May 06, 2016

A bead of sweat for a typical athlete comes from a few years of training.

The more than 300 participants in the 33rd Down East Senior Games have upwards of five decades of training for the competitions taking place throughout the region during two weeks in May.

“It is good...

Services mark Day of Prayer

May 06, 2016

Persistent rain did not dampen the enthusiasm of Rocky Mount residents who wanted to participate in the Day of Prayer, but it did change the venue.

Original plans called for the the city of Rocky Mount to hold its official event at noon in the courtyard in front of City Hall; however,...

New women's center opens at Nash UNC Health Care

May 06, 2016

Staff members from Nash UNC Health Care along with people from across the Twin Counties on Thursday packed the new 47,048-square-foot, $25 million Nash Women’s Center to celebrate the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the building.

The facility includes six labor and delivery suites,...

Faith Christian plans expansion

May 06, 2016

Faith Christian School is dreaming big with the recent purchase of an additional 20 acres to expand the current campus and a contract for an additional 15 acres that will give the school an overall footprint of 73 contiguous acres.

Faith Christian has a beautiful campus with elementary,...