August 14, 2019

The human resources manager at the Clayton Homes facility off Eastern Avenue in Nashville recently told a business and education gathering about her company’s efforts to hire and keep good employees.

Ashley Miles was one of a group of corporate officials who spoke at the recent summit of the…

Cummins names classroom at NCC

August 13, 2019

Cummins Rocky Mount Engine Plant recently named a classroom in Nash Community College’s new Advanced Manufacturing building.

The instructional space, featuring Cummins’ branding, is utilized by students preparing for various types of work in the advanced manufacturing industry including…

Furniture store relocates to new site

August 12, 2019

What had been a huge hole in downtown Tarboro’s business scene is now filled, thanks to a furniture store having relocated there.

Tarboro Clearance Center opened at the start of this month at the former Tarboro Maxway discount store at 322 N. Main St.

Tarboro Clearance Center is a family…

Chamber to host Women's Conference

August 11, 2019

Amanda Bell, the incoming chairwoman of the Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce, is gearing up to welcome about 250 women to the upcoming Chamber’s 2019 Women’s Conference.

The event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Aug. 26 at the Rocky Mount Mills.

Bell, who will be the third…