January 20, 2017

Volunteers from across the Twin Counties are being sought to work to remove trash and debris from the waterways of the Tar River when Keep America Beautiful of Nash and Edgecombe counties sponsors a Tar River Cleanup from 8 a.m. to noon. on Jan. 28.

KAB coordinator Cornelia…

Annual sale expected to draw big crowd

January 20, 2017

Thousands of people from across the Twin Counties, North Carolina and out of state are excepted to flock to downtown Rocky Mount this weekend.

The grand opening of the 2017 annual Bulluck Furniture’s Gigantic Warehouse Sale will start at 9:30 a.m. Saturday and continue at 1 p.m. Sunday at the…

NCC offers new study abroad program

January 20, 2017

Students at Nash Community College will soon have the opportunity to take the field trip of a lifetime, and community members are invited to share the experience.

Nash Community College is launching a new Study Abroad Program that will allow students to take a 10-day trip to Peru to experience the…

ECC Basic Skills Plus trains students for the workplace

January 19, 2017

In just its third year, the Basic Skills Plus program at Edgecombe Community College is making a solid impact.

The program enables students seeking a high school diploma or its equivalent to earn an occupational credential and even work toward college credits at the same time.

Basic Skills Plus,…