• Cummins marks production milestone

    Senior leaders from Cummins Inc., one of the Twin Counties’ largest employers, and state and local government officials celebrated the production of the plant’s four millionth engine Thursday at the Cummins Rocky Mount Engine Plant.

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  • OIC Highway Construction and Carpentry Trade's Students move on to Phase II

    OIC Highway Construction Trade's Students move on to Phase II. 

    On Thursday, May 4th, 2017, 8 OIC Highway Construction and Carpentry Trades students graduated from Phase I of their training and moved on to Phase II. 

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  • City Council approves tax credits for event center

    Staff Writer

    Tuesday, April 25, 2017

    The Rocky Mount City Council on Monday approved tax credits that will help pay for the Downtown Community Facility since it includes a wellness clinic.

    The historic decision will change Rocky Mount forever, said Councilman Reuben Blackwell, who is also the CEO of the Opportunities Industrialization Center, the federally-qualified health care provider that will operate the clinic in the downtown facility.

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  • OIC Students talk with SunRock about future careers


    Ronnie Goswick, Director of Business & Economic Development for SunRock speaks to OIC’s Highway Construction and Carpentry trades class about future careers with the company. 

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  • For Immediate Release - 5/18/2016

    Rocky Mount, NC - Opportunities Industrialization Center’s Family Medical Centers (OIC) have received a national grant from the Office of Minority Health Resource Center, said OIC’s President and CEO Reuben Blackwell, “This one-year, ,000 grant is one of only 12 awarded nationally and focuses on conducting a social marketing campaign in Nash and Edgecombe Counties dealing with the importance of getting screened for HIV and Hepatitis B and C.”  Blackwell added that “there is additional funding from this grant to increase the number of screening tests available for those in the Twin Counties.”

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North Carolina Community Health Center Association Supports Covering the Uninsured Working Poor via HB 662, Carolina Cares.


Weather Update - 1/9/17

Due to inclement weather conditions, OIC will operating on a 2 hour delay Tuesday, January 10, 2017.

Weather Update - 1/9/17

 Due to inclement weather conditions, OIC will be closed Monday, January 9, 2017.


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