August 15, 2018

A young professional couple is using their expertise in the wine industry to start a business in downtown Rocky Mount.

Ryan Hicks, 35, and Sarah Hicks, 33, will be opening a small high-end wine retail boutique and bar in Station Square called Bin & Barrel Wine Bar and Bottles. The…

Gunman wounds three during robbery in Castalia

August 15, 2018

Three people were shot late Tuesday near the intersection of Lancaster Store Road and Pine Street in Castalia.

Three adults were wounded during the shooting, which is believed to be in connection with an armed robbery. One person was transported to Wake Med hospital in Raleigh and two were…

Father charged with murder of 2-month-old son

August 15, 2018

A Rocky Mount man has been charged with murder in connection with the death of his 2-month-old son.

Rocky Mount police responded about 6 a.m. Sunday to a call about a deceased person at 444 Sled Court, according to a statement by the Rocky Mount Police Department. When officers arrived, they found…

Nash deputies nab ‘rocking chair bandit’

August 15, 2018

Alert actions by Middlesex residents helped the Nash County Sheriff’s Office nab a “rocking chair bandit.”

Nash County deputies responded to calls Tuesday about a man transporting rocking chairs that were stolen from at least two residences in Middlesex.