August 13, 2017

Future Success, Career Born at Nash Community College

Hope Brindle Myers began her college education while she was a high school student. Dual enrollment, also known as the Career and College Promise program, allowed her to enroll without the cost of tuition.

By high school graduation, the Nash…

Catherine Roche: Busy summer continues for library

August 06, 2017

We have been busy at Braswell Library this summer.

The summer reading program kicked-off on June 16 with fun, food, games and reading, with 1,438 children participating in this year's Build a Better World Summer Reading Club. Summer reading is an exciting mix of professional performances, library…

Mary Tom Bass: ECC to begin new programs

July 30, 2017

New programs designed to prepare students for job opportunities await Edgecombe Community College students this fall.

 A new Welding program will help students develop industry-standard skills for welding and metalworking industries, construction, manufacturing, and fabrication.

According to…

Rochelle Small-Toney: Getting acquainted with the city

July 23, 2017

My first three weeks serving as city manager for Rocky Mount have been extremely busy.

A part of my first day was comprised of remarks to our city’s employees immediately following an oath of office administered by Mayor Pro Tem W.B. Bullock. The following Monday, I had the opportunity to…