August 22, 2017

Renny Taylor, the 2016-17 Nash Central High School Teacher of the Year and the 2016-2017 Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools district Teacher of the Year received yet another prestigious honor, as Taylor recently was named the 2017 North Carolina History Teacher of the Year.

The 2017 North…

Theology institute helps strengthen community ties

August 21, 2017

N.C. Wesleyan College continues to strengthen connections with the local community through its Youth Theology Institute.

After a successful inaugural year, the Youth Theology Institute returns with two weeks of residential camps. Nearly 40 teens, primarily from Eastern North Carolina, attended…

NCC sponsors mental health care training

August 20, 2017

Nash Community College recently hosted “Building and Sustaining Communities of Recovery” training on campus.

The purpose of the program was to equip mental health and addiction recovery professionals with the knowledge to build community recovery programs.

Tom Coderre, Senior Advisor…

Aldridge rehab center targets lymphedema

August 19, 2017

The general term, “edema,” describes the swelling caused by the retention of fluids in the body’s tissues.

There is, however, a specific condition known as lymphedema, which occurs when the body’s lymphatic system is unable to perform one of its basic functions – the…