July 01, 2016 - 33 minutes ago

NASHVILLE — Small businesses are often known as the main driver of smaller economies, especially in areas such as the Twin Counties.

The Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce again rewarded several local small businesses for their success and positive impact in the community during the 2016…

Harlem Legends entertain, educate

July 01, 2016 - 33 minutes ago

Playing with basketballs in the library is usually frowned upon, but when pros like the Legendary Harlem Globetrotters are controlling the ball, it is a slam dunk.

Michael Douglas, president of the Harlem Legends Basketball Entertainers, and teammate Larry "Shorty" Coleman presented a program…

Grant to provide free swimming lessons

July 01, 2016 - 33 minutes ago

A grant from the Nash Health Care Foundation will provide free swimming lessons to 50 local children.

Nash Health Care Foundation and the Nash Pediatric Emergency Department in partnership with the N.C. American Trauma Society received a grant to provide five free lessons for 50 children of…

Glow run to help support YMCA

June 30, 2016

More than 150 people have signed up for the second annual Light Up the Runway YMCA Glow Run 5K and One-Mile Fun Run on July 9 hosted by the Harrison Family YMCA and Wilson Family YMCA.

However, Alyssa Matthews, marketing and development director for the Harrison Family YMCA, said the expectation is…