January 23, 2018

The Nash County Health Department and Harrison Family YMCA are set to offer a Diabetes Prevention Program in February thanks to a regional Obesity, Diabetes, Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention grant to the Nash County Health Department.

In order to gain interest from the community and…

Local teachers renew certification

January 21, 2018

Nine Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools educators recently renewed their National Board Certified Teacher status with the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards.

National Board Certified Teacher status is the highest credential in the teaching profession and the most rigorous performance-…

NCC alumna illustrates children's book

January 20, 2018

A Nash Community College alumna recently provided the illustrations for a children’s book.

“I am excited to finally share what it means to me to dream big, work hard, stay focused and surround myself with good people,” Lynda Hight said.

Hight graduated from the Advertising and…

Road conditions prompt school closures, opening delays

January 18, 2018

Some area schools will remain closed Friday while others will operate on delayed schedules.

Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools, Edgecombe County Public Schools and North East Carolina Prep School will be closed on Friday, with an optional work day for teachers. Rocky Mount Prep and New Life…