May 27, 2018

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. is finishing up its 70th Debutante Cotillion.

The members of the Rocky Mount chapter are preparing for scholarship presentations to the young ladies who participated in the pageant program.

Alona Jewell Grandy was crowned Queen of the 2018 Debutante Cotillion sponsored…

‘Family Annihilator’ evades justice for 42 years

May 27, 2018

A swamp fire in 1976 led an Eastern North Carolina park ranger to a grisly mass grave.

The prime suspect — the only suspect — has been running or hiding ever since.

Bradford Bishop lived the American Dream. He worked for the U.S. State Department earning a respectable salary; owned a…

Backyard warriors vie in competition

May 27, 2018

Ultimate Backyard Warrior, the physically challenging, fun-to-watch obstacle course competition, continues today in Rocky Mount.

Hundreds of spectators and competitors participated in the two-day event that started Saturday, either cheering on the brave contestants or trying their best at the…

Female motorist wounded by shots fired at car

May 27, 2018

Rocky Mount police are investigating a Tuesday night shooting in which a female motorist was struck by gunfire.

Cpl. Brad Summerlin of the Rocky Mount Police Department said officers received a shots fired call about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday at 125 West Grand Ave., where they found a 22-year-old woman…