Monday, November 19, 2018

Local principal awarded national fellowship

November 19, 2018

North Edgecombe High School Principal Donnell Cannon recently was selected as one of 15 Opportunity Culture Fellows nationwide.

The 15 fellows come from multi-classroom leaders and principals serving in school districts that have adopted the Opportunity Culture model. This…

Realtors group boosts Habitat for Humanity

November 19, 2018

The Rocky Mount Association of Realtors has been raising money for the local Habitat for Humanity.

Market Leader Realty's Renee Silk and Ana Joyner along with Mike Allen from Boone, Hill Allen and Ricks have been diligently collecting donations and raffle items since September.

A raffle drawing was…

Wesleyan welcomes prospective students

November 18, 2018

N.C. Wesleyan College was putting its best face forward on Saturday as hundreds of prospective students toured the campus during their Fall Open House event.

The Dunn Center lobby was a hive of activity as representatives from different departments and majors talked with high school students and…

Shopping season set to take off

November 18, 2018

People from across the Twin Counties will be gearing up to find the best deals from retailers during what has been recognized as the start of the holiday shopping season.

The Black Friday shopping weekend, which now starts Thursday on Thanksgiving and goes through the weekend, continues…