February 24, 2018

TARBORO — A longtime local businesswoman in Tarboro is giving pet lovers a reason to stay in town for their pet needs.

Barbara Molten recently opened a new pet service business called Farm Life Pet & Feed and Bait & Tackle Store at 229 N. Main St. in downtown Tarboro. Molton…

Police nab bank robbery suspect

February 24, 2018

Authorities captured a suspect accused of robbing a bank Friday afternoon in Red Oak, according to a press release from the Nash County Sheriff’s Office.

Nash County Chief Deputy Brandon Medina said Michael Scott King, 36, was arrested and taken into custody without incident after…

Barnes files to run for N.C. House seat

February 24, 2018

NASHVILLE — Nash County Commissioner Lisa Barnes has filed to run for the N.C. House District 7 seat.

Barnes, a Republican, is serving her second term as a county commissioner.

N.C. House District 7 is comprised of all of Franklin county and the southern part of Nash county, including…

Alumna joins N.C. Wesleyan staff

February 24, 2018

N.C. Wesleyan College recently announced that Meghan Whitmer has joined the college as the new budget analyst.

In her new role, Whitmer is responsible for budget preparation, financial analysis, internal auditing and review and monitor department spending. She will also be in charge of processing…