December 10, 2016

A 2004 SouthWest Edgecombe High School graduate and Tarboro native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of an integrated crew of sailors and civilian mariners working aboard the expeditionary submarine tender, USS Emory S. Land.

Chief Petty Officer Demetric Hart serves in Guam as part of the forward…

NCC Foundation completes successful employee campaign

December 10, 2016

Nash Community College’s Foundation has wrapped up its 2016-17 employee campaign with 100 percent of faculty and staff donating to student scholarships.

“As we head into the college’s fiftieth year, I am humbled to know that every employee made a contribution to this campaign,…

YMCA launches membership drive for new year

December 09, 2016

Along with singing “Auld Lang Syne” at the start of the New Year, making resolutions is a tradition for millions of Americans.

However, while choosing a resolution is easy, sticking to it can be impossible. The YMCA is encouraging everyone to stick to their resolutions this year and to…

Grant to help support Peacemakers' Freedom School

December 08, 2016

Peacemakers of Rocky Mount recently received a $5,000 grant from the Futrell-Mauldin Community Fund for Greater Rocky Mount.

The mission of the Futrell-Mauldin Community Fund is to make a significant and lasting difference in the lives of the citizens of Nash and Edgecombe counties. The funding…