November 18, 2018

N.C. Wesleyan College was putting its best face forward on Saturday as hundreds of prospective students toured the campus during their Fall Open House event.

The Dunn Center lobby was a hive of activity as representatives from different departments and majors talked with high school students and…

Shopping season set to take off

November 18, 2018

People from across the Twin Counties will be gearing up to find the best deals from retailers during what has been recognized as the start of the holiday shopping season.

The Black Friday shopping weekend, which now starts Thursday on Thanksgiving and goes through the weekend, continues…

Holiday events loom on horizon

November 18, 2018

Local music sensation Brooke Simpson is making a stop on her U.S. tour to serve as grand marshal of the Rocky Mount Christmas Parade.

Simpson has released two singles, “Perfect” and “2am,” since placing third on season 13 of NBC’s hit show “The Voice.…

Breakfast puts focus on agriculture

November 18, 2018

A traditional event geared toward Nash County farmers will take place this week.

The 2018 Nash County Farm-City Week Breakfast sponsored by PNC Bank, the Nash County Farm Bureau and AgCarolina Farm Credit is scheduled for 8 a.m. Tuesday at the Farmers Market on Peachtree Street.