Soul singers to perform at Farmers Market

There will be more than fresh food and homemade items this weekend at the Farmers Market.

Kelley Deal: Summers at NCC filled with fun

Working in education, sometimes people ask me if I have summers off. I work year-round, and yet summer is one of my favorite times of the year.

  • Catherine Roche: Library has lots of summer offerings

    Hello summer – school is out, the days are long and the temperatures are hot. Summer is the time for families to get together.

  • Charles Penny: Don’t sell Rocky Mount short

    Most of us who live in Rocky Mount are proud of our history, including the history of Rocky Mount notables such as Thelonious Monk, Kay Kaiser, Jim Clack, Phil Ford, Buck Williams and Danny Talbot as well as our history in banking, fast food and entrepreneurship.

  • Henrietta Zalkind: Schools to host mobile play sites

    As we move into summer, we have a lot to celebrate and a lot to look forward to. There will also be a variety of new opportunities in our area for children to be active.

  • Kelley Deal: NCC milestones aim to benefit community

    The Positive Image Action Group comprised of citizen volunteers from Edgecombe and Nash counties has been hard at work on a campaign, “Here’s to Success,” to promote a positive image of the area by celebrating its diverse present-day achievements and aspirations for the future.

  • Catherine Roche: Club will keep you reading all summer

    Sign up now for the Summer Reading Club. This year for the first time, you can register online for Summer Reading Club at Braswell Memorial Library.

Grads bid farewell to Tar River Academy

A total of 52 seniors turned their tassels during the Tar River Academy graduation ceremony held June 12 in the school’s auditorium.