October 16, 2017

Nash-Rocky Mount Rotary Club President Paul Handley recently presented a check for a grant request in the amount of $10,000 to Harrison Family YMCA CEO Jacquelyn Price.

This grant will fund an Outdoor Learning Environment on the YMCA's playground to enhance the learning for youth in their after-…

Holmes honored as Engineer of the Year

October 15, 2017

Rick Holmes, director of plant services at Nash UNC Health Care, recently won the highest honor bestowed on health care engineers in North Carolina.

The 2017 Engineer of the Year Award was presented by James Best, secretary of the N.C. Health Engineers Association after a vote from the…

Business owner to speak at Founders Day

October 14, 2017

Joan Maxwell, co-owner of boat manufacturer Regulator Marine, will deliver N.C. Wesleyan College’s Founder’s Day address.

The celebration of the college’s 61st anniversary of its founding will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Dunn Center for the Performing Arts.

In 1988,…

Parents attend special academy

October 13, 2017

Parker Middle School launched a new program called the Parker Parent Academy in an effort to give back to the community.

The program, which is a partnership with the Rocky Mount Opportunities Industrialization Center, is aimed at providing Parker Middle parents with career development skills that…