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.
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 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…