April 26, 2019

A native of Canada with a can-do spirit is planning to open a woodworking designs and arts and crafts business in downtown Rocky Mount.

Kim Dayus, 38, has been setting up the future North South Trading Co., in space by the courtyard of the Station Square business and professional complex at South…

Councilman admonishes Nash official

April 26, 2019

A Rocky Mount official contends it's hypocritical for a Nash County official to take an anti-city political stance while receiving money from the city for contracted jobs.

Councilman Andre Knight said Nash County Board of Commissioners Chairman Robbie Davis is anti-Rocky Mount but still takes the…

Green to headline Juneteenth

April 26, 2019

R&B artist Vivian Green is set to headline this year's Juneteenth Festival.

Green, a national recording artist, has released six albums since her 2003 debut. Her hits include “Emotional Rollercoaster,” “Get Right Back to My Baby” and “I Don’t Know.…

Summer music series to launch at mills

April 26, 2019

The Rocky Mount Mills in association with Schoolkids Records and the N.C. Arts Council is set to launch the 2019 Mill Music Sessions summer concert series.

Now in its third year, the Mill Music Sessions aim to bring visitors and local residents to the Rocky Mount Mills campus. New this…