October 20, 2018

Students at Rocky Mount Prep got a surprise visitor Friday as Harlem Globetrotter Anthony “Ant” Atkinson visited each of the elementary school classrooms. 

The charter school was not the only school that Atkinson toured Friday. He also visited Williford Elementary School and N.…

Two battle for school board seat

October 20, 2018

Two candidates have stepped up to run for the District 2 seat Wendy Wilson is vacating on the Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education.

Dean Edwards is a lieutenant with the State Highway Patrol and has 26 years experience in law enforcement. He said he wants to run for office because he…

Karate Academy teaches more than Martial Arts

October 20, 2018

Dozier Karate Academy is the most active Karate academy in the area.

Dozier Karate is more than a Karate class. It teaches self discipline, control and confidence. Parents are looking for more for their children in Martial Arts. Dozier Karate becomes an extension to the parents’ hand to help…

Fundraising dinner supports area youth

October 19, 2018

NASHVILLE — The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tar River Region held its traditional major fundraising event in which youth and adults enjoyed a meal together and got to know each other.

The Clubs’ annual Steak & Burger Dinner was held Thursday at the Rose Hill Conference Center…