September 01, 2016

More than 135 N.C. Wesleyan College students on Wednesday attended the college’s first Student Employment Fair.

Molly Wyatt, associate provost for academic affairs at Wesleyan, said the college offers the employment fair as a way to help students meet their expenses and to increase…

Lamm takes helm of state association

September 01, 2016

Edgecombe Community College President Deborah Lamm now presides over the N.C. Association of Community College Presidents.

Lamm, who is a 37-year veteran of the N.C. Community College system, has served in the past as the secretary, treasurer and vice president of the N.C. Association of Community…

Police chief named to leadership council

September 01, 2016

The head of the Rocky Mount Police Department has received a very special honor from a well-respected North Carolina organization.

The Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation recently named Police Chief James Moore as one of the newest members of its Community Leadership Council.

Moore said he is…

Teens charged in robbery of pizza delivery driver

September 01, 2016

Three Rocky Mount teens face robbery charges after being arrested Monday night by Rocky Mount police.

Kyjier Harrison Jones, 18, Masia Griffin, 19, and Qadarus Grimes, 16, were arrested in connection with a robbery of a Domino’s pizza delivery driver. The responding officers said the driver…