October 19, 2018

NASHVILLE — The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tar River Region held its traditional major fundraising event in which youth and adults enjoyed a meal together and got to know each other.

The Clubs’ annual Steak & Burger Dinner was held Thursday at the Rose Hill Conference Center…

Three vie for state Senate seat

October 19, 2018

Three opponents are vying for the newly created state Senate District 4 seat in this year's midterm election.

The district — historically representing Nash, Wilson, Halifax, Vance and Warren counties — will cover Edgecombe, Wilson and Halifax counties due to redistricting earlier this…

Pit bull puppy digs up loaded handgun

October 19, 2018

GREENVILLE —- A pit bull puppy named Ryder is being hailed a hero after digging up a fully loaded handgun that was wrapped in a T-shirt and placed in a plastic grocery bag that was buried under a stairwell. 

Greenville police officers Misty Edwards and Silvia Allen were dispatched…

NCC classroom named after local business leader

October 19, 2018

The Nash Community College Foundation recently announced the naming of the William Roger Waters Classroom in the new Advanced Manufacturing building.

The classroom is named in memory of William “Roger” Waters by his wife of 30 years, Trudi Jaber Waters; daughter, Anna Waters Costa;…