April 12, 2018
NASHVILLE — Nash County commissioners may be deeding a portion of the Nash Community College campus to Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools in the near future, Nash County Manager Zee Lamb said Wednesday during a joint committee meeting.
The current expense and capital outlay meeting…
April 11, 2018
Edgecombe Community College’s Practical Nursing program was recently ranked No. 6 in the state after receiving a perfect score by a national nursing advocacy organization.
The top nine schools on the Practicalnursing.org list received a 100 percent score, and Edgecombe Community College…
April 07, 2018
Hoping to hear some jazz music this spring in Rocky Mount?
SOZO Ministries has it covered, as it will be hosting a collaborative event with the jazz bands from Rocky Mount and Nash Central high schools.
Both bands, along with guest artist and clinician Yoron Israel, will take part in a jazz…
April 04, 2018
Edgecombe Community College’s student honor society won 13 awards at the recent Phi Theta Kappa Carolinas Regional Convention.
Three students and Advisor Tamara Frank-Pourvady represented ECC’s chapter, Alpha Omega Nu, at the annual convention held March 9-11 in Myrtle Beach, SC. At…
April 01, 2018
WoodmenLife is sponsoring the “America Is…” Video Contest, which aims to get elementary school students excited about their country and show pride in their school and their community.
By sharing a 30- 60 second video on the topic “What America means to me,” students…
March 31, 2018
Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools has a new member of its cabinet staff.
Tremain McQueen has been named as the new chief Technology Officer of the school district, replacing Jane Finch, who retired at the end of December.
“I am grateful for the talented team that was already in place. I plan to…
March 27, 2018
Bailey Elementary School fifth-grade math and science teacher Lisa Langley was recently named as the Elementary Conservation Education Teacher of the Year.
Langley accepted the award at the North Carolina Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts 74th Annual Meeting on Jan. 8.
March 27, 2018
Nash Community College students, faculty and staff are preparing for spring commencement exercises which will be held May 10 and May 11.
Students will be recognized for completion of degrees, diplomas and/or certificates at the college’s fiftieth graduation ceremony.
March 24, 2018
More than 70 Williford Elementary School third-graders went to court Wednesday, accompanied by the court’s chief deputy marshal.
However, this trip to court was not an exercise in justice — it was a chance for 74 students to learn more about the N.C. Supreme Court.…
March 21, 2018
A meeting about school safety became heated at times on Monday night as more than 70 people gathered at Nash Central Middle School to discuss ways to protect students.
Dr. Shelton Jefferies, superintendent of Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools, led the discussion, which focused on protecting students…