April 23, 2017

Roughly 40 volunteers from the Twin Counties came out on Saturday to celebrate Earth Day by cleaning up the planet.

The volunteers participated in the eighth annual Riverkeeper Cup Cleanup Challenge — an annual competition among five North Carolina communities to determine which…

Officials move ahead on Gold Rock plans

April 23, 2017

Plans to improve the Gold Rock area are on schedule, according to local officials.

At least two Gold Rock area motels, with possibly more to follow, face closure via nuisance abatement, which allows local governments to shut down businesses involved in or the frequent location of criminal activity.…

Fundraiser to aid charitable foundation

April 23, 2017

A biennial fundraiser event helping charitable organizations in the Twin Counties is set to return this week.

The Tar River Food & Wine Festival, which features appetizing dishes, regional wines, craft brews and music in a charming setting, will take place from 5 to 9  p.m. Thursday at…

NCC honors Student Wellness Center

April 23, 2017

The 2016 Ambassador Award was given to the Nash Community College Student Wellness Center.

From representing the Twin Counties at the White House to sponsoring a problem gambling logo design contest to weekly special interest support groups, daily counseling, free tax services and more, the Student…