June 15, 2019

A third suspect has been arrested in connection with the April armed robbery of the Lucky Ducky store in Princeville.

The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office reported that Isaiah Daiquan Blow, 21, was arrested on Wednesday by Detective L. Shaw with the assistance of the Robersonville Police…

Missing 16-year-old located

June 14, 2019

A missing 16-year-old Pinetops girl has been located.

Gracie Marie Hoggard, who was reported missing by the Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday “has been found safe and returned home,” according to a post Friday on the organization’s Facebook page. Law…

Woman charged with murder, arson

June 12, 2019

A Nash County woman is facing murder and arson charges after a dead body was found in the ashes of a mobile home that burned down Tuesday.

Alayna Renee Sherrod, 32, of 7515 Strickland Road in Bailey, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder and arson late Tuesday night following the…

Grisly discovery still a mystery after 25 years

June 09, 2019

WILSON — A local fisherman thought he reeled in a turtle shell until he turned it over in his hand to find himself staring into the empty eye sockets of a human skull.

Nearly 25 years later, the identity of the skull fished out of the murky waters of Buckhorn Reservoir remains a mystery.…