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2 hrs ago | GwdToday.com

Lynnda Waters - Greenwood

Lynnda Crouch Waters, 74, resident 0f 117 Morrow Road, loving wife of B. Frank Waters, died Sunday, September 14, 2014 at her home with her husband and daughter by her side. Born in Danville, VA., March 13, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Rev.

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4 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

Jennifer Simmons named Onslow County Outstanding Secondary Math Teacher

The secondary award is given every other year by NCCTM. Candidates were solicited from each high school.

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9 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

ECU students earn scholarships

A group of East Carolina University students have earned College of Education scholarships and awards for the 2014-2015 school year.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

The City Wire

A primer on Iraq's troubled history

Editor's note: This commentary is part of a collaboration between the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith and The City Wire to deliver an ongoing series of political-based essays and reports. Dr. Eric Baker joined the UAFS faculty in 2008 and has a doctorate in political science from the University of Florida.

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Burlington Times News

Yarbrough-Rounsavall

Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Yarbrough of Burlington announce the engagement of their daughter, Leigh Elizabeth Yarbrough, to Michael Charles Rounsavall, son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Rounsavall of Burlington. Miss Yarbrough is the granddaughter of Jerry Payne of Burlington and the late Nancy Hall Payne, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Herman Yarbrough.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Island Gazette Newspaper Online

AG Cooper Kicks Off Effort To Educate NC College Consumers

RALEIGH, N.C. : September 10th, 2014 - Attorney General Roy Cooper today kicked off an effort to help college students learn to be smarter consumers with an educational tour that includes visits to six North Carolina colleges and universities.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

BayStreet.ca

'69 Mustang Was Foundation For Wilmington Man's Success

Horsham, PA / myprgenie.com / ACCESSWIRE / September 11, 2014 / Growing up in Maryland, Ron Thayer remembers working on cars at home in the garage with his dad, who was a car enthusiast. He also fondly remembers one of his best birthday presents, the 1969 Mustang his grandmother gave him when he turned 16. The Mustang was 16 years old and Ron, with his father's help, spent countless hours working on it.

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WITN

9/11 Remembrance Services Across The East

Thursday marks the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks made on the two World Trade Center buildings in New York. In honor of the fallen victims of the tragedy, many places in the east will be holding remembrance services.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

WITN

Teacher of the Week: Karmee Davis Of Pitt County

The teacher of the week for September 10 is Karmee Davis, a fourth grade teacher at Creekside Elementary in Pitt County. She received her BS in Elementary Education from East Carolina University with a concentration in mathematics.

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The Times-Delphic

Future Islands brings new wave elements to Des Moines concert

They are an East Coast group that got its start at East Carolina University in 2006, beginning with a few self-released singles and EPs. They sound like 90s grunge meets 80s synth-pop, with a few new wave elements.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Burlington Times News

Around the schools: New assistant principals named

Elicia Limer comes to E.M. Holt from Rockingham County Schools, where she was an elementary school assistant principal. Her teaching career goes back to 2000, and she has worked in Alamance-Burlington Schools before, including Newlin and Eastlawn elementary schools.

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WITN

POLICE: ECU Student Makes Up Robbery Hoping Parents Would Send More Money

Police say an East Carolina University student made up being robbed, hoping that his parents would send him more money from home. Police say just after midnight Tuesday morning they were sent to the BB&T Bank on Evans Street where Ritch told them he was robbed at gunpoint.

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Jacksonville Daily News

Croatan Group hosts program

A program to be held this month in Carteret County will feature an East Carolina University professor known for his research of North Carolina's changing coastal system.

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Related Topix: Carteret County, NC, Morehead City, NC

Mon Sep 08, 2014

WRAL.com

Veteran educator named Cumberland teacher of the year

Myra Dunham, a language arts teacher at John Griffin Middle School, was named during the district's annual banquet at the Embassy Suites Fayetteville/Fort Bragg. Dunham, a national board certified teacher, has been named the district's teacher of the year and teacher of the month before, officials said.

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Jacksonville Daily News

Scholarships awarded

Mrs. Almita S.R. Woods Scholarships were awarded to: Jonathan Nowlin, son of Robert and Kathy Nowlin.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

Richmond County Daily Journal

Page, Fortune to wed

John Martin Page and Tracey Altman Page of Rockingham announce the engagement of their daughter, Jordan Leigh Page, to Christopher Aaron Fortune, son of Chris and Jean Fortune of Pine Knoll Shores, N.C. Ms. Page, a graduate of East Carolina University, is employed by Brunswick County Schools as a science teacher at Leland Middle School.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Kinston Free Press

Three classroom veterans in running for Teacher of Year

Three teachers with a combined 45 years experience are finalists for 2014 Teacher of the Year honors for Lenoir County Public Schools. Mary Beth Moye, a second-grade teacher at Banks Elementary School; Keith Neal, a history teacher at Kinston High School; and Tarrus J. Carr, a high school teacher at Lenoir County Learning Academy were selected Wednesday from among the 18 teachers previously named Teacher of the Year at his or her school.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

WITN

ECU Journalism Professor Knows The Dangers Of Overseas Reporting

The beheading of two American journalists in the Middle East has been a horrific scene played out on video and an East Carolina University journalism professor understands what it's like to report in hostile countries. Dr. Cindy Elmore spent four years in Kosovo and Bosnia in 1996 to 2000 as a reporter for Stars and Stripes when the U.S. went there to investigate the genocide of the Serbian people.

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Bladen Journal

Pait adds hours at Clarkton clinic

In addition to providing care at Southeastern Medical Clinic Bladenboro on Thursdays and Fridays, Physician Assistant Heather W. Pait is also treating patients at Southeastern Health Center Clarkton on Mondays and Tuesdays beginning Septe. 8. Pait earned a bachelor's degree in physician assistant studies at East Carolina University in Greenville and a master's degree in health science from Duke University, both in 2003.

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Related Topix: Clarkton, NC, Bladenboro, NC, Greenville, NC

Jacksonville Daily News

McCloud graduates from ECU

Maria McCloud, daughter of Lewis and Rosalita McCloud of Hubert recently graduated magna cum laude from East Carolina University with a bachelor of music degree during May, 2014 commencements.

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