May 05, 2016 - 5 minutes ago

Nash Community College honored Dr. Saed Awadallah with the 2016 Nash Community College Outstanding Alumni Award recognizing his achievements as a past graduate to provide inspiration for current students on April 21 at the 2016 Student Recognition Ceremony.

Awadallah was selected for the...

Tour showcases Nash County sites

May 05, 2016 - 5 minutes ago

NASHVILLE — The Nash County Positive Image Tour on Wednesday gave attendees a quick dose of local flavor.

“Nash County has a lot to offer,” said Nash County Aging Services Director Stacie Shatzer.“People think they need to go over to Raleigh or down to...

Relay for Life to step off in Tarboro

May 05, 2016 - 5 minutes ago

The 20th annual Relay for Life of Edgecombe County will be a sweet event.

“The theme for this year’s event will be Candyland: Searching for a sweet cure worldwide,” said Demetria Darden, organizer of this year’s event.

Darden said 32 teams and 285...

Authorities bust suspected heroin traffickers

May 05, 2016 - 5 minutes ago

Twin Counties authorities worked together to shut down a suspected heroin trafficking operation.

According to a press release, Edgecombe County deputies worked with the Tar River Taskforce to seize 256 bags of heroin and more than $5,500 in cash during a search of a residence on the 100...