July 29, 2016

LifeCare Hospitals of North Carolina hosted a Law Enforcement Appreciation Day on Tuesday.

LifeCare staff served lunch to more than 60 members of the Nash County Sheriff’s Office and the Rocky Mount Police Department. Each officer also was presented with a bag of goodies to help them…

Wesleyan hires new parent relations coordinator

July 28, 2016

N.C. Wesleyan College recently announced that Celia H. Dickerson has joined the college as coordinator of parent relations.

In her new role, Dickerson is responsible for developing lasting relationships with parents and families throughout the college experience and beyond. She will serve as a…

Vidant to use grant to expand prostate cancer awareness

July 27, 2016

Vidant Edgecombe is one of four rural hospitals across the nation to receive a $7,500 grant from MultiPlan’s Rural Health Outreach Grant program.

MultiPlan Inc. is a provider of health care cost management solutions. Vidant Edgecombe is designating the grant to expand prostate cancer…

Local girl crowned at state pageant

July 26, 2016

Angel Bridgers, 9, of Tarboro traveled to Fayetteville on July 15 to participate in the Miss Heart of the USA Scholarship Pageant.

She promoted her platform "Helping the Homeless," a project she started almost a year ago through which she has donated more than 3,000 hats and non-perishable food…