Tackle the Tar Awards $17,000 to NCC Foundation


The Nash Community College Foundation was recently awarded $17,000 by Rotary Club of Rocky Mount from proceeds raised at Tackle the Tar. Tackle the Tar, the only local event of its kind, was held in May 2017. The 5k obstacle course race and family fun day raised money for scholarships for students attending college in the Twin Counties. Standing (L-R) Garry Hodges, Kristen Brabble, Zee Lamb, NCC President Dr. Bill Carver, NCC Foundation Executive Director Pam Ballew, Lyn Brown and Frank Maynard.