October 18, 2017

My Sister’s House of North Carolina celebrated a very special occasion Tuesday night at its main office in Rocky Mount.

The center held a reception at its main office at Station Square in Rocky Mount to celebrate a 2017 Domestic Violence Shelter Grant it received from the Mary Kay Foundation.…

Runoff vote officially set for Ward 7

October 18, 2017

Results remain unchanged Tuesday after a canvass of votes in Rocky Mount's municipal election last week.

Lennie Breedlove, candidate for Ward 7 on the City Council, has asked for a runoff since incumbent Councilwoman Chris Miller fell just shy of the needed 50 percent of the total vote.

Miller, in…

Dinner to raise funds for Boys & Girls Clubs

October 18, 2017

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tar River Region is preparing to hold its biggest fundraiser event of the year.

The annual Steak & Burger Dinner will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Rose Hill Conference Center in Nashville. Ron Green, CEO of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tar River…

ECC offers more than education

October 18, 2017

Edgecombe Community College has been busy celebrating 50 years of giving students the edge when it comes to education.

However, Edgecombe Community College President Dr. Deborah Lamm says the college does far more than impact the lives of college students in Edgecombe County.