June 20, 2018

NASHVILLE — This year is the first year that 4-H has hosted a beekeeping camp in Nash County.

The program lasted for two days, for three hours both days. Its purpose was to teach kids about bees and how vital they are to everyday life, as well as to just get them interested in…

Hospital president set to retire

June 20, 2018

The longtime president of Vidant Edgecombe Hospital will be stepping down after a career of more than 40 years in the health care industry.

Wick Baker has announced his intention to retire later this year after serving 15 years as president of Vidant Edgecombe.

“It has been my honor and…

Students receive Good Citizens Awards

June 20, 2018

Micajah Pettaway Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution honored the winners of the DAR Good Citizens Award at its May meeting.

The DAR recognizes and rewards seniors who possess the qualities of dependability, service, leadership and patriotism in their homes, schools and communities.…

Local officials tour new courthouse

June 19, 2018

NASHVILLE — After years of planning and 18 months of construction, the new Nash County Courthouse is just weeks away from being open for business.

Safety and security for court officials and the public were the top priority in construction of the facility, according to county officials…