October 16, 2017

Local “superheroes” met with area residents on Saturday night prior to the Tar River Orchestra’s “Saluting Our Superheroes” performance at the Dunn Center.

Police car lights flashed in front of the Dunn Center where local law enforcement agencies and other first…

Fundraisers aid cancer patients

October 16, 2017

An upcoming run is being held to help financially assist residents of Edgecombe County actively being treated for cancer.

The fifth annual Run For Your Life 5K and Fun Run is a Halloween charity race for the Edgecombe Cancer Support Foundation. The race will start at 9 a.m. Oct. 28 in Tarboro. The…

Nashville concert series to wrap up

October 16, 2017

The town of Nashville’s Parks & Recreation and Cultural Resources Department will wind down its summerlong concert series this weekend.

The town’s inaugural Creekside Musical Festival comes to a close Friday as the town welcomes bluegrass band Fireside Collective to Stoney Creek…

Rotarians donate funds to YMCA

October 16, 2017

Nash-Rocky Mount Rotary Club President Paul Handley recently presented a check for a grant request in the amount of $10,000 to Harrison Family YMCA CEO Jacquelyn Price.

This grant will fund an Outdoor Learning Environment on the YMCA's playground to enhance the learning for youth in their after-…