May 24, 2017

A Rocky Mount High School graduate who was instrumental in designing a Smithsonian museum addressed students Tuesday night as Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools honored its outstanding seniors during An Evening of Academic Excellence.

The event celebrated 122 Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools seniors…

Patrols to increase over holiday weekend

May 24, 2017

With summer unofficially kicking off this holiday weekend, local and state authorities will be out in force to crack down on seat belt use, unsafe speeders and drunken drivers.

This year's Memorial Day Click It or Ticket Campaign began Monday and runs through June 4. Enforcement is aimed at seat…

North Edgecombe High seeks fresh start

May 24, 2017

LEGGETT — North Edgecombe High School has seen troubled times, but as the hub of Edgecombe County Public School’s new innovation district, it is looking forward to a fresh start and a brighter future.

North Edgecombe High School is the smallest high school in the school district. With…

Lidl plans summer opening

May 23, 2017

Local residents will soon have another grocery shopping option in the Twin Counties.

Lidl, a Germany-based discount supermarket chain and leading European retailer with nearly 10,000 stores in 26 countries throughout Europe, recently announced the new Rocky Mount Lidl grocery store at 940 N.…