January 22, 2019

Some students at N.C. Wesleyan College used Monday’s Martin Luther King Jr. holiday to serve others.

Roughly 150 students — or about 10 percent of the student body at the college — participated in the Day of Service event by working with community organizations to engage in…

Council delays decision on city manager

January 22, 2019

The Rocky Mount City Council made no decision in a meeting on Martin Luther King Day to discuss the future of its top administrator.

City Manager Rochelle Small-Toney, who wasn't at the meeting, faces mounting allegations of cronyism and financial mismanagement similar to accusations leveled…

Residents pack chambers for meeting

January 22, 2019

A packed house at a special called meeting Monday went home with no answer as to the fate of an under-fire city official.

The Rocky Mount City Council announced no public decision after meeting two-and-a-half hours in closed session discussing the employment of City Manager Rochelle Small-Toney.…

Repeat offender jailed again

January 22, 2019

A Rocky Mount man with a criminal record dating back more than a decade faces a list of charges after police recently arrested him for allegedly breaking into a residence and stealing a firearm and later allegedly pulling a firearm on someone in the daylight hours.

Joshua Lamont Deloach, 30, is…