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Tarboro, North Carolina is located in Edgecombe County. Zip codes in Tarboro, NC include 27886. The median home price in Tarboro is $112,000 which is roughly $60/per square foot. More Tarboro information.

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Local news for Tarboro, NC continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | Business Journal

Audit: Tarboro manager used tax money for wetsuits, guns and Apple Store

The former Tarboro town manager spent more than $450,000 of town money at stores like Bass Pro Shops , Boater's World and the Apple Store that "violated purchasing policies and exceeded the scope of his duties," according to a state audit on Tarboro spending released Tuesday .

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3 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

Audit: Ex-Tarboro manager siphoned off town funds

A state audit has determined that the former manager in Tarboro siphoned off more than $450,000 in taxpayer funds to provide himself with unapproved benefits and to buy personal items unrelated to his job.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

North East Prep adds new classrooms, students

North East Carolina Prep School first-year teacher Valerie Davis, left, and second-year teacher Jessica Huennekens perform a multiple intelligences brain break structure exercise during a teacher training session Tuesday at the school in Tarboro.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Kelly Services Job Fair Friday July

Kelly Services Job Fair Friday July 25th 9AM - 3PM Don't want to wait for the job fair? No problem! Call us today and we will email the application to you! Every day, Kelly Services connects professionals with opportunities to advance their careers.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

New cafe to open downtown

Lynn Jones, owner of Main Street Cafe II, takes a moment Friday to think about what she needs to do to put the finishing touches on her new cafe on Tarboro Street.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Tarboro council remains mum on Noble investigation

TARBORO The Town Council emerged from a 45-minute closed session Monday and approved a response to a report from the state auditor's office investigation of former Town Manager Sam Noble.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

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Willingham wins runoff for NC House seat next year

Willingham of Rocky Mount won nearly 52 percent of the vote in unofficial returns to beat R. B. "Rusty" Holderness of Tarboro in their runoff election on Tuesday.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Tarboro police arrest two suspects in vehicle break-ins

Charles Steven Cook, 25, was charged with six counts each of breaking and entering a motor vehicle and larceny after breaking and entering, two counts of obtaining property under false pretenses and one count each of attempted obtaining property under false pretenses, larceny of a firearm and possession of a firearm by a felon.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Tarboro crowd relives memories at concert

Three years ago, Alfonsa Martinez had never cooked a biscuit in her life. Now she is the best biscuit-maker in the entire Biscuitville fast food chain.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Leta s make our voices heard on Election Day

Eligible voters in Edgecombe and Martin counties have 13 hours to head to the polls Tuesday to cast their vote in a second primary election for the N.C. House District 23 seat.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Warehouse Specialist

Warehouse Specialist Murphy-Brown LLC is accepting applications for the position of Warehouse Leader to work in Tarboro, NC.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Tarboro council hears report on ex-town manager's expenditures

State and town investigations into travel and expense records and purchasing practices of former Town Manager Sam Noble continued Monday during a meeting of the Tarboro Town Council.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Zombie trilogy moves actor onto silver screen

Carl Avondale finds himself transformed into a zombie in the upcoming horror movie 'Test Group,' now being filmed in Atlanta.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Concert continues summer series

Milton Bullock, a longtime member of The Platters, will perform this weekend in the latest installment of the 2nd Saturday series in Tarboro.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Runoff offers a second look at candidates

Early voting is under way for the runoff primary between N.C. House District 23 candidates Shelly Willingham and R.B. "Rusty" Holderness, giving qualifying residents of Edgecombe and Martin counties plenty of opportunities to cast their ballots before Election Day.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Life on the stage helps keep actor young

Seventy-five years later, Haislip - now 87 - helped the Tar River Players celebrate the classic film's silver anniversary in a stage version of the family favorite.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Spring Hope Enterprise

RM license plate agency closed

The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles announced Tuesday that it has closed its usually crowded Rocky Mount License Plate Agency on Stone Rose Drive until further notice because of the death of one of its operators.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Tarboro man charged with larceny in home-repair scam

Milton Ray Draughn, 58, was charged with felony larceny. He was jailed in Halifax County under a $2,000 secured bond.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Suspected drug dealers nabbed after brief car chase, wreck

Two suspected opiate traffickers were jailed Friday following an undercover drug deal and a short chase that ended when the suspects rammed a patrol car.

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Business Journal

SunEnergy1 chosen as contractor on Duke Energy solar projects

SunEnergy1 CEO Kenny Habul says the price Dominion will pay for power from his solar farm is a key factor in financing the project.

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