October 23, 2016

Several little children, including 20-month old Liam Jenkins, had a ball running around and laughing inside the “Looney Tunes” themed bouncy house on Saturday as part of Nash UNC Health Care’s ‘Family Fun Day’ to support the United Way Tar River Region.…

Families of serial killer's victims still await justice

October 23, 2016

It's been five years since a suspected Rocky Mount serial killer was convicted of a single murder.

Victims' family members said they're hoping for a sense of closure only a trial can bring. They've been patient for years, but will most likely have to continue to wait.

Antwan Pittman, 38, is…

Newcomers vie for open Nash County board seat

October 23, 2016

Second cousins are facing off for a seat on the Nash County Board of Commissioners representing southern Nash County from Spring Hope to Middlesex.

Republican Dan Cone's father and Democrat Ed Bissette' grandmother are siblings. It might be why they've run clean, issue-orientated campaigns for the…

Tyson Foods, Civitan Club pack meals for local students

October 23, 2016

Tyson Foods of Tarboro recently participated in a food drive to benefit the Backpack Buddy program hosted by the Pay It Forward Civitan Club.

The program provides food insecure-students with nutritious weekend meals during the school year. Club members packed a total of 102 meals in 17 backpacks…