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…
November 01, 2018
FARMVILLE — H. Marie Easley’s portraits and landscapes recently filled the walls of The DeVisconti Event Center at the Farmville Community Arts Council’s Artist of the Month reception.
Easley, a Tarboro resident, grew up with David Whitley, the owner of The Colonial Inn. Whitley…
October 27, 2018
After a record-breaking flu season last year, health care professionals are urging Twin Counties residents to get a flu shot this year.
“Getting your flu shot is the first and most important step in protecting you and your family from the influenza (flu) virus,” said Larissa Mills,…
October 26, 2018
After years of planning, name changes and resistance, the Rocky Mount Event Center opened Thursday to an astonished crowd and the sounds of international music legend George Clinton.
Mayor David Combs said it's been a long journey but well worth it.
"We're going to have events coming to Rocky Mount…
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…