September 24, 2018 - 17 minutes ago

Saturday night was a time for participants in Nash County marching band programs to shine.

The second annual Nash-Rocky Mount Marching Band Showcase was held Saturday night at Northern Nash HIgh School. Bands from Northern Nash, Southern Nash, Nash Central and Rocky Mount high schools all presented…

Rainforest exhibit set to open

September 24, 2018 - 17 minutes ago

An outdoor experience known only on other continents is now available for a limited time indoors at the Imperial Centre.

“Rainforest Adventure,” an exhibit that introduces children to tropical rainforests around the world, will be stationed Tuesday through Jan. 6 in downtown Rocky Mount.…

ECC assists students impacted by hurricane

September 24, 2018 - 17 minutes ago

Before Hurricane Florence had completed her thrashing of Eastern North Carolina, Edgecombe Community College reached out to students hit by the storm.

College leaders relied on lessons learned during previous storms, Hurricane Floyd in 1999 and Hurricane Matthew in 2016.

“This time we have a…

Color Run provides fundraising fun

September 23, 2018

The 2018 “A Chance for All” Color Run held Saturday on the campus of N.C. Wesleyan College brought out families, students and other local residents for a fun run on a fall day.

This is the second time the event was held on the Wesleyan campus, said Alyssa Matthews, marketing and…