March 18, 2018

Good deals for a good cause could be found on Saturday at the Relay for Life Charity Auction.

Fishing poles, small appliances, portraits of Marilyn Monroe and London, a large Teddy Bear and just about everything else was auctioned off with the money going towards the fight against cancer. The event…

State treasurer aims to combat health care costs

March 18, 2018

N.C. State Treasurer Dale Folwell stopped by the Telegram office on Thursday to talk about the state’s financial position, the growing cost of health care and what he plans to do to improve the state’s bottom line.

Since Folwell was elected in 2016, he has taken his responsibilities as…

Coffee shop teaches skills to students

March 18, 2018

Students in Nash Community College’s Foundational Adult Basic Education program recently opened the Coffee Corner located on the first floor of the Continuing Education and Public Services Building.

The students are gaining skills in customer service and math as they sell coffee, juice and…

Officer honored for saving man's life

March 17, 2018

A Rocky Mount police officer recently was commended for his quick thinking on the job that saved a man from a burning vehicle.

Senior Police Officer William Locke, who works in the patrol services division of the Rocky Mount Police Department, was awarded with the city of Rocky Mount’s…