Thursday, February 23, 2017

Pharmacy buys medical supply firm

February 22, 2017

A longtime pharmacy recently acquired a local health care supply store in Rocky Mount.

Almand’s Drug Stores, which is celebrating 75 years of operations this year, has expanded business within the health care industry. Richard Kos, co-owner of Almand’s Drug Stores and a certified…

New leader tapped for women's shelter

February 22, 2017

A familiar face at a local domestic violence shelter is taking the reins of the center’s daily operations.

Emily Lemus was set to be introduced as the new executive director of My Sister’s House during a meet-and-greet event at the center Tuesday night. Lemus was chosen from an…

School boys receive royal treatment

February 21, 2017

Roughly 200 boys were given the royal treatment Monday as Williford Elementary School held its second annual Cutz for Kingz event.

The event is the brain-child of Quinnisa Doles, a second-grade teacher at the school who said she felt the boys in the community needed a chance to feel like kings for…

Deputies reach out to community

February 21, 2017

NASHVILLE — Good food and good discussions were the orders of the day Monday at a local restaurant as the Nash County Sheriff's Office hosted an annual outreach program.

The Nash County Sheriff's Office hosted its annual Community Awareness Night Monday at Zaxby's at 101 East Evans Drive.…