October 17, 2018 - 1 minute ago

Nash Community College in partnership with Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools will host a “Career in a Year” Open House from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 23.

The event will highlight programs of study offered through the college’s Continuing Education department that can be completed…

Teen paints mural for local business

October 16, 2018

A once-empty building on Sunset Avenue has probably caught the attention of passing motorists.

That’s because of a mural being painted by a local high school student.

Lorah Beth Currin, 16, a junior at Faith Christian School, has been hard at work for the past few weeks painting several…

Jobless rate holds steady across area

October 16, 2018

North Carolina will continue to have robust job growth coupled with low employment going into 2019, which is a good sign for struggling areas like the Rocky Mount metropolitan area that has made modest gains economically as it continues to slowly recover from the recession, according to national…

Hospital chief details plan to reverse losses

October 16, 2018

NASHVILLE — Nash UNC Health Care has a remedy for its financial ailments.

Lee Isley, the hospital's president and chief executive officer, made a presentation to the Nash County Board of Commissioners during its regular monthly workshop meeting Monday.

Isley told the board that while the…