September 25, 2016

NASHVILLE- Mother Nature was kinder this year to the traditional J.A.K.E.S. Day event Saturday after last year’s event was washed away because of bad weather.

The festivities sponsored by the Tar River Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation on the grounds of the Rose Hill Farm was the…

Police seek suspect in home break-in

September 25, 2016

Rocky Mount police are asking for the public’s help finding the person responsible for a home break-in on Wednesday.

Police responded to a report of a residential break-in at 6:21 a.m. at a home on the 400 block of North Harris Street. The victim was not home at the time.

An engagement ring…

Rocky Mount man faces robbery charges

September 24, 2016

Rocky Mount police have charged a local man in connection with a pair of recent robberies and a recent attempted robbery.

Darius Whitaker, 22, of Rocky Mount has been charged in the Sept. 13 robbery of Family Dollar on Goldrock Road

He also has been charged in the Sept. 6 robbery of a Marathon gas…

Nash Women's Center nurses recognized for outstanding work

September 24, 2016

Nash UNC Health Care is proud to announce that after receiving an extraordinary number of DAISY Award nominations for exceptional nursing in the last year, the entire Nash Women’s Center nursing staff recently was recognized with the DAISY Foundation’s special…