June 23, 2017

PINETOPS — The Pinetops Community Garden is already producing fresh vegetables, and Edgecombe Community College is offering classes to teach residents fresh new ways to prepare them.

The classes, which are led by Chef Joe White, are entitled “From the Garden to the Kitchen to the…

Sheriff’s Office honors staff members

June 23, 2017

NASHVILLE — The Nash County Sheriff’s Office took time out of its schedule Thursday to honor some of its own.

For the fourth year since December 2014, the Sheriff’s Office honored its employees on both sides of the badge at its annual Awards Ceremony. Dozens of people…

ECC celebrates new students on Signing Day

June 23, 2017

Eighty-one high school seniors declared their intention to attend Edgecombe Community College this fall at ECC Signing Day held in May at Edgecombe County high schools.

Signing Day is a national initiative to celebrate students for making a commitment to higher education.

Students, parents, and…

Kids meet reptiles at library event

June 22, 2017

Roughly 400 area children gathered Wednesday at the Imperial Centre for the Arts and Sciences to learn more about members of the reptile family.

Braswell Memorial Library hosted the event, which was presented in two sessions Wednesday by the Kernersville-based CCSB Reptile Rescue and…