September 22, 2018 - 1 minute ago

Food, music and more are set to highlight the upcoming Eastern Carolina BBQ Throw Down in downtown Rocky Mount.

The 11th annual event will be held Oct. 12 and 13 on the lawn of the Helen P. Gay Rocky Mount Historic Train Station.

The weekend event will include a BBQ competition, a classic car show…

Pro golfer to participate in NCC tourney

September 22, 2018 - 1 minute ago

Professional golfer Justin Moose will take part in Nash Community College’s 29th annual Student Scholarship Golf Classic on Oct. 5 at Benvenue Country Club.

Moose is ranked 13th in the world with a 468-yard longest drive in competition, 147 mph swing speed and 219 mph ball speed.

The annual…

Complaint leads to pot bust

September 21, 2018

A community complaint lead to a drug bust Thursday in Whitakers.

James Anthony Dickens, 40, is charged with possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana, possession of marijuana, possession with intent to sell and deliver MDMA, maintaining a dwelling for purposes of selling and delivering a…

Volunteers boost pregnancy center

September 21, 2018

Hurricane Florence may have canceled last Saturday’s Walk for Life, but the Your Choice Resource Center shifted its fundraiser indoors Thursday at an Open House event.

This is the first time the Your Choice Resource Center, formerly known as the Pregnancy Care Center, had to cancel…