March 22, 2018

The Rocky Mount Mills will again host a lineup of free family-friendly outdoor musical shows beginning next month as part of its way of celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Mills this year.

The 2018 Mill Music Sessions concert series will once more be a partnership with WUNC-FM and…

Civitans deliver Easter baskets

March 22, 2018

Pay It Forward Civitan delivered 63 Easter baskets to Tri-County Industries employees on March 13.

This is the club’s eighth annual Easter Basket project, and the third year that Tri-County has been the recipient of the award-winning baskets. PIF Board member Robin Sanders chaired the project…

Chefs Showcase benefits United Way

March 21, 2018

Good food teamed up with a good cause Tuesday during the Tar River Chefs Showcase in Brown Auditorium at Nash Community College.

The fundraising event for the United Way Tar River Region featured fare from eight restaurants and a VIP Pre-Party that included a sushi and sake tasting,…

Suspects used online listings to find break-in targets

March 21, 2018

In the wake of the arrest of a ring of suspects accused of stealing kitchen appliances from empty houses across Eastern North Carolina, authorities are warning owners and real estate agents to be careful when posting online information and photos of homes for sale.

More than 70 residences in a…