Friday, October 28, 2016

Monster Dash comes to town

October 28, 2016

The streets of Nashville will be filled with ghosts, ghouls, princesses and princes of all ages this weekend when the Monster Dash 5K & Fun Run returns to town.

Nashville Recreation and Senior Service Director Stacie Shatzer said the races will begin and end at the Claude Mayo Jr. County…

NCC child care center earns distinction

October 26, 2016

The Betsy B. Currin Child Development Center at Nash Community College has been named a Shape NC Demonstration Site, one of only 16 in North Carolina.

The center has been recognized for improving nutrition, physical activity and outdoor learning environments for children. The best practices focus…

Benghazi survivor shares his story

October 26, 2016

A former U.S. Army Ranger on Monday described his harrowing ordeal in 2012 trying to repel attackers at a CIA compound in Benghazi.

Kris “Tanto” Paronto spoke to a crowded auditorium at N.C. Wesleyan College’s Dunn Center and had some pointed words for Democratic presidential…

Former president stumps for wife

October 26, 2016

Stumping for his wife, former President Bill Clinton was in downtown Rocky Mount on Tuesday, telling a large crowd the choice of whom to vote for couldn't be more clear in this year's historic election.

“Don't just vote for the first female president, vote to define America for the rest of…