Thursday, June 21, 2018

City marks opening of new service center

June 21, 2018

Rocky Mount’s Business Services Center is open for business.

The city held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday for the center at its new 224 S. Franklin St. location.

City Manager Rochelle Small-Toney said the new facility is perfect because of its proximity to the old location at City Hall…

Camp teaches kids about beekeeping

June 20, 2018

NASHVILLE — This year is the first year that 4-H has hosted a beekeeping camp in Nash County.

The program lasted for two days, for three hours both days. Its purpose was to teach kids about bees and how vital they are to everyday life, as well as to just get them interested in…

Local officials tour new courthouse

June 19, 2018

NASHVILLE — After years of planning and 18 months of construction, the new Nash County Courthouse is just weeks away from being open for business.

Safety and security for court officials and the public were the top priority in construction of the facility, according to county officials…

Athletes pitch in to mentor kids

June 18, 2018

From its first session in 2011 to its eighth annual rendition on Saturday, which had a registration large enough that the camp was chopped into two age-specific weekend sessions, the free Moe Deloach Summer Basketball Camp, hosted by Rocky Mount native Moe Deloach, always preaches the fundamentals…