December 12, 2017

A unique event being held this weekend is part of an ongoing effort to bring more traffic and attention to downtown Rocky Mount. 

The Downtown Community Association and Dynamik Learning, a local tutoring service, will be holding the inaugural “Ugly Sweater Sip and Shop” event…

Brekenridge helps support Peacemakers

December 12, 2017

Residents, staff and friends of Brekenridge Retirement Center recently presented a check to Peacemakers of Rocky Mount.

Each month, the Brekenridge Retirement Center supports a local or foreign mission group or other organization that serves Rocky Mount. This month the ministry emphasis was on…

Board touts school performance

December 11, 2017

As the final version of the 2016-17 school report cards were released this week on a new user-friendly website, 14 Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools were honored for last year’s academic growth at this week’s school board meeting.

During Monday’s meeting of the Nash-Rocky Mount…

Rocky Mount man missing

December 11, 2017

The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing Rocky Mount man, George Michael Butts.

Residents are asked to be on the lookout Butts, 60, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. Butts is described as a white male approximately 5…