February 21, 2017

Roughly 200 boys were given the royal treatment Monday as Williford Elementary School held its second annual Cutz for Kingz event.

The event is the brain-child of Quinnisa Doles, a second-grade teacher at the school who said she felt the boys in the community needed a chance to feel like kings for…

Deputies reach out to community

February 21, 2017

NASHVILLE — Good food and good discussions were the orders of the day Monday at a local restaurant as the Nash County Sheriff's Office hosted an annual outreach program.

The Nash County Sheriff's Office hosted its annual Community Awareness Night Monday at Zaxby's at 101 East Evans Drive.…

Woman faces multiple charges after traffic stop

February 21, 2017

A woman wanted for probation violation and various financial, drug and weapons charges in Robeson and Cumberland counties was arrested Saturday in Rocky Mount following a traffic stop.

Officers conducted a traffic stop at 8:36 p.m. at the intersection of Franklin and Henry streets. The stop…

Recent grad praises online learning

February 21, 2017

Elizabeth Stone has spent the past 20 years as a busy homemaker and mother of four.

After spending the bulk of her adult life raising a family, she decided to return to the workforce so she could help her now college-age children.

But at 53, with a two-year degree that was more than 30 years old,…