August 21, 2017

Some local residents, including a former assistant county manager, have big plans for the rare solar eclipse that will be the biggest show in the heavens this afternoon.

When Rosemary Dorsey, former Nash County assistant county manager, retired at the end of June, other staff members decided to…

More history by North State

August 21, 2017

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT Pa. — A lot of the 12- and 13-year-olds at the Little League World Series have outgrown the fields on which they play, making home runs the main attraction during games.

Not against the team from Greenville.

North State’s pitchers followed Friday night’s perfect…

Theology institute helps strengthen community ties

August 21, 2017

N.C. Wesleyan College continues to strengthen connections with the local community through its Youth Theology Institute.

After a successful inaugural year, the Youth Theology Institute returns with two weeks of residential camps. Nearly 40 teens, primarily from Eastern North Carolina, attended…

Twin Counties ready for the spectacle

August 20, 2017

As the debut of the Great American Eclipse approaches, state and local authorities are cautioning residents to prepare to safely experience the phenomenon.

If hundreds of years of astronomical calculations hold true, the effects of the solar eclipse are slated to begin over Nashville about 1:19 p.m.…