May 26, 2016 - 49 minutes ago

A local assisted living facility held a health festival Wednesday for seniors.

Spring Arbor Assisted Living on South Winstead Avenue sponsored a Senior Fitness Festival and invited 16 local health and fitness vendors to participate.

Jackie Coley said she saw one of the flyers about...

Ex-Eastpointe CFO indicted

May 26, 2016 - 49 minutes ago

A former Eastpointe executive awaiting trial in state court on fraud charges has been indicted in federal court on multiple counts of bribery and money laundering involving Medicaid funds.

Bob Canupp, the former chief financial officer of Eastpointe, faces charges of conspiracy,...

Truck driver killed in I-95 crash

May 26, 2016 - 49 minutes ago

A blown tire led to a fatal accident Wednesday morning on Interstate 95 near Rocky Mount.

The accident occurred at approximately 3:56 a.m. Wednesday morning near mile-marker 135 on I-95 South. N.C. Highway Patrol Sgt. T.R. Askew said the accident appears to have been the result of a blown...

Garden club visits Bailey nursery

May 26, 2016 - 49 minutes ago

The Rocky Mount Garden Club recently enjoyed a field trip to the Dan Finch Nursery in Bailey.

The weather cooperated with them despite calls for rain. Finch entertained club memebers with his wonderful sense of humor and great knowledge. Finch joked that they might be...