December 16, 2018
Sozo Ministries will present “An Evening of Jazz” at 7 p.m. Dec. 28 at the Imperial Centre for the Arts.
The concert will feature world-renowned jazz musician Yoron Israel — drummer, percussionist, composer, bandleader and educator. Israel will be sharing previews of music from…
December 16, 2018
The Tar River Swing Band will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Dunn Center.
The concert will celebrate Christmas with popular holiday tunes in a swingin’ style as well as some traditional swing tunes everyone knows and loves. Theband will be joined by special guest pianist, Joel…
December 14, 2018
The Edgecombe Arts Council is set to exhibit the annual holiday exhibit in the Hobson Pittman Memorial Gallery at the historic Blount-Bridgers House in Tarboro.
Selected works by Hobson Pittman will be on display in the gallery until Jan. 12, ending with a closing reception to celebrate the…
December 06, 2018
Candlelights, handbells, harp, flute, organ, strings and children’s voices all combine to make the joyous celebration of “The Light of Christmas” at 7:30 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church in Rocky Mount.
For this annual performance, the Tar River Children’s Chorus &…
December 05, 2018
A discussion on ways to to improve health care in rural and undeserved areas in Eastern North Carolina took place Monday at the Rocky Mount Mills.
The event was the second part of the Triangle Business Journal’s Rural Health Care series. Gov. Roy Cooper reportedly has been at the…
November 30, 2018
WASHINGTON — It was the kiss heard around the galaxy.
Fifty years ago — and only one year after the U.S. Supreme Court declared interracial marriage was legal — two of science fiction’s most enduring characters, Captain James T. Kirk and Lieutenant Nyota Uhura, kissed each…
November 17, 2018
Edgecombe Community College will present an evening of holiday music with the North Carolina Symphony at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5 in the Keihin Auditorium on the college’s Tarboro campus.
The concert is the second event in Season 14 of the Edgecombe Performance…
November 16, 2018
The Kruger Brothers concert scheduled for tonight at The Dunn Center has been cancelled due to a medical emergency issue.
The show will be rescheduled, and a date will be announced at a later time.
November 13, 2018
Local health officials say a recent bout of norovirus associated with a local restaurant has ended but are warning residents to watch for other incidents of norovirus contagion in the coming days.
Clinical testing has identified norovirus as the agent responsible for the outbreak of…
November 02, 2018
The Nash County Health Department has issued an alert to customers who have recently dined at El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant at 1296 N. Wesleyan Blvd.
The department received numerous reports of stomach illness from patrons who ate at the restaurant on or after Oct. 25, according to a press…