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Agent spotlight: Sarah Hicks

 Tyre Realty Group Listing Manager Sarah Hicks moved to Greenville in 1998 to attend East Carolina University -- and she's been here ever since. She worked in marketing and administrative positions for several years before earning her real ...

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Home trends: Remodeling is up

 Homeowners are spending more money on remodeling, according Harvard University's Joint Center for Housing Studies. Annual spending for home improvements was projected to grow from 2.4% in late 2015 to 6.8% in the second quarter of 2016.&nb...

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ENC news: Parmalee schedules Greenville concert

 Parmalee had so much fun returning home to Greenville last year to play a Thanksgiving concert that they have decided to do it again. The country music band announced live on Facebook Monday evening that the second "Feels Like Carolina" concert wi...

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ENC news: Travis Tritt concert announced

 Travis Tritt will be in concert Sept. 23 in Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum on the East Carolina University campus. Tritt has been a fixture on the country music charts since the early 1990s. His hits include "Here's a Quarter (Call Someone Who ...

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New Listing - Greenville

    This new listing in Greenville, at 1925 Bell Arthur Crossing Drive in Bell Arthur Crossing subdivision, has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 1,310 square feet on a .6 acre lot.       NO CITY TAXES! Immaculate ...

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ENC news: Winterville Watermelon Festival

 Sister Hazel and Brothers Osborne will headline free concerts at this year's Winterville Watermelon Festival, which begins today. The annual festival in the southern Pitt County town will be held through Saturday at 324 Sylvania Street. Sister Ha...

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Home tour: Kid Rock's house

Kid Rock was just in Greenville last Saturday, performing in the inaugural Carolina Kickoff Concert at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. Wonder if he's back home in Malibu, Calif., now, relaxing in his Balinese-inspired home.The country-rock-rap star probably d...

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Home DIY: Create a homework area

 Setting aside a designated space in your home for doing homework will help your child ease back into the school year. Here are some tips from Tyre Realty Group for creating a study area for students of any age: Choose a spot in your house with fe...

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ENC news: Minor league baseball to return to Kinston

 The Texas Rangers announced today that it plans to bring a new Class-A Advanced Carolina League franchise to Kinston's historic Grainger Stadium in 2017. The team doesn't have a name yet, and the Rangers are asking fans to submit suggestio...

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Vendor spotlight: Steve Jones, Jones Law Firm

 Steve Jones, lead lawyer of The Jones Law Firm, P.A., in Greenville, NC, has more than 16 years of legal experience across a variety of practice areas, but the majority of his work revolves around residential real estate closings. When you purchas...

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Home must-have: Garden ornaments

 Add a touch of whimsy or elegance to your yard with a thoughtfully chosen garden ornament. A garden ornament is any outdoor decorative element that isn't a living plant, flower or tree. Outdoor accents can be as simple as a rock or as elab...

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Check it out: Rihanna's house

 Your house is a reflection of the things you love and the way you live your life, so it's fascinating to get a look into other people's houses, here in Greenville, North Carolina, and beyond. Online real estate data bases like Zillow and T...

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ENC news: Meet the Pirates on Saturday

 East Carolina University Athletics will hold its 22 annual football fanfest, Meet the Pirates, from 6-8 p.m. Saturday inside Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. The free, family friendly event is open to the public. Entry into the stadium will be through Gate ...

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Checklist: Who to notify when you move in Pitt County, NC

 When you buy a new home in Pitt County, NC, you can't wait to tell your family and friends -- and they should be the first people to notify about your new address. (Maybe they will send housewarming gifts!) But there are dozens of other pe...

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ENC news: Watch the Perseid Meteor Shower

 The annual Perseid Meteor Shower is a great opportunity for stargazing, and this week the nighttime sky show is expected to be spectacular. Astronomers predict 200 meteors per hour streaking across the night sky on Thursday, about double t...

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