Investing used to be easier for retirees. Many sought to generate enough income from the yield created by bonds or short-term investments like money market funds to meet their living expenses.
Anthony and Joanne Cunningham moved from New York City to Rocky Mount in early 2020 with the dream of opening their own Haitian restaurant, Kafe Louverture.
Nash Community College has been awarded $50,000 from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation of North Carolina Firefighter Stipend and Scholarship Program.
Nash Community College has been awarded $211,400 from the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund to provide scholarships over the next two years for students pursuing high-demand workforce training within ten workforce pathways leading to a State or industry-recognized credential.
“Working hard and having a great attitude have paved the way for me,” Nash Community College student Shanette Graham said. “I have been blessed with opportunities that provided valuable lifelong skills. I have learned to grow through my successes, as well as my struggles.”
Edgecombe County 4-H will observe National 4-H Week this week by showcasing the incredible experiences that 4-H offers young people and will highlight the remarkable 4-H youth in the community who work each day to make a positive impact on those around them.
It’s that time of year again, if you work for a medium-to-large employer, you’ve got some decisions to make because it’s open enrollment time.
Like schools and other churches in the community, Word Tabernacle Church could not open its doors for the traditional celebration of graduates. Instead, the church opened its Center for Media and Broadcasting to the community.