April 24, 2019

The spring exhibition in the gallery at the Blount-Bridgers House will feature Mexican-American artist Cornelio Campos.

A collection of recent studio works by the painter will be exhibited through May 30 with a reception in the gallery from 6-7:30 p.m. on May 2 sponsored by Edgecombe Arts.


Doctor seeks to keep patients close to home

April 22, 2019

For most, a road trip is something to look forward to; something that leads to an adventure of some sort.

For cancer patients, a road trip doesn’t always lead to something good.

Studies have shown that patients who have to travel more than 50 miles for initial diagnosis or weeks of treatments…

ER nurse thrives in fast-paced environment

April 15, 2019

Luxley Daniels likes being an emergency department nurse because there is a lot of adrenaline and the work is at a high pace.

"Well, for one, I don't like sitting down too much," Daniels said of why he particularly likes the speed of his job.

Additionally, Daniels said the job requires a lot of…

Downtown events set to launch

April 13, 2019

Spend Thursday nights this summer listening and dancing to free live music in downtown Rocky Mount and get ready for this year's Juneteenth.

The 2019 Downtown Live! series schedule is set with the Chairmen of the Board performing May 23 on the lawn of the Imperial Centre for the Arts & Sciences.…