September 25, 2018

Out of town developers and investors are bringing activity to a pair of shopping centers on the Edgecombe County side of Rocky Mount.

In April, the Oakwood Shopping Center on North Fairview Road saw longtime tenant Maxway close after Henderson-based Variety Wholesalers Inc. decided not to renew the…

Police seek leads in homicide

September 25, 2018

Rocky Mount police are investigating the late Friday night murder of a woman and the shooting of two men at Tarrytown Beach Bingo.

In a statement released Monday by the Rocky Mount Police Department, Cpl. Brad Summerlin said the call came into the police station about 11:44 p.m. Friday as an armed…

GOP candidates rally party faithful

September 25, 2018

Get out and vote was the message at Monday night's GOP rally in Rocky Mount.

Local Republicans are starting off in a good position with strong incumbents, but the base has to go to the ballot box on Election Day to seal the deal, according to Nash County Republican Party officials.

Turnout is…

NCC students prepare for careers of service

September 25, 2018

When disaster strikes, first responders run toward the problem.

Nash Community College students train tirelessly in many areas and disciplines to help ensure citizens are safe. Whether it is fire services, emergency medical services, law enforcement or an electric line technician that is needed,…