March 19, 2019

The stage at the Dunn Center was alive Monday with representations of different cultures as N.C. Wesleyan College students presented 10 acts, each with a different international flavor.

Most of the acts featured dances in native costumes, though some used tumbling, speeches and music videos to…

Murder suspect awaits extradition hearing

March 19, 2019

A Nash County man apprehended this weekend just outside Tucson, Ariz., in connection with the slaying of his wife remains jailed without bond in Tucson pending the outcome of an extradition proceeding later this week, a court spokeswoman said Monday.

Lynn Keel, 57, faced an initial appearance on…

Lieutenant governor rallies GOP

March 19, 2019

It's the folks who knock on doors and hand out pamphlets who will make a difference in the upcoming governor's race, said Lt. Gov. Dan Forest, the keynote speaker at Monday evening's Nash County GOP convention in Brown Auditorium on the campus of Nash Community College.

Forest said Nash County…

ECC students attend Uplifting Black Men conference

March 19, 2019

Twelve students and staff from Edgecombe Community College and Edgecombe Early College High School recently attended the fourth annual Uplifting Black Men conference at Virginia Tech.

Hosted by Virginia Tech’s Black Male Excellence Network, the conference was held Feb. 23 and drew nearly 500…