October 20, 2016

The Division of College and Career Readiness at Edgecombe Community College recently held its annual Career Fair on the Rocky Mount campus.

College and Career Readiness students from the Tarboro campus and seven CCR off-site locations also attended. In addition, a record number of community…

Wesleyan to celebrate Founders Day

October 19, 2016

N.C. Wesleyan College will celebrate the 60th anniversary of the college at its annual Founders Day ceremony at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Minges Auditorium of the Dunn Center.

Guest speaker for the event will be the Rev. Paul L. Leeland, resident bishop of the Western North Carolina Conference of The…

YMCA youth basketball to begin under new sports director

October 18, 2016

The Harrison Family YMCA has opened registration for Winter Youth Basketball.

The season for children ages 3-12 will run Nov. 28 to Jan. 28 at the YMCA at 1000 Independence Drive. Anyone may register at the YMCA or online at harrisonfamilyy.org.

The YMCA’s basketball program has…

National foundation marks anniversary of teacher's award

October 17, 2016

Delta Kappa Gamma’s Local Mu Chapter member Ann Davis is a French teacher and chairwoman of the World Languages Department at Rocky Mount High School.

Twenty years ago, she won a prestigious national honor, the Milken Educator Award, the so-called “Oscar of Teaching” as described…