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Evans' work featured at The Art Room

Nelle Hayes has a knack for finding beautiful art where few would think to look.The owner of The Art Room downtown featured an exhibition of paintings by Hazel Worthington in January.

  • Go Guide July 25

    TodayFantasy Football CampECU Football coaches including head coach Ruffin McNeill will hold their annual men’s fantasy camp beginning at 9 a.m. today.

  • After hours July 25

    5TH STREET DISTILLERY annex: 120 and 122 E. Fifth St. Wednesday-Saturday: DJ. A.J. Mcmurphy’s: 1914 Turnbury Drive. 355-7956. Tuesday: Blues night.

  • Arts datebook July 25

    The Art RoomAn exhibition of paintings by Willie Evans will be featured at The Art Room through Aug. 22.The Art Room is at 403 Evans St. Call 341-4119.

  • Movie capsules July 25

    Capsules of movies playing at local theaters.

  • Rhoades: Johansson an action star in ‘Lucy’

    Sure, we’d be happy just listening to the computerized purr of her voice in “Her.” But there’s a physical side to Scarlett Johansson too.

Games galore at Elm Street

Thursday morning’s thunderstorms forced Brian Weingartz to do something he rarely does — nothing.

  • Newton, Hardy ready for practice

    CHARLOTTE — Pro Bowlers Cam Newton and Greg Hardy will be ready to practice when the Carolina Panthers take the field for the start of training camp tonight.

  • NCAA director defends system

    INDIANAPOLIS — Jonathan Duncan understands that a perfect NCAA enforcement division won’t catch every cheater in college sports.

  • Greenville squad takes title

    WASHINGTON — Jake Rogers’ power at the plate helped Greenville get to the Babe Ruth Baseball 13-year-old eastern North Carolina state championship game, and Rogers’ pitching on Wednesday helped Greenville win the title.

  • Alzheimer’s forces Bowlen to step down

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Even as dementia began to rob him of some of his fondest memories over the past few years, Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen reported to work every day to oversee multimillion-dollar upgrades to the team’s training facilities and roster.

  • U.S. women shooting for Crown

    OWINGS MILLS, Md. — The inaugural International Crown is unique for what it isn’t.

Reflector editorial cartoons

The Daily Reflector will feature political cartoons from in-house artist Dave Irwin on each Sunday's editorial page.

  • National Editorial: Internet rules

    Large corporations can’t always be trusted to do the right thing. But neither can governments.

  • Letter: Lawsuit against Obama valid

    In a recent letter to the Public Forum, the writer references the Republican effort to sue Obama for trying to do his job “without the help of Congress.” That is exactly the point.

  • Letter: Liberalism leads to mediocrity

    The issue I hold with the contemporary liberal mindset is that it does not discern — draw distinctions.

  • Gannon: Offshore drilling ahead

    Decades from now, when school children in North Carolina look back on 2014, they might hear about the massive coal ash spill into the Dan River and subsequent legislation requiring cleanup of Duke Energy coal ash ponds.

  • Editorial: Privately shaping schools

    The North Carolina Public School Forum met in Greenville on Tuesday to discuss with public officials and candidates for public office pressing issues regarding public education.

Burns: Perilous path of free speech

A young Palestinian from Greenville is demonstrating what it is to be an American by advocating for a cause that many don’t support.

  • Clark: Assistants belong in classroom

    State legislators continued to push pieces around their gameboards this week, attempting to negotiate an end to this year’s budget-wrangling session.

  • Rutledge: Saving the tuna

    When I rented my first apartment many years ago, I had my mother write down recipes for the dishes she had raised me on.

  • Speller: Value in relationships

    Two events in my life last week were a celebration of relationships and how being involved in one another’s lives is so rewarding.

  • Storm: Technology's high price

    As someone who uses technology every day — during both my work and leisure hours — I like to think I have a keen appreciation of its value.

  • Peele: Split rumors resurface

    The rumor mill is turning once more.

Innovators drawn to 'Shark Tank'

The line of nearly 400 people in Greenville on Thursday — which wrapped around Third Street across from the Pitt County Courthouse to the Fourth Street entrance of The Martinsborough — was not for a political rally or protest group.

  • Young innovators show work

    After about two weeks of fine-tuning ideas for inventions to solve common problems, a group of middle school students showed off their hard work and even caught the attention of a network TV show.

  • Residents emphasize river access

    For the third and final time, Greenville residents turned out to tell city-hired consultants that they wanted improved access to the Tar River.

  • Suddenlink moving TCM

    For many local Suddenlink cable television subscribers who never tire of watching reruns of “Casablanca” on Turner Classic Movies, the film’s classic line soon might be, “Here’s not looking at you, kid.” TCM fans and all Suddenlink customers have learned that, beginning Aug. 14, the channel that features hundreds of classic movies is moving to a special package of movie channels at an additional cost of $8 per month.

  • Cape Look comment period extended

    The comment period has been extended on a proposal for managing off-road vehicle use at Cape Lookout National Seashore, U.S. Rep. Walter Jones announced on Wednesday.

  • Storm causes outages, flooding

    Thursday’s thunderstorms caused street flooding in Ayden and power outages in parts of eastern Pitt County.

Crime: Vehicle break-ins investigated

The Greenville Police Department is investigating several recent vehicle break-ins in the Tucker Estates neighborhood, according to reports issued on Tuesday.

  • Crime: Electronics stolen

    Property valued at $2,710 was stolen during a break-in in which someone climbed through a window to enter a residence, the Greenville Police Department reported.

  • Ayden police investigate shooting

    Ayden police are investigating a shooting incident in which the victim drove himself to the hospital shortly after 6 p.m. Wednesday, the police department reported.

  • Ayden Police investigating shooting

    Ayden police are investigating a shooting where the victim drove himself to the hospital shortly after 6 p.m. Wednesday, the police department reported.

  • Crime: Man cut by girlfriend

    A 56-year-old Farmville man suffered minor injuries Tuesday when his girlfriend cut him with a knife, the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office reported.

  • SHP Reports: One hurt in Black Jack

    A three-vehicle wreck injured one person and caused $21,000 in damage after a woman failed to yield at a stop sign near Black Jack, the State Highway Patrol reported.

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