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ENC news: Pitt County Fair

It's time for carnival rides, fair food, entertainment, livestock shows and blue ribbons for locally grown produce and handmade crafts. The 98th annual Pitt County American Legion Agricultural Fair opens Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 5:30 p.m. and runs t...

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ENC news: Freeboot Fridays

 Freeboot Fridays, a series of free outdoor parties and pep rallies on the day before ECU's Saturday home football games, are being held again this year. The family friendly events take place in the city parking lot at Five Points Plaza, corner ...

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For sellers: 28 smart renovations

  Many home improvement projects will pay off when you put your home on the market. Not only will the renovations increase your home's selling price but they also make the house more attractive to potential buyers. To make the most imp...

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Great gift: Cool key chain

Inspired Life Heart Eyes Emoji key chainYou’ve purchased a new Greenville home — and you’ve got the keys to prove it.  Show them off on a fabulous decorative key chain!Some of the newer key chains have a clasp that allows them to double as...

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ENC news: Ayden Collard Festival

 The celebration of Pitt County's favorite leafy green vegetable will be held today through Saturday, Sept. 9 in Ayden. The Ayden Collard Festival features carnival rides and vendors, a parade, live entertainment and lots of other family fr...

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Home DIY: 16 things to do to prepare for a hurricane

 Hurricane Irma, one of the strongest Atlantic storms ever, is pounding the Caribbean and heading toward the United States. Although its path can't be accurately predicted by experts, there's a possibility that the storm will threaten eastern No...

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ENC news: ECU's new game day enhancements

 The ECU football game day experience at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium will be kicked up a notch this year, according to a press release from ECU Athletic Communications.  The Pirates will play their first home football game of the 2017 season...

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ENC news: Meet the Pirates Aug. 26

 Get geared up for the football season at Meet the Pirates, East Carolina University's preseason fan fest, on Saturday, Aug. 26. The annual public meet-and-greet with the football team, PeeDee the Pirate mascot, cheerleaders and other ECU a...

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ENC news: Winterville Watermelon Festival

 The Winterville Watermelon Festival kicks off with a pre-party Wednesday, Aug. 23, and continues through Saturday, Aug. 26. A Night of Celebration pre-party at Winterville Recreation Park, 324 Sylvania St., begins at 6 p.m. food from Chick...

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Home inspiration: 4 ideas for a modern bathroom

 This master bath designed by Los Angeles-based Studio Life.Style incorporates 4 of the hottest bathroom decor trends of 2017.Patterned tile: Transform an otherwise neutral space with tile that's both functional and fabulous. Consider it wa...

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ENC news: Outdoor Extravaganza

 Enjoy an evening outdoors with your family and friends at a local park this week to mark the end of summer vacation. Greenville, NC Recreation & Parks will sponsor an End of Summer Outdoor Extravaganza from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 1...

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ENC news: Doggie Pool Party

 You and your pet can cool off during the "dog days of summer" at Greenville, NC Recreation and Parks' annual Doggie Pool Party, from 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 13. The swim session, for pets and their people, will be held at the Greenville Comm...

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For sellers: Put it in neutral!

 Before you put your Greenville, NC home on the market, Tyre Realty Group suggests that you repaint the walls with a neutral color in a light shade. Whether you're conscious of it or not, the color of your home's walls creates a particular ...

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ENC news: Street Food Festival

 Greenville will celebrate its 34th annual National Night Out with a Street Food Festival from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1, at Five Points Plaza, the parking lot at the corner of Fifth and Evans streets downtown. The fifth annual Street Food F...

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