February 19, 2017

Is the Mill or the Mill Village a part of your personal history? Do you have photos, films, or stories to share?

If so, please bring your documents and memories and join us at the Library from noon to 4 p.m. on Feb. 25 for a Rocky Mount Mills History Harvest.

We will share memories and stories…

Mary Tom Bass: New classes set to begin at ECC

February 12, 2017

In an effort to meet students’ needs, new eight-week classes begin March 7 at Edgecombe Community College.

Fall and spring semester classes are 16 weeks long. The college has offered eight-week classes during the second eight weeks of the semester for several years. The classes are…

Charles Penny: City celebrates 150 years

February 05, 2017

2017 marks a significant milestone in the history of Rocky Mount. It is the 150th anniversary of the founding of our city. To celebrate this milestone, during the next 12 months, a variety of events and acknowledgements have been planned.

The 150-year anniversary logo was unveiled on the cover of…

Ginny Mohrbutter: United Way greet new year with new focus

January 29, 2017

With the start of 2017, it is an important time for United Way to reflect on our work and ensure that we are serving our community in the ways that are needed and impactful.

Our board and staff are continually looking at new ways to do our business better-that of helping community members and…