May 20, 2018

As the season turns to hotter weather, the Harrison Family YMCA encourages children and parents in Nash and Edgecombe counties to explore the many benefits of swimming while also keeping safety top of mind.

In YMCA swimming programs, participants can enjoy water sports, enhance or…

Scholarship to support NCC veterinary program

May 19, 2018

The Myrtle Carter Henry Scholarship was established at Nash Community College in 2015 by the DeLeon Carter Foundation to honor the memory of Myrtle Carter Henry.

With the recent growth of the endowment, the DeLeon Carter Foundation has re-named the scholarship to reflect its support as the Myrtle…

Grads bid farewell to ECC

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…

Nash-Rocky Mount administrators honored

May 17, 2018

The Nash-Rocky Mount Association of Educational Office Professionals hosted the 2018 Administrators’ Banquet on April 26 at Country Inn and Suites in Rocky Mount. The event served as a celebration of Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools administrators and office professionals.

The evening began…