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November 14, 2017

Edgecombe Community College recently graduated eleven cadets from its fourth Basic Academy for Basic Law Enforcement Training.

The graduation ceremony for Jerry Shoemaker, James Holloman, Joshua Miller, Jacob Strickland, Victoria Moore, David Manning, Tangie Staton, Rose Rivera, James Collie,…


November 13, 2017

Jenny Salsgiver, math data and instructional specialist at G.W. Bulluck Elementary School, has been named the 2017 Outstanding Elementary Mathematics Teacher for Edgecombe County Public Schools.

The statewide recognition through the N.C. Council of Teachers of Mathematics is sponsored by the N.C.…


November 12, 2017

Dozens of young leaders have descended on Rocky Mount this weekend for a leadership conference hosted by the Rocky Mount Area Youth Council.

About 80 teenagers from around the state are in town for the annual Mini-Grant Leadership Conference, a program initiated by the Youth Advisory Council in…

November 12, 2017

The Grand Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. recently held its 53rd National Convention in Las Vegas, Nev.

The delegation from the Rocky Mount Chapter thought this to be one of its best. Highlighting this event were the Chapter’s winnings.

Representing the South Atlantic Region, one…


November 11, 2017

Nash Community College’s Associate Library Director Robert James recently participated as a panelist at the “Share and Learn: A Gathering for Local History Professionals” program at Louis Round Wilson Library at​ the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.​

The invitation-…


November 10, 2017

Faculty and students from Nash Community College’s Biology Department recently attended the 43rd Annual Southeastern Population Ecology & Evolutionary Genetics Meeting in Laurel Hill hosted by the Department of Biology at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

Nash Community…


November 09, 2017

The Nash County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a few good Zumba dancers to aid in a good cause.

The Sheriff’s Office will be holding a Zumbathon from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday to raise money to help support victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. The event will be held at the…

November 09, 2017

The Our Lady of Perpetual Help Middle School service club recently went to the United Community Ministries soup kitchen in downtown Rocky Mount.

The service club, titled “St. Angela Merci’s Service Club,” focuses on extending service to those in need and was founded by Our Lady of…


November 08, 2017

Mikayla ​Thompson, ​a 2017 ​graduate ​of ​North ​East ​Carolina ​Prep ​School, ​recently competed ​in ​the ​National ​FFA ​Agriscience ​Fair. ​

Thompson ​placed ​third ​in ​the ​nation ​for her ​project ​on ​aerial ​spray ​drift ​in ​the ​Power, ​Structural ​and ​Technical…


November 07, 2017

The Edgecombe County Arts Council’s Great Tarboro Art Bazaar opened to the public Friday and will continue through Nov. 24.

The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m Wednesday through Friday and from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday, giving patrons a chance to browse…

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