Monday, March 19, 2018

Governor aids backstop project at Northern Nash

March 19, 2018

Fans of Northern Nash baseball will be able to see the action through a different lens — or better yet, material.

The Knights, with the help of an ambitious and generous fundraising campaign supported by Gov. Roy Cooper, a 1975 Northern Nash graduate, made it possible for the school to…

State treasurer aims to combat health care costs

March 18, 2018

N.C. State Treasurer Dale Folwell stopped by the Telegram office on Thursday to talk about the state’s financial position, the growing cost of health care and what he plans to do to improve the state’s bottom line.

Since Folwell was elected in 2016, he has taken his responsibilities as…

Bird Park serves up beer, barbecue

March 18, 2018

SCOTLAND NECK — Sylvan Heights Bird Park brought together two of Eastern North Carolina's mainstays Saturday night: Craft beer and specialized barbecue. And tossed in an amazing assortment of exotic birds as a backdrop for a magical celebration on Saint Patrick's Day.

Last year the park threw…

Auction benefits Relay for Life

March 18, 2018

Good deals for a good cause could be found on Saturday at the Relay for Life Charity Auction.

Fishing poles, small appliances, portraits of Marilyn Monroe and London, a large Teddy Bear and just about everything else was auctioned off with the money going towards the fight against cancer. The event…