Book-signing highlights open house for renovated Castalia School

The Castalia Community Development Corp. recently sponsored an open house and book-signing event at the Castalia Missionary Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.

  • Students awarded scholarships

    Six students have been awarded Brianna Marie McLaughlin Memorial Scholarships at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School.

  • City offices. services to close for holidays

    Rocky Mount city government offices will be closed Dec. 24 through Dec. 26 and Jan. 1, 2015 in observance of Christmas and New Year’s Day.

  • Tarboro native helps mark deployment’s end

    BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan – The 3d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) commemorated the culmination of their mission with a casing ceremony Dec. 1 at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.

  • Wesleyan recognizes Honors Program students

    Students in N.C. Wesleyan College’s Taylor-Crocker Honors Program recently were recognized at a dinner at Belmont Lake Preserve.

  • City receives public power awards

    Roy Jones, Chief Operating Officer of ElectriCities of North Carolina presented five North Carolina Public Power Awards of Excellence to the city of Rocky Mount during the City Council meeting on Monday.

Charles Penny: Event Center a boost for city

Rocky Mount is at a pivotal and critical point in creating a new economy and there is still much work to be done. In order to be successful, it will require public and private investment.

Students awarded scholarships

Six students have been awarded Brianna Marie McLaughlin Memorial Scholarships at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School.

  • Wesleyan recognizes Honors Program students

    Students in N.C. Wesleyan College’s Taylor-Crocker Honors Program recently were recognized at a dinner at Belmont Lake Preserve.

  • Honors program encourages students to think globally

    Rocky Mounty Academy Spanish teacher Rebecca Watkins credits her college semester in Spain and her lifelong passion for learning about other cultures as the sources of her inspiration in creating the Global Studies Honors Program in 2013.

  • NCC cosmetology director earns achievement award

    Nash Community College Director of Cosmetology, Karey D. Parker was recognized at the October meeting of the N.C. Community College Cosmetology Instructors Association as one of six recipients of a Lifetime Achievement Award.

  • ECC receives acclaim for service to veterans

    The accolades from national veterans organizations continue to pour in for Edgecombe Community College.

  • School board chairwoman receives award from state group

    Evelyn Bulluck of the Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education recently received the 2014 Raleigh Dingman Award for Outstanding Boardsmanship.