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…

Police group provides gifts to youth

December 11, 2017

Unfortunately, some parents don’t have the means to fulfill their child’s holiday wishes.

This is where the N.C. Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 46 along with assistance from the Blue Knights NC XXI, a law-enforcement based motorcycle club, has stepped in throughout the years to…

Parking to be reserved for veterans

December 11, 2017

Veterans will soon have their own special parking spaces at all Nash County government buildings.

To recognize the heroic nature of all veterans and the actions of Purple Heart recipients, the Nash County Board of Commissioners is purchasing signs to mark parking spaces as reserved for veterans.…