October 22, 2018

A plastics process technician with Berry Global in the Battleboro community, Tony DeRose has a career in plastics production that stretches 25 years.

He has been a Berry team member for the past four of those years, working in injection blow molding. The work is intricate, challenging and rewarding…

Tips for keeping your mobile devices charged

October 22, 2018

Many Rocky Mount business professionals may find themselves conducting business outside the office.

U.S. Cellular is providing advice for these on-the-go professionals for charging options, as well as tips to conserve battery life.

While smartphone users believe that they can go a couple of hours…

New Roses to open in Tarboro

October 18, 2018

TARBORO — An established regional discount retail chain is expanding across the Twin Counties.

Henderson-based Roses that’s owned by Variety Wholesalers Inc. and has more than 100 stores including two Roses in Rocky Mount, will be opening a new location next year at the Riverside…

Sisters open downtown clothing store

October 17, 2018

With the Rocky Mount Event Center a week away from its scheduled opening date, another locally owned small business recently opened up with the hope of being a part of the revitalization of downtown Rocky Mount.

Sisters Tiffany Grant-Lane and Requita Williams have started a family business as co-…