October 14, 2019

Local school districts are celebrating the important contributions principals bring to the school district and the community.

Hugh Scott, principal of Southern Nash High School, also serves as the president of the Nash-Rocky Mount Principal and Assistant Principal Association, which is an affiliate…

School closing studies set to proceed

October 12, 2019

NASHVILLE — The Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education earlier this week unanimously approved the recommendation to conduct a School Closing Study for Cedar Grove Elementary School, Red Oak Elementary School and Swift Creek Elementary School as prescribed by North Carolina law.


Tarboro school placed on soft lockdown

October 08, 2019

North East Carolina Prep School officials placed the school on a soft lockdown Monday morning after live rounds of ammunition were found on campus.

“They found .22-caliber rounds in the parking lot, so they went into soft lockdown,” said Tarboro Chief of Police Jesse Webb.

An email sent…

School supports young shooting victim

October 04, 2019

Nashville Elementary School students wore hats to school Thursday to show their support for a wounded schoolmate who was shot last month during a drive-by shooting.

Students at the school were encouraged to wear a hat and pay $1 for the privilege, though a donation was not required as a part of the…