December 07, 2016

A traffic stop Monday in Castalia landed two Wilson County residents behind bars facing drug charges.

The Tar River Regional Drug Task Force stopped a white Ford F-150 at 5:15 p.m. on Red Bud Road near Highway 58 in Castalia for displaying a fake license plate. The vehicle was searched after being…

Traffic stop leads to drug bust

December 07, 2016

A Rocky Mount man was arrested on a drug charge late Monday after a traffic stop.

Rocky Mount police stopped a vehicle at 10:35 p.m. at 3800 Sunset Ave. for having s headlight out, said police Cpl. Bard Summerlin. When the vehicle was stopped, the driver, Joseph Keith Avent, 30, of Rocky Mount…

Online survey seeks suggestions for downtown

December 07, 2016

Ratio Design is giving Rocky Mount residents another chance to voice their opinions on what they think will help improve the city's historic downtown district.

The Raleigh-based design firm has posted a survey online for residents who want to express their thoughts about downtown. It features 17…

Nonprofit group to host tea for girls

December 07, 2016

Trifecta III, a nonprofit civic service organization, will hold its second annual Tea With Trifecta III on Saturday.

This event will be geared toward young girls grades three through six as a motivational soiree to build self-esteem and social awareness.

The Tea With Trifecta III event will provide…