January 11, 2019
Younger children, fun-loving adults and school-age kids with cool parents got to meet Transformers movie star Bumblebee on Thursday morning in Rocky Mount.
To publicize the Autobot's self-titled movie now in theaters, Walmart teamed up with Hasbro to bring the larger-than-life robot to life, said…
December 29, 2018
Twin Counties residents won’t have to drive to Raleigh or tune in their television sets to broadcasts from New York City to enjoy bidding farewell to 2018 and ringing in 2019.
That’s because close to home, the Rocky Mount Mills plans to host its first annual New Year’s Eve…
December 17, 2018
Tickets have gone on sale for the second ticketed concert at the Rocky Mount Event Center.
The “First Lady of Gospel Music,” Pastor Shirley Caesar, will perform a special Easter celebration on April 20, 2019.
Doors will open at 4 p.m. for the performance by the 11-time…
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 &…
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.