The Big Paw Project is in Greenville and it's creating Bright Friday to kick off the holiday season.
The UNC System and ECU trustees have announced the formation of a chancellor search committee.
Craven community college is hoping to spread the spirit of the holiday season by giving back to those that need a little extra help. They've created the "Giving Tree."
Volunteers are needed for a program that brings a merry Christmas to families in need.
A special ceremony was held Friday at the Pitt County Courthouse to honor the service of two judges. People packed a superior court room to see portraits unveiled for two judges, the Honorable Judge Gwynett Hillburn and Honorable Judge David Leech.
Counseling services at ECU have increased so much that their Center for Counseling and Student Development is booked for the rest of the year. Many students will have to wait until January to get an appointment.
The rental community where Ronald Wayne White lived said his body was discovered by maintenance personnel responding to a service issue at his apartment.
12-year-old Jonathan Jones is colorblind and has never been able to imagine how vivid the world must be. That changed when his school principal, who is also colorblind, let him try on his special glasses.
A woman called 911 for help as she saw her mother being beaten and pretended to order a pizza, a discrete plot to alert emergency services that something was wrong. The quick-thinking operator caught on after a few questions and managed to get the information needed to send police -- where a man was arrested on a domestic violence charge.
Inyoung You pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the suicide death of her boyfriend, Alexander Urtula. Prosecutors allege she was physically, verbally and psychologically abusive to him and repeatedly told him to kill himself but messages obtained by The Boston Globe suggest she tried to stop him.
"This is the wrong number to order a pizza," the dispatcher said, then added shortly after, "I’m getting you now, OK. ... The guy still there?"