Hose leaks on school bus, sending students to hospital
A hose on a Pitt County school bus burst Monday morning, sending a few middle school students to a hospital, an official said.
Wed May 15, 2013
Police: Greenville break-in suspect arrested in California
With help from the Pitt County Sheriff's Office, Greenville Police said they have arrested a break-in suspect who fled to California when he heard he was wanted.
Tue May 14, 2013
Pitt County couple faces murder for hire charges
The Daily Reflector of Greenville reports that 65-year-old John Alton Moore Jr. and 59-year-old Edelmira Najera Nichols of Fountain have been accused of trying to hire someone to kill two family members.
Mon May 13, 2013
Pitt Sheriff's Office Looking For Deadbeat Parents
The Pitt County Sheriff's Office kicked off "Operation Support Your Child", an effort to aggressively collect overdue child support from delinquent parents.
Deputies: Mom lied about kidnapping, sparked false Amber Alert
A Lincoln County woman is facing charges after deputies say she lied about her young daughter being kidnapped, sparking a statewide Amber Alert.
Washington County Substitute Teacher Accused Of Biting Ex-Girlfriend's Ear
Pitt County deputies have charged Twyman Arnold with maiming without malice, assault on a female and kidnapping.
Sun May 12, 2013
Pitt County Woman Charged With Taking Indecent Liberties With A Child
Pitt County Detention Center officials say that 57-year-old Debra Schultis was brought in by the Sheriff's Office around 12:37 Sunday morning.
Fri May 10, 2013
College student held on desertion charge
An East Carolina University student is in custody after authorities discovered he was wanted on a federal warrant for deserting the military.
Thu May 09, 2013
Pitt County Night Court Now In Session Every Thursday
Court has gone nocturnal in Pitt County. The courthouse held it's first session of night court Thursday.
Greenville, N.C. auto parts plant to get 200 new jobs
A Japanese auto parts manufacturer plans to add more assembly lines and hire another 200 workers at an existing North Carolina factory by the end of 2016.
J.H. Rose Student Earns National Merit Scholarship
J.H. Rose senior Jordan Frazier is the only student in Pitt County, and one of just 68 in the state, to earn the $2,500 scholarship.
Statutory Rape Suspect In Onslow County Faces New Charges In Pitt County
We're working to get more information about a man facing child sex crimes and other charges in two counties in the east.
Greenville Man Arrested On Military Desertion Charges
We're working to get more information about a man locked up in a local jail on the unusual charge of being a military deserter.
Two Pitt County shootings reported within 12 minutes
Pitt County deputies and police are on the scene of two separate shootings reported within 12 minutes of each other.
Wed May 08, 2013
Bear traps Pitt County woman and child in van
A Pitt County woman said she and her daughter were trapped in their minivan because a black bear was rummaging through the trash in their yard.
Advanced manufacturing jobs coming to Greenville
According to Decker, ASMO will be investing $50 million to bring 200 more jobs to its Greenville plant on Sugg Parkway.
Kinston Free Press
Suspect in armed robberies arrested
On Tuesday members of the Kinston Department of Public Safety arrested a suspect wanted in connection with two armed robberies.
Police Seeking Info In Assault During Dogwood Festival
Police in one Pitt County town are asking for information from the public to help them solve an assault that happened during a festival two weeks ago.
Tue May 07, 2013
Train traffic to be resolved
The North Carolina Department of Transportation is moving the rail yard from its current location off Arlington Boulevard, to a spot on the outskirts of Greenville.
Pitt County Sheriff's Office Warns Of Cell Phone Contact Stealing Scam
There's another phone scam that's asking you to give up your bank account information to receive money from the government.