August 19, 2018

Through a grant from the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust, whose mission is to improve the quality of life and health for rural areas, Enfield's Randolph Park received a new quarter-mile walking path.

Tony Silver Concrete, a local Enfield business, installed and graded the cement walkway, which is…

Wesleyan professor to attend symposium in Israel

August 18, 2018

Dr. Meir Magal, professor of exercise science at N.C. Wesleyan College, has been invited to the International Symposium on Sports Medicine to be held in October in Israel.

The invitation was extended to Magal in late July by the Israel Society of Sports Medicine and the organizing committee of the…

Local students attend leadership camp

August 17, 2018

Coastal Credit Union recently sponsored the attendance of Christina Pierce, a senior at Nash-Rocky Mount Early College High School, and Tyrone Davis II, a junior at Rocky Mount Prep, at the cooperative leadership camp run by the Cooperative Council of North Carolina.

Pierce is an…

Peacemakers announce speaker for fundraising banquet

August 16, 2018

Peacemakers of Rocky Mount will host its annual Hope Banquet fundraiser at 7 p.m. Oct. 4 at Englewood Baptist Church. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

The Rev. Vann R. Ellison, president and chief executive officer of St. Matthew's House in Naples, Fla., will be the keynote speaker. Ellison is widely…