April 21, 2018

Tosha Aldridge is a dog lover who has opened a specialty pet supply store in the Twin Counties.

Aldridge, a 39-year-old Tarboro native, is known for offering dog therapy in the area. Since April 7, Aldridge and her husband Shayne have run a business centered around dogs as owners of Muttley…

Council to bid farewell to Wiggins

April 21, 2018

The Rocky Mount City Council is set to honor a departing member and hold public hearings on financing, among other topics Monday afternoon.

The council will hold a reception to honor Councilman Lamont Wiggins, who is stepping down from the council to accept appointment as an N.C. Superior…

Local educator receives $10,000 scholarship

April 21, 2018

Malinda Pennington has received Edna McGuire Boyd Scholarship from The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International.

The honor society for women educators promotes excellence in education and personal and professional growth of women educators, leading in the field of graduate scholarships given to…

PNC supports Head Start teachers

April 20, 2018

A teacher at the A.J. Richardson Head Start Center received a surprise on Wednesday as she was selected as a Teacher Hero through the PNC Grow Up Great program.

Donna Cockrell was presented with a $2,000 gift card to use for her projects on DonorsChoose.org, a crowdfunding site that helps teachers…