October 22, 2019

Edgecombe Community College recently announced its Student Ambassadors for 2019-20.

They are Kristy Claiborne, William Duff, Ricardo Hernandez, Maurkila Hinton, Bonnie Robbins and Jonathan Tippette.

The ECC Foundation sponsors the Student Ambassador program each year to reward academic excellence.…

Lifesaving crew provides airborne family

October 21, 2019

There are probably few things more frightening than having to rush to the local emergency department for a scary health incident following an accident or a sudden onset of severe illness.

One thing that might be more anxiety-inducing: having to be transported via helicopter to a health care…

NCC Plans Bounty & Barrel fundraising event

October 20, 2019

Debbie’s Fund and Nash Community College will sponsor Bounty and Barrel from 6-8 p.m. Nov. 14 in the college’s Business and Industry Center.

Debbie’s Fund was established as a memorial tribute to Debbie Kornegay — her legacy, passion for cooking, ministry of service and…

Area church celebrates Pastor’s Appreciation Month

October 19, 2019

The congregation of Truth Tabernacle Ministries at 704 Arlington St. is celebrating its senior pastors Haywood and Wanda Parker during National Pastor’s Appreciation Month.

This celebration is observed during October as congregations across the nation honor their leaders.

The celebration…