September 01, 2019

Last week’s Women’s Conference sponsored by the Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce offered a sell-out crowd of busy women some time to be encouraged, empowered and connect.

Desiree Dolberry, marketing coordinator for the Chamber and organizer of the event, said over 270 tickets were…

Tarboro Chamber names new director

August 31, 2019

Elizabeth Burns, who has been serving as the interim director of the Tarboro Edgecombe Chamber of Commerce, has officially been named as the director.

Chamber President Donna Dew notified the chamber membership of the selection committee’s recommendation and board decision in a Facebook post…

Work continues on new businesses

August 26, 2019

The future Panera Bread is rapidly taking shape on the northeast side of the Sunset Avenue and Wesleyan Boulevard interchange.

Charles Childs, superintendent for Florida-based Bay to Bay Properties, which is the contractor, told the Telegram late last week that crews are approximately halfway…

U.S. Cellular staff helps local students

August 26, 2019

Many local kids from Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tar River Region were able to head back to school this year with a new backpack full of supplies thanks to local U.S. Cellular associates.

For the fourth year, U.S. Cellular associates from the greater Rocky Mount area have made personal donations…