Monday, October 22, 2018

Event Center set for grand opening

October 22, 2018

The Rocky Mount Event Center will host its grand opening at 4 p.m. Thursday.

The event will feature some of the first tours of the facility along with a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony and performances by The Tams, Deep Fried Funk and a free concert by George…

Quality workers, local support make Berry Global hum

October 22, 2018

A plastics process technician with Berry Global in the Battleboro community, Tony DeRose has a career in plastics production that stretches 25 years.

He has been a Berry team member for the past four of those years, working in injection blow molding. The work is intricate, challenging and rewarding…

New chef wows Rose Hill patrons

October 21, 2018

A venue in the Twin Counties that hosts special events has recently hired a chef with international cooking experience to run its kitchen.

Saif Rahman has joined the Rose Hill Conference Center in Nashville as its new executive chef. 

He gave some local residents an opportunity to taste…

Singers audition for concert

October 21, 2018

A total of 14 acts performed Saturday on the stage of the Booker T. Theater in downtown Rocky Mount in the hopes of being the opening performers for next month’s concert that will feature R&B artist Keith Sweat at the Rocky Mount Event Center.

In the end, the two judges of the talent…