May 20, 2019

Everyone loves paying their insurance premiums, right? Sort of like going to the dentist.

I dislike those invoices from the health, life, disability protection, auto, home and long-term care plans as much as anyone. And I am an independent insurance and investment agency owner, soon beginning my…

Cummins celebrates centennial

May 19, 2019

The parent of the Cummins Rocky Mount Engine Plant has reached the century mark of being in business.

In the Twin Counties, plant Manager John Judd said he and his team began celebrating the anniversary of Cummins in January and said the plant was re-branded to reflect the company having…

New deli to open on Douglas Block

May 18, 2019

A combination delicatessen and coffee shop is going to be opening downtown in the Douglas Block and just steps away from the Rocky Mount Event Center.

"I think I've created the most beautiful space for downtown, if I may say so," said Yalem Kiros, who is going to be operating NABS, which…

Herbal remedies shop set to open

May 17, 2019

Dylan Dieterle said he wants people to be able to take advantage of the medicinal benefits of marijuana without catching a buzz and ending up stoned.

Dieterle, 25, is manager of Delightful Herbal Health, which is going to be located at 600 N. Grace St., Suite C, just northwest of downtown.