August 27, 2016

Dozens of Rocky Mount residents came out Thursday night along with local law enforcement officers to take part in TeamRockyMount's inaugural community event.

The fledgling community outreach organization held a Hands Out event at the Impact Center at Word Tabernacle Church. The association's first…

Candidate begins campaigning

August 27, 2016

The Republican candidate for N.C. Treasurer was in the Twin Counties recently to attend a private fundraiser and talk shop.

“The issues we face are not about east or west, black or white, Republican or Democrat — they are about mathematics,” said Dale Folwell, a certified public…

Wiggins makes top five in assistant manger bid

August 26, 2016 - 18 minutes ago

 A Rocky Mount City Council member is in the running for a top administration position with Edgecombe County. Rocky Mount Mayor Pro Tem Lamont Wiggins is a top-five finalist for assistant manager in Edgecombe County, Edgecombe County Manager Eric Evans confirmed Friday. Wiggins also is a…

Alert: Zika found in Nash

August 26, 2016

Local health officials advise residents practice caution after cases of Zika virus have been confirmed in Nash County.

The cases involve a group of people who recently traveled to a Zika-prone area of the Caribbean and were later confirmed to be infected.

"On a positive note, the cases are travel-…