February 17, 2018

Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools was among 38 school districts in North Carolina to win Blue Ribbon Awards for effective school communications and public relations.

The awards were presented by the N.C. School Public Relations Association during the association’s annual Blue Ribbon Awards…

Arbor Day Foundation honors N.C. Wesyean

February 16, 2018

N.C. Wesleyan College recently was honored with 2017 Tree Campus USA recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management.

“Students are eager to volunteer in their communities and become better stewards of the environment,” said Matt Harris,…

Snell wins top NCC staff award

February 15, 2018

Nash Community College’s Conference Center Manager Linda Snell of Pinetops was selected by her peers as the 2017 J. Edgar and Peggie T. Moore Staff Award recipient.

She has been employed with Nash Community College since 2014. Thanks to Snell’s exceptional work, NCC’s…

YMCA launches running program for girls

February 14, 2018

The Harrison Family YMCA is working to empower young girls with the help of the Rocky Mount Mills.

Girls on the Run is a nonprofit prevention program that encourages preteen girls to develop self-respect and healthy lifestyles through running. The Harrison Family YMCA is offering this…