August 19, 2019
Janey Richardson, 70, of Castalia, said there is nothing more scary than feeling like you can’t breathe.
Richardson said she experiences a sense of helplessness when she is trying to take a deep breath and her body will not cooperate.
“It’s a terrible feeling and I wouldn’t…
August 12, 2019
A common thread woven throughout every department, every job and every action of every staff person at Nash UNC Health Care is Carolina Care.
Carolina Care is the culture nurtured and promoted within the walls of Nash UNC. It’s about kindness, empathy and taking the utmost care of all who…
August 10, 2019
When life gets hard, God will help you to keep fighting, says the recently released single “Fight,” a song from the upcoming gospel album by Tevis Harris, the director of worship and choirs at Word Tabernacle Church.
“What made me write the song is that I was in a place where I…
August 06, 2019
Acclaimed Nash County playwright Marilynn Barner Anselmi will travel to New York City this week to be lauded for receiving the prestigious Mario Fratti-Fred Newman political play contest award.
The award is given out biannually and recognizes and encourages the writing of plays that engage…
August 05, 2019
When you ask Nash UNC Health Care night shift nursing assistant Matthew (Owen) Ellis to describe what his job is like on his night shift, his words might surprise you.
“The actions I do as an NA include helping with daily living and hygiene needs like…
August 04, 2019
HUQOQ, Israel — Traveling on her own for the first time, Diamond Jones woke up at 4 a.m. every morning in the remote Galilee village of Huqoq, Israel, her muscles aching, and prepared to walk a mile to an archaeological dig site where she worked to excavate an ancient synagogue.
Jones, 20, a…
July 29, 2019
For at least two days a week, Lorrie Batson, RN, BSN, plays the part of a hawk-eyed mother, carefully looking over her chicks and keeping her nest taken care of and safe from her perch in the Nash UNC Emergency Department waiting room.
Batson, a clinical nurse II, keeps her eyes and ears open and…
July 22, 2019
Edith Lewis Skinner, 89, says she appreciates the value of a spry and well-working brain at the age of almost 90.
“It can be a little scary when something goes haywire, so I’m so blessed to have found Dr. Tyler to help me when I needed some help,” Skinner said. “And…
July 15, 2019
The day Janeeka Harris saved a woman from suffering from serious effects of a stroke started out like any other day.
Harris, 25, works in the radiology department on the ground floor of Nash UNC Health Care’s Nash General Hospital, where outpatients come for X-rays and ultrasounds.
July 10, 2019
The Enfield Performing Arts Center will host a free music performance as part of its inaugural music series from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the old Enfield Jail behind the arts center on Market and Tillery streets.
“A Taste of New Orleans” will feature the New Orlean’s band Eyope, a…