September 22, 2019

MIDDLESEX — A standoff at a Middlesex home has been resolved peacefully by Nash County authorities.

The Nash County Sheriff’s Office’s Special Response Team responded just after 9 p.m. Saturday to the scene of a report of a disturbance inside a home in the 3700 block of…

Finalists selected for Black Light Project

September 22, 2019

Fourteen members of the community have been selected to take part in the Black Light Project photography documentary that will be displayed at the Imperial Centre for the Arts and Sciences beginning in January 2020.

The Black Light Project, founded by Tonya Jefferson-Lynch, presents black men in a…

Council candidates pledge accessibility

September 21, 2019

One of the candidates for a position on the Rocky Mount City Council said he is going to have a “boots on the ground approach” in terms of being available to constituents if elected on Oct. 8.

Tarrick Pittman, who is running in Ward 1, and all of the rest of the council candidates…

Public offers input on superintendent search

September 21, 2019

The Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education hosted the first of two public forums Thursday night to seek input about the qualities community and staff members want in the next superintendent of the school district.

The event was held in the media center of Southern Nash High School. The forum was…