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June 10, 2018

The Epsilon Sigma Lambda Chapter of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. recently sponsored its second annual Visions of Youth Oratorical Contest at Saint John AME Zion Church in Rocky Mount.

The winner of the Elementary-A Division was Ian Silver, a second-grader from Williford School. His topic was…


June 09, 2018

A celebration to commemorate the legacy of Jeff and Elizabeth Hyman Knight, which is worth sharing with the community, especially in these days and times, was held on Mother's Day.

Through the union of Jeff and Elizabeth there were 15 children born, all currently living. The children reside in…


June 08, 2018

The Maria V. Howard Arts Center has a sweet summer planned with ice cream sundaes, cupcakes and more.

A sweet treat theme will include photo-realism paintings of desserts of all kinds and delicious looking metal sculptures of cupcakes and ice cream cones. The exhibits, both opening today are…

June 08, 2018

Black Cat Harley-Davidson will host another monthly Bike Night event at 6 p.m. Friday at the dealership, complete with live music, food, drinks, vendors and special guests.

“Bike Night,” held on the first Friday of every month, is just one of many events organized by the dealership for…

June 08, 2018

The Rocky Mount Garden Club ended its activity-filled year with a luncheon at the beautiful Leaning Tree in Bailey.

Guest speaker was Linda Tippette, a Nash County master gardener. Tippette spoke on plans for the 1800's farm area that is in the works at the Nash County Agriculture…


June 07, 2018

Matthew F. Yenney of Rocky Mount successfully completed four years of challenging academic, physical and professional military training, graduating on May 25 from the U.S. Naval Academy with a bachelor’s degree in history and a commission as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps.…


June 06, 2018

The YMCA is a place where everyone can all belong.

We come from many backgrounds and have many voices, but we all share a belief. We believe in nurturing the potential of children, helping people live healthier and supporting our neighbors in need. We believe that together, we can…


June 05, 2018

Nash Community College recently announced the establishment of the Pell and Sonny Foster Engineering Scholarship.

The scholarship was established in 2017 by Pell and C. E. “Sonny” Foster of Rocky Mount as an endowed award to recognize students in the Associate in Engineering degree…


June 03, 2018

Nearly 1,000 North Carolina Baptists convened for the annual Mid-Year Session of the General Baptist State Convention of North Carolina on May 15-16 at Ebenezer Baptist Church.

The General Baptist State Convention is the oldest and largest statewide organization for African-Americans in North…


June 01, 2018

The Rocky Mount Parks and Recreation Department will host a Family Campout from 5 p.m. June 8 to 10 a.m. June 9at the Rocky Mount Athletic Stadium.

The campout will include games and other activities, a campfire and a glow walk. The event will also consist of the…

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