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June 15, 2019

A local pet shop that caters primarily to dogs is offering a novel Father’s Day gift for human dads of dogs.

The Muttley Crew pet store in Westridge Village Shopping Center on Sunset Avenue is helping “furkids” make “paw-traits” in honor of Father’s Day.

Some dog…


June 15, 2019

Two local lawmakers have offered dueling views on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.

State Rep. James Gailliard, D-Nash, voted to uphold a veto of the bill. State Sen. Rick Horner, R-Nash, voted in favor of the proposed legislation.

Senate Bill 359 was vetoed by Gov. Roy Cooper, a…

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…


June 15, 2019

Spring Hope’s town manager apparently is moving quickly to hire a new police chief after Chief Anthony Puckett was named Nashville’s new top lawman.

“I don’t have an exact time frame, but a decision is near,” Spring Hope Town Manager Jae Kim told the Telegram in an…

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…


June 14, 2019

Rocky Mount and Edgecombe County are ponying up more funds to cover the loss to the Carolinas Gateway Partnership with the pending withdrawal of Nash County.

The Nash County Board of Commissioners voted in April to leave in October the partnership, a public-private industrial recruitment agency…

June 14, 2019

Keisha Spivey knows quite well the plight of the less fortunate in the Twin Counties.

And Spivey and a small group of volunteers at a Rocky Mount faith-based nonprofit group are working to help them return to normal lives.

Spivey co-founded the Ripple Effects empowerment center, which opened a…


June 14, 2019

A state agency has awarded Rocky Mount and Nash County funding for low-income homeowners to make needed house repairs.

The state Housing Finance Agency board of directors approved an award of $100,000 to the city and $75,000 to the county to make emergency repairs and accessibility modifications…

June 14, 2019

Braswell Memorial Library will kick off this year’s Summer Reading Program with plenty of action from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. next Friday on the library’s back lawn.

This annual signature event will feature a variety of carnival-style games, activities and entertainment by balloon artists and…


June 14, 2019

The city will sponsor its annual Special Populations Summer Formal from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday at the Imperial Centre for the Arts & Sciences.

The event will feature live music and food for high school juniors and seniors as well as adults.

“Some participants have historically been in their…

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