October 22, 2018
Nash UNC Health Care offered scholarships to 18 students who are pursuing nursing degrees during its second annual Nurse Scholars Signing Day event.
The scholarship recipients, all of whom are attending either Nash Community College or Edgecombe Community College, took part in a Signing…
October 21, 2018
A venue in the Twin Counties that hosts special events has recently hired a chef with international cooking experience to run its kitchen.
Saif Rahman has joined the Rose Hill Conference Center in Nashville as its new executive chef.
He gave some local residents an opportunity to taste…
October 21, 2018
Mike Super will be working his magic for fans of the seemingly impossible when he brings his hit show to the Dunn Center for the Performing Arts.
The family-friendly show at 7:30 p.m. Friday is promised to be a roller-coaster ride of laughter, intrigue, danger, fear, wonder, anticipation,…
October 19, 2018
There are hopeful signs the current flu season won’t be as widespread or deadly as last year, said an infectious disease expert with Vidant Medical Center.
However, it doesn’t matter how contained or widespread flu outbreaks may be, the best way to combat the disease is to get a flu…
October 11, 2018
The Imperial Centre for Arts and Sciences will hold an opening reception for a pair of exhibits Sunday.
Hear from Luster Realism and Hyper-realism exhibit artists and Mary Ann Prack, who will have a pre-reception gallery talk at 1 p.m. followed by music from Nashville resident Valerie Wood at 2 p.m.…
October 10, 2018
Here comes the funk.
Grammy award-winner George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic are set to “tear the roof off” the Rocky Mount Event Center when they perform a free show at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 to celebrate the grand opening of the center.
“To say that we are excited about the Rocky…
October 01, 2018
Nash UNC Health Care has earned its fourth recognition for heart care this year.
The American College of Cardiology recognized Nash UNC Health Care this month with the ACC Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI Accreditation for its work with percutaneous coronary intervention and…
September 30, 2018
WILSON — When Jack Clifford reached his 80th birthday, he wanted to mark it with a milestone.
The retired minister and educator lifted 300 pounds.
“This was on my bucket list when I reached 80 years old,” Clifford said. “I felt a sense of exhilaration and accomplishment.…
September 28, 2018
The Tar River Orchestra and Chorus is entering its 33rd season with a full schedule of live performances scheduled for the 2018-19 “Tar River Live” Concert Season.
The Tar River Orchestra and Choral Society was founded in 1986 and has grown to include a professional philharmonic…
September 20, 2018
Dick Tracey did not have to visit a tall building to get over his fear of heights. He put on a virtual reality headset.
Through VR, he rode an elevator to a high-rise atrium that looked so real he fell to his knees.
“I needed to search with my hand for something solid around me,” he…