March 28, 2017

Science, technology, engineering and math dominated the Dunn Center on Monday night as parents and children explored a host of hands-on exhibits designed to provide knowledge and awaken curiosity.

Some of the alliteratively-named events demonstrated Gross Goo, Sticky Sand and Garden in a Glove.…

Hearing postponed for accused killer

March 28, 2017

NASHVILLE — A pre-trial appearance for a Rocky Mount man accused of killing another man in early 2016 is being re-scheduled.

Jasmine Lamouns Avent, 26, of Rocky Mount, was scheduled to appear before a judge Monday in N.C. Superior Court in Nashville in connection to the February 2016…

CSX donates professional attire to NCC

March 28, 2017

Students at Nash Community College are one step closer to being career-ready thanks to CSX.

The company donated new professional outfits to the college that were assembled by a group of CSX intermodal employees, who volunteered their time for the project.

“We saw an opportunity to connect our…

Wesleyan adds new dorm to campus

March 27, 2017

N.C. Wesleyan College is adding to its campus once again by building a new dormitory to house the growing number of students who attend the school.

Jason Edwards, vice president of finance at Wesleyan, said the new women’s dormitory should be completed by June.

“We are holding several…