September 18, 2017

The man accused of killing Brian Scott Keen Jr. Sunday night in Nash County is dead.

The Nash County Sheriff’s Office on Monday said law enforcement officers found Stell dead in “an undisclosed cemetery in Halifax County.” A news release said Stell died as a result of suicide, but…

Homicide suspect 'armed and dangerous,' deputies say

September 18, 2017

The Nash County Sheriff’s Office has identified a suspect in one of two homicides that occurred Sunday near Castalia.

Nash County deputies responded to a report of a shooting Sunday on the 900 block of Grover Road, Nashville. Deputies found Brian Scott Keen Jr., 31, suffering from a…

Artist highlights faces of downtown

September 18, 2017

A medical condition hasn’t stopped an Elm City woman from showcasing her artistic talent and highlighting the revitalization of downtown Rocky Mount.

Katrina Parker Williams, who lives in Rocky Mount with her husband and mother, is a self-taught local artist. Williams currently is battling a…

YMCA offers membership special

September 18, 2017

The Harrison Family YMCA in Rocky Mount is offering the community a 100 percent money-back guarantee for anyone who joins as a member during the month of September.

Because the YMCA is an organization known for its welcoming atmosphere with programs and services available to fit the whole…