August 24, 2016

Nash Community College students are taking advantage of the college’s new online degree and course options.

Since last fall, students participating in Nash’s online classes have provided positive feedback in appreciation of the level of involvement, dedication, motivation and overall…

Local student serves as U.S. Senate page

August 23, 2016

I was thrilled to be appointed to the the U.S. Senate Page Program by Sen. Richard Burr and confirmed by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and genuinely appreciated Burr and his staff’s hospitality during my time on Capitol Hill.

The U.S. Senate Page Program was started in 1829 and…

Principals complete leadership program

August 22, 2016

Principals Sharon Huneycutt of Swift Creek Elementary School, Liz Jenkins of Baskerville Elementary School and Crystal Whitley of  Englewood Elementary School recently completed the Distinguished Leadership Program.

The Distinguished Leadership Program is a year-long leadership…

Agency on Aging sponsors essay contest

August 20, 2016

In honor of Older Americans Month, Area Agency on Aging staff members chose to show their appreciation by holding a short-story contest for the aging adults in the counties they serve.

Their panel consisted of Armeta Coley, senior medical patrol coordinator for Region L; Mae Evans, a…