April 25, 2018

Rocky Mount city staff recently received recognition for public power and communications.

The city picked up three awards for Excellence in Communications during the recent 11th annual N.C. City & County Communicators’ Excellence in Communications Awards.

The city also received the 2017 N.…

Wesleyan to hold outdoor graduation

April 25, 2018

N.C. Wesleyan College will graduate one of its largest groups — over 300 students — at 10 a.m. Saturday.

Because of the growing class sizes and in an effort to allow more friends and family to attend the annual commencement ceremony, the 2018 graduation will be held on the front lawn of…

Rose to speak at ECC graduation

April 25, 2018

Jim Rose, vice chairman of the N.C. State Board of Community Colleges, will give the keynote address on May 11 during Commencement at Edgecombe Community College.

Commencement begins at 7 p.m. and will be held in Keihin Auditorium on the Tarboro campus. For those unable to attend, live…

Boys receive royal treatment at event

April 24, 2018

The third annual Cutz for Kingz drew its largest group of participants so far on Monday with more than 300 boys attending.

The event took place at Rocky Mount High School as the elementary-age boys made their way through various stations in different rooms including a homework station, reading…