Edgecombe students to attend Governor’s School

Two students from Edgecombe County Public Schools were recently selected to attend the Governor’s School of North Carolina this summer.

  • YMCA gears up for summer day camps

    This summer, the Harrison Family YMCA’s day camp program is offering kids an enriching, learning experience to help them get more out of summer break – more friendships, more accomplishments and more belonging.

  • Gala presents 2015 Debu-ettes

    The Rocky Mount Debu-ette Club held its annual presentation gala April 19 at Benvenue Country Club.

  • Starr endows scholarship at N.C. State

    Doug Starr recently gathered with his family and friends in SAS Hall on the N.C. State University campus in Raleigh to celebrate the establishment of the W. Douglas and Linda Starr Scholarship Endowment in the university’s College of Sciences.

  • Businessman boosts N.C. Wesleyan

    Rocky Mount businessman Dong Jin has honored members of his family by making two separate gifts to N.C. Wesleyan College.

  • Southern Nash Middle FFA makes first trip to state contest

    Southern Nash Middle School’s Future Farmers of America chapter recently traveled to Greensboro to compete in the FFA State Middle Grades Rally.

Ginny Mohrbutter: Nonprofit groups essential for North Carolina

Nonprofit organizations are essential to our quality of life not only because of the valuable programs they provide local citizens, but also because of the positive economic impact within our local communities.

Businessman boosts N.C. Wesleyan

Rocky Mount businessman Dong Jin has honored members of his family by making two separate gifts to N.C. Wesleyan College.

  • Southern Nash Middle FFA makes first trip to state contest

    Southern Nash Middle School’s Future Farmers of America chapter recently traveled to Greensboro to compete in the FFA State Middle Grades Rally.

  • Coding Camp trains local students

    Children in Rocky Mount will have the opportunity to learn how to code this summer at a unique summer camp, RMA Code Academy.

  • Hospital chief to receive NCC's highest alumni honor

    Nash Community College will honor Robyn Raynor Perkerson of Spring Hope with the 2015 Nash Community College Outstanding Alumna Award during a ceremony April 22 recognizing her achievements as a past graduate to provide inspiration for current students.

  • College student earns fellowship

    Brandon Johnson of Rocky Mount has been selected as one of the fellows for Auburn University’s 2015 SEED Fellows cohort.

  • Nash-Rocky Mount honors board-certified teachers

    Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools recently recognized eight educators who renewed or earned National Board Certified Teacher status this school year during a breakfast held in their honor.