May 26, 2018
The Nash Community College Associate Degree Nursing graduate pinning ceremony was held May 10 in Brown Auditorium.
The time-honored tradition connects past nursing traditions with today’s health care professionals. The college recognized 46 Nursing graduates.
The speaker for the 2018 ceremony…
May 25, 2018
With the school year winding down, Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools held a couple events in Nashville to honor students’ artistic talents and grade performance achievements.
Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools honored 120 high school seniors Tuesday from Rocky Mount High School, Nash-Rocky Mount…
May 22, 2018
Shannon Fogarty of Rocky Mount High School is one of five high school seniors selected as recipients of Methodist University's Wright Scholarship
The four-year, full-tuition Wright Scholarship, the most prestigious academic honor for incoming Methodist University students.
"The pool of…
May 19, 2018
Two Nash County high school seniors are among 20 students recently named to the ninth class of UNC-Charlotte’s Levine Scholars Program.
Rocky Mount High School senior Jacob Brock Snyder, son of Andrea and Gary Snyder, and Nash Central High School senior Danielle Renee…
May 18, 2018
Jim Rose, vice chairman of the N.C. State Board of Community Colleges, advised graduates at Edgecombe Community College on May 11 that the “secret to success is to encourage other people”during Commencement exercises at the college.
ECC’s Class of 2018 comprises 439 students who…
May 15, 2018
The Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education’s decision last week to designate Wednesday as an optional teacher workday to allow local teachers to attend a rally about education issues in Raleigh has drawn mixed reactions in the area.
The N.C. General Assembly is scheduled to go back into…
May 13, 2018
Nash Community College is set to launch a new Broadcasting Production Technology program this fall.
The program focuses on audio and video editing, broadcast writing, radio production and performance, video production and performance, live broadcast production, post-production and modern media…
May 12, 2018
SPRING HOPE — Students got a lesson in career planning Friday at Spring Hope Elementary School.
About 20 professionals from the Twin Counties came together to speak at Career Day, which was organized by AIG facilitator Cynthia Jones.
Jones said the school has had career fairs in the past,…
May 12, 2018
The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office and other local law enforcement agencies want to make sure high school students don’t make bad decisions that could lead to unfortunate consequences with proms and graduations approaching as the school year winds down.
Deputies with the…
May 11, 2018
Officials and families gathered Thursday evening in South Rocky Mount to discuss saving and improving Williford Elementary School.
In order to be successful as a city, students need to be successful, said Rocky Mount Councilwoman Lois Watkins, who represents Ward 4, which includes Williford.