris Principal SouthWest Edgecombe after he withheld a student diploma on Friday June 9, 2017. On the following Thursday June 15, 2017 Mr. Harris was suspended and it…Read more An Open Letter To The Edgecombe County Public Schools Board Members In Reference To The Suspension Of Craig Harris Principal Of SouthWest Edgecombe High School After The Graduation Mess

Edgecombe County Sheriff Appointment The DCN News Blog Online TV Can Not Support Former Detective Larry Woodley

I had been hearing Larry Woodley name floating around that he was going to seek the Sheriff Appointment. On last Wednesday Woodley called me because he said he had read the article in the newspaper about the Sheriff Forum. He said he had spoken to a commissioner and they had already made up their mind.…Read more Edgecombe County Sheriff Appointment The DCN News Blog Online TV Can Not Support Former Detective Larry Woodley

Video/Photos: Tarboro NC – Edgecombe County Board of Education History In The Making 4- 3 Black Majority Monday July 14, 2014 6:30 PM

The DCN was present to witness the swearing in of recently elected Marva Scott and re-elected board members Ann Kent, Evelyn Wilson and Dr. Evelyn Johnson. Kent was re-elected as board chair and Wilson re-elected as vice chair. I find it quite interesting that Faye Taylor former school board member that resigned her seat on…Read more Video/Photos: Tarboro NC – Edgecombe County Board of Education History In The Making 4- 3 Black Majority Monday July 14, 2014 6:30 PM

Elections Congrats Primary 2014

Congrats to the following candidates Edgecombe County Races Sheriff James L. Knight whipped that guy – Will have opposition in November Knight defeats challenger in Edgecombe County sheriff race School Board Marva Scott defeated John Edmondson – Final – Scott will have no opposition in November Challenger wins Edgecombe County school board seat Congressman G.K.…Read more Elections Congrats Primary 2014

Video/Photo: Edgecombe County Manager Lorenzo Carmon Was Told To Address Social Services NC Fast Food & Nutrition Issue But Did He Really?

I have been hearing a lot about the NC Fast issue as it relates to the Food and Nutrition Program and that there was a request to hire some temporary workers to help out. Well this is what I got out of the meeting. It appears that at the last meeting the board discussed about…Read more Video/Photo: Edgecombe County Manager Lorenzo Carmon Was Told To Address Social Services NC Fast Food & Nutrition Issue But Did He Really?

Evans discusses children health with Board of Education – Daily Southerner

TARBORO — Chronic diseases, Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD’s) and teen pregnancy. Those are some of the health issues facing students in Edgecombe County Public Schools. Eric Evans, Edgecombe County Human Services Director and Assistant County Manager, talked about those health concerns in a presentation at Monday board of education meeting. Evans told the board he…Read more Evans discusses children health with Board of Education – Daily Southerner