August 20, 2017

Two people escaped injury in a shooting that happened Tuesday in Rocky Mount.

Police responded to a report of shots fired at 5:41 p.m. at a house on the 1000 block of Godwin Lane. They said two people were inside the home when the shooting happened but were not wounded.

Two vehicles — a 2005…

Twin Counties ready for the spectacle

August 20, 2017

As the debut of the Great American Eclipse approaches, state and local authorities are cautioning residents to prepare to safely experience the phenomenon.

If hundreds of years of astronomical calculations hold true, the effects of the solar eclipse are slated to begin over Nashville about 1:19 p.m.…

Credit union donates building to N.C. Wesleyan

August 20, 2017

N.C. Wesleyan College recently received a much-needed gift from a local credit union.

Coastal Federal Credit Union has donated a 6,300-square-foot building at 2900 N. Wesleyan Blvd., which is less than a mile from the campus. Joe Mecca, marketing strategy and communication manager for Coastal…

NCC sponsors mental health care training

August 20, 2017

Nash Community College recently hosted “Building and Sustaining Communities of Recovery” training on campus.

The purpose of the program was to equip mental health and addiction recovery professionals with the knowledge to build community recovery programs.

Tom Coderre, Senior Advisor…