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Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Obit Stan Lee

Comics fans mourn Stan Lee

November 14, 2018 - 38 minutes ago

Stan Lee's death has hit local comic book fans pretty hard. The legendary co-creator of Spider-Man, Hulk, the X-Men and many hundreds more Marvel Comics characters died Monday at the age of 95.

With his zest for life and love of the spotlight, it seemed as if Lee would live forever like the…


Beans and Brews to benefit Meals on Wheels

November 14, 2018 - 38 minutes ago

Local residents will have the opportunity to enjoy a variety of chili as well as local and out-of-town craft beer during a fundraising event to help an organization that addresses senior hunger and isolation in the area.

Meals on Wheels of Rocky Mount will host its fifth annual Beans and Brews…


Mills welcomes trailblazing brewery

November 13, 2018

A long of line of people waited in anticipation on a sunny and cold Saturday as two trailblazers in the craft beer industry opened up their space at the Rocky Mount Mills’ Brewery Incubator.

The grand opening was a collaboration between Briana Brake, brewer and founder of Spaceway…


Community salutes those who served

November 12, 2018

The Joint Veterans Committee of Nash and Edgecombe Counties held its annual hour-long Veterans Day Ceremony on Sunday at the Rocky Mount Veterans Memorial at Jack Laughery Park.

Lee Rumley, president of the Joint Veterans Committee of Nash and Edgecombe Counties, said the committee meets once a…