March 24, 2019

Gov. Roy Cooper, a native son of Nash County, was the keynote speaker Saturday at the 2019 North Carolina Youth of the Year Awards Luncheon hosted by the Boys & Girls Clubs at the Rocky Mount Event Center

This was Cooper’s first visit to the event center since its completion.

“It is…

Meeting on housing plan set

March 24, 2019

Rocky Mount city officials are inviting the community to a public information session on the planned downtown multi-family workforce housing development on Tarboro Street.

The session is set for 5 to 7 p.m. April 2 in the Biotech Auditorium at Edgecombe Community College.

The session is…

Area veterans bond at American Legion

March 24, 2019

American Legion Post 58 on Thursday mornings is a scene of veterans who define camaraderie.

Located at 2731 N. Church St., veterans who served in the nation's war eras stop by the local home of the patriotic organization to enjoy coffee, doughnuts and conversation.

"I come over here every Thursday…

Vester receives NCC teaching award

March 24, 2019

Nash Community College Computer Information Technologies instructor Amy Vester has been selected as the college’s 2019 J. Edgar and Peggie T. Moore Excellence in Teaching Award recipient.

Excellence in Teaching Award nominees are full-time faculty members chosen annually through a peer…