October 23, 2017

Sept. 22 was an absolutely beautiful day for the Duke K.I.D.S. Golf Tournament sponsored by the West Mount Ruritan Club.

Eighty-eight golfers took to the greens at Belmont Lake Golf Club  for an afternoon of fun as they raised $14,150 for Duke Children’s Hospital.


NCC hosts technology symposium

October 22, 2017

Nash Community College hosted the Duncan-Parnell 2017 Technology Symposium Leadership and Performance Series on Sept. 28 in the NCC Continuing Education and Public Services Building.

Design-build industry representatives learned concepts in leadership, management and training on the latest in…

ECC president receives national leadership award

October 21, 2017

The Association of Community College Trustees presented Dr. Deborah Lamm, president of Edgecombe Community College, with the 2017 Southern Regional Chief Executive Officer Award during its recent annual conference.

Based in Washington, D.C., the ACCT annually recognizes outstanding leaders in each…

Town hall meeting to focus on health care

October 21, 2017

Local Democratic lawmakers will host a Health Care Town Hall meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Rocky Mount City Council Chambers to discuss health care updates of value to area residents.

Mark Benton, deputy secretary of the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services, and Nicole Dozier,…