September 24, 2016

Nash UNC Health Care is proud to announce that after receiving an extraordinary number of DAISY Award nominations for exceptional nursing in the last year, the entire Nash Women’s Center nursing staff recently was recognized with the DAISY Foundation’s special…

Canines to compete in Dog Olympics

September 23, 2016

People interested in showcasing their canines can have them participate in a weekend competition.

The 2016 Dog Olympics will take place from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Riverside Veterinary Hospital at 99 Success Court in Rocky Mount. The contest categories include musical sit, cookie toss, obedience,…

Nash-Rocky Mount school board honored by state association

September 22, 2016

Members of the Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education recently received a special honor at the N.C. School Boards Association District 3 meeting in Person County. 

During the meeting, the Nash-Rocky Mount  Board of Education was presented with a 2016 N.C. School Boards Association Gold…

Firefighter raises funds for veterans

September 21, 2016

A New Jersey firefighter recently made a stop in Rocky Mount during a fundraising bicycle ride down the East Coast.

Jerry Lachance, 68, of Sandown, N.H., rode his bicycle last week into Rocky Mount Fire Station No. 7.

Lachance is bicycling from New Hampshire to Key West, Fla., to raise money for…