September 20, 2018

The Nash UNC Women’s Center is hosting its sixth annual “Walk of Remembrance for Steps Never Taken” at 3 p.m. on Sept. 30 at the Bryant T. Aldridge building on the Nash UNC Health Care campus.

The event is a celebration of life designed to honor all children lost to…

N.C. Wesleyan hosts summer camps

September 20, 2018

N.C. Wesleyan College recently wrapped up its summer full of camps just in time to welcome students back to campus.

Every summer, the college opens its campus to a wide variety of camps, each hosting anywhere from 20 to 250 students.

Teach for America kicked off the summer camp season, returning…

Local crews aid disaster victims

September 19, 2018

Rocky Mount and Tarboro utilities crews are helping restore power in some of the harder hit areas of North Carolina in the wake of Hurricane Florence.

Three crews with a total of about 15 linemen deployed earlier this week to render mutual aid.

The crews have bucket trucks, service trucks and…

School closures discussed at forum

September 19, 2018

WHITAKERS — Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools administrators and staff came Tuesday night to Swift Creek Elementary School to participate in the first of three public forums designed to allow community members to express their thoughts about the proposal to close the three oldest…