Friday, April 19, 2019

Teacher rally prompts cancellation of classes

April 19, 2019

Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools will be closed May 1 because of a teacher protest march slated to take place that day in Raleigh.

“Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools leadership has been closely monitoring the volume of potential and current call-outs for the Day of Advocacy on May 1. In…

Alternative school hosts career fair

April 18, 2019

Stu­dents at Tar River Academy looked to the fu­ture on Wed­nes­day as they spoke with po­ten­tial em­ploy­ers, military re­cruiters and col­lege rep­re­sen­ta­tives during Ca­reer Day at the school.

Help­ing these stu­dents…

Country club in Nashville purchased

April 18, 2019

The Birchwood Country Club property is now in the hands of a locally based father-and-son construction company.

The property, approximately 120 acres southeast of downtown Nashville, was acquired by Turn-Key Contractors Inc. Jason Davis, 43, is Turn-Key's president and his father, Robbie Davis,…

Top teacher, principal honored

April 17, 2019

NASHVILLE -— Elementary school educators swept the fields Tuesday night at the Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools 2019-20 Teacher of the Year and Principal of the Year Awards Banquet at Rose Hill in Nashville.

The theme of this year’s banquet was “transforming lives.”…