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Saturday, April 20, 2019
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Grant to aid Parkinson’s patients

April 20, 2019 - 43 minutes ago

Nash UNC Health Care is expanding its range of treatments for Parkinson’s disease after receiving its third community grant from the Parkinson’s Foundation.

Elaine Weisner, a physical therapist and the clinical coordinator of rehabilitation services at Nash Day Hospital, announced the…


Mills set to open tiny house hotel

April 19, 2019

A unique approach to future lodging is quickly taking shape at Rocky Mount Mills as evidenced by 20 small structures of various colors and designs in the wooded area on the south side of East Elm Street.

Called River and Twine, the idea is to have a tiny house hotel as an option for guests to spend…


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…