February 16, 2019

The Biotechnology and Medical Simulation Center on the Rocky Mount campus of Edgecombe Community College now has a new name. 

The Lamm Building, as it is now known, was recently named after former ECC President Deborah L. Lamm, who retired in May 2018 after 14 years at the helm of…

Downtown merchants look to future

February 16, 2019

The Downtown Merchants Association is ready to take the main stage with the grand opening of a new business and a membership drive.

For the past year, the group of business owners and investors has been organizing, but it’s time to get to work, said association President Tarrick Pittman, who…

Country club purchase on hold

February 16, 2019

NASHVILLE — The town’s interim manager said Nashville’s proposal to buy Birchwood Country Club remains on the table, but he said he hasn’t heard anything directly back from the club’s leadership.

Leonard Barefoot on Tuesday told the Telegram he spoke over the phone on…

Catholic school students vie in Future City Competition

February 16, 2019

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School for the first time sent three teams to the N.C. Regional Future City Competition on Jan. 27 at the McKimmon Center at N.C. State University.

About 200 middle school students from across the state presented their projects. N.C. State engineering…