June 21, 2017

Two more people have been arrested in connection to a homicide Saturday morning in Rocky Mount.

Rocky Mount police arrested Daquan Foster, 19, of Rocky Mount and Demetrius Archibald, 32, of Rocky Mount Tuesday in connection to the shooting. Foster was charged with one count of first-degree murder…

Fellowship program trains advocates

June 21, 2017

The Down East Partnership for Children recently graduated its 11th class of Community Fellows.

Roughly 16 graduates completed the 10-week leadership program, which began in 1995. The program is designed for emerging or existing community leaders in Nash and Edgecombe counties. The stated…

Tulloss relishes role on state board

June 21, 2017

The owner of a local insurance business agency will continue his long service on a state board that makes crucial recommendations about what road and bridge projects are funded.

Gus Tulloss, who has served as a member of the N.C. Board of Transportation since January 2008, said he recently received…

ECC nursing grads honored

June 21, 2017

Two Edgecombe Community College Associate Degree Nursing students recently received the DAISY Foundation’s DAISY in Training Award during the ADN pinning ceremony.

Presented for the first time this year, this special honor was awarded to Davina Jones and Meghan Harvey. In addition to being…