Small Rocky Mount Businesses Make Our World Go Around

"Make the little stuff work and the big stuff will happen" - Dan Bongino Dan Bongino wasn't on the news talking about small business in Rocky Mount, but his quote suits my purpose. The Chamber of Commerce is honoring small businesses this week. In the last two days my errands have taken me into a … Continue reading Small Rocky Mount Businesses Make Our World Go Around

Local Icon Needs Our Help in Rocky Mount, NC

I have never been with Denise Watkins, the Fun Director at Sky-Vue skating, without past and present skaters greeting her with warm affection. September 1958, Vernon and Pauline Holder opened the business. Second-generation owner/operators are Denise Watkins and David Holder. Here is a place that sets a standard for children, a high bar for behavior. … Continue reading Local Icon Needs Our Help in Rocky Mount, NC

The City Council of Rocky Mount: ‘Point of Order’

A NEW PODCAST I THINK YOU WILL ENJOY AT http://anchor.fm/stepheny-houghtlin I went to the City Council meeting January 24 in time to listen to the public comments that were well given by good and articulate people. I want you to hear the story I have to tell concerning calling for a 'Point of Order.' It … Continue reading The City Council of Rocky Mount: ‘Point of Order’