Monday, July 23, 2018

Competition tests students' skills

July 22, 2018

More than 200 hair care and beauty professionals participated in this year’s Beyond the Stars Cosmetology and Barbering Student Competition and Expo on Saturday at the Impact Center at Word Tabernacle Church.

Though the event was not sponsored by Edgecombe Community College, the three…

Camp teaches kids self defense

July 21, 2018

Don’t mess with these kids.

Fresh out of 4-H Self Defense camp, 12 boys and girls have learned how to defend themselves through lessons with Instructor Allen Clark of the Nashville Academy of Martial Arts.

The camp was held for three days, for three hours each day at the Nashville Agriculture…

NCC celebrates opening of new buildings

July 21, 2018

Nash Community College students, faculty, staff and community members celebrated the official opening of the Advanced Manufacturing and Cosmetology buildings this week during a ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony.

“This expansion process began in 2010 with the purchase of 25 acres on which…

Summer school aids special-needs kids

July 20, 2018

Special students are receiving some special help this summer as they are attending a summer school program at Englewood United Methodist Church. 

The summer school is operated free of charge for students under the direction of the Association of Learning Disabled and Handicapped, a local…