March 24, 2018 - 24 minutes ago

Rocky Mount police are investigating multiple shots that were fired at an intersection near the UEC Theater in Rocky Mount. 

The shots fired call came in about 3:15 p.m. Saturday. Witnesses reportedly saw someone get out of an older model vehicle at the intersection of Hunter Hill Road and…

Backyard warriors train for competition

March 24, 2018

The creator of the Ultimate Backyard Warrior gym in Rocky Mount and four other people who regularly work out and train there will soon be competitors on a popular sports entertainment competition series.

Mike Cook, 46, owner and founder of the Ultimate Backyard Warrior, along with Sam Mason, 37,…

Local students visit N.C. Supreme Court

March 24, 2018

More than 70 Williford Elementary School third-graders went to court Wednesday, accompanied by the court’s chief deputy marshal.

However, this trip to court was not an exercise in justice — it was a chance for 74 students to learn more about the N.C. Supreme Court.…

Harris promotes county priorities at conference

March 24, 2018

 Edgecombe County Commissioner Viola Harris joined more than 160 county officials from North Carolina and representatives from the North Carolina Association of County Commissionersat the National Association of Counties Legislative Conference in Washington, DC.

Over 1,700 county leaders…