July 26, 2016

Monday’s sweltering heat did not prevent 4-H campers from learning all about horse play— and the hard work involved in caring for horses.

“The heat is tough and it slows us down,” said Wanda Bunn, the 4-H leader who is hosting the camp at her Circle J Farm in Nashville.…

CSX to host informational meetings on new rail hub

July 26, 2016

Anyone interested or concerned about the new CSX trains-to-trucks terminal coming to Rocky Mount is invited by the railroad company to a pair of open houses this week.

The public will be able to talk directly with railroad representatives and ask questions about the terminal during the events…

Woman charged with statutory rape

July 26, 2016

A Zebulon woman has been arrested and charged with the statutory rape of a 15-year-old Nash County boy.

Dakita Joyce Wright, 28, of the 4000 block of Doyle Road in Zebulon, was arrested in connection with a reported incident that occurred on July 9 in Nash County. Wright was charged with statutory…

Nashville man sought on incest charges

July 26, 2016

 The Nash County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in locating a Nashville man wanted on charges of incest, indecent liberties and statutory rape.

Nash County detectives on Friday investigated a report of indecent liberties involving a 37-year-old man and a juvenile girl. The…