September 24, 2019

Many teachers across the Twin Counties will be happy to hear many local kids were spending part of their Saturday reading.

Peacemakers held its monthly Book Party from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Davis Street facility. About 80 kids packed into a room set up with tables and shelves full of books.…

City signs termination deal with Faulcon

September 24, 2019

An embattled Rocky Mount department head has quit as part of the terms of a financial and legal settlement agreement with the municipal government.

Landis Faulcon resigned as the city’s community and business development director, city Attorney Jep Rose said in announcing the terms of the…

Kids explore Nash County Arboretum

September 23, 2019

Nash County Master Gardeners held their annual Aboretum Day on Saturday with a twist: It was Kid’s Day at the Arboretum.

Nash County Horticulture Agent Matt Stevens is the official superintendent of the arboretum on Eastern Avenue in Nashville, but Nash County Extension Master Gardeners…

Deans lends a hand wherever it's needed

September 23, 2019

Emily Deans, a recreational physical therapist at the Nash UNC’s Bryant T. Aldridge Rehabilitation Center, is the kind of person who sees a need or problem that she can help solve — and sets about making a difference.

Deans said it’s not unusual for the staff at the rehab center…