Rocky Mount, Oh My! – Part One

2019-11-13T16:20:04-05:00November 13th, 2019|Blog, Uncategorized|

Of all my childhood travels to Eastern Carolina, along with my frequent visits to New Bern, I had yet to head northwest up the road to Rocky Mount. As with the other cities and towns visited in North Carolina, this one had quite a few surprises up its sleeve. Oh My #1 – Beer! I was pleasantly surprised to learn that Rocky Mount, population of about 55,000, is home to several breweries. Actually, it is a brew incubator program with Nash Community College, where students learn the brewing business while earning their AA degree. They had me at beer, but simply