February 22, 2017

A longtime pharmacy recently acquired a local health care supply store in Rocky Mount.

Almand’s Drug Stores, which is celebrating 75 years of operations this year, has expanded business within the health care industry. Richard Kos, co-owner of Almand’s Drug Stores and a certified…

New leader tapped for women's shelter

February 22, 2017

A familiar face at a local domestic violence shelter is taking the reins of the center’s daily operations.

Emily Lemus was set to be introduced as the new executive director of My Sister’s House during a meet-and-greet event at the center Tuesday night. Lemus was chosen from an…

NCC awards top academic honor

February 22, 2017

Joshua West of Littleton is a veteran, student, farmer and son and now has earned the title of Academic Excellence Award Recipient.

As a student in Nash Community College’s Industrial Systems Technology program, West was selected to receive the college’s highest academic honor. Each…

Police charge suspect in December shooting

February 22, 2017

A nearly two-month-old shooting in Tarboro potentially has been solved after a Princeville man was arrested in connection with the case Saturday following a traffic stop.

Officers responded to a report of someone shooting at an occupied vehicle just after midnight on Dec. 28, 2016,…