September 21, 2017

Two seniors at North East Carolina Prep School have been nominated for the Morehead-Cain Scholarship to attend the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in the fall.

Caroline Barrett and Bryce Coggin have been nominated for the prestigious four-year scholarship.

Barrett is the daughter James…

Law Enforcement Association donates to ECC Foundation

September 15, 2017

The Edgecombe County Law Enforcement Association has presented the Edgecombe Community College Foundation with a donation of nearly $30,000.

The gift will support scholarships for qualified students enrolled in Basic Law Enforcement Training at ECC.

BLET School Director Bernie Taylor said the funds…

ECC English instructor receives prestigious teaching award

September 08, 2017

Carole Mehle, English/humanities instructor at Edgecombe Community College, has been awarded the 2017-18 Keihin Endowed Faculty Chair.

The chair was endowed by Keihin Carolina System Technology through a $100,000 gift in 2007, and it rewards excellence in teaching.

“Thank you so much for this…

ECC trustee named to state board

September 07, 2017

Gloria Wiggins-Hicks, a member of the Board of Trustees at Edgecombe Community College, has been named to the executive board of the N.C. Association of Community College Trustees.

She is retired community relations manager of Cummins Rocky Mount Engine Plant.

The N.C. Association of Community…