February 19, 2018

An annual indoor yard sale was held Saturday to help raise money for a youth Nash County 4-H club out of town camp trips.

Melissa Winner, a 4-H adult volunteer at the Nash County Agriculture Center, said this was the sixth year of the yard sale as proceeds went to the Quadpods Livestock Judging…

Stephens to take helm at Telegram

February 19, 2018

The Rocky Mount Telegram has a new person in charge.

Kyle Stephens, who was the Group Publisher of Cooke Communications North Carolina’s Southern Group of non-daily newspapers, has succeeded Mark Wilson as the new publisher of the Telegram and begins his new role this week.

Wilson retired…

N.C. Wesleyan named a Military Friendly School

February 19, 2018

For the fifth consecutive year, N.C. Wesleyan College has been named a Military Friendly School by Victory Media.

This year, the college was awarded the Bronze Designation. Bronze Award winners have programs that scored within 40 percent of the 10th-ranked institution within a given category.…

Woman killed in single-car crash

February 18, 2018

A 21-year-old driver was charged in a fatal crash that killed an 18-year-old female passenger from Tarboro on Saturday near the U.S. 64 Alternate bridge in Nashville.

Trooper Fred Demuth of the N.C. Highway Patrol said Anna Marie Alonso-Palacios died at the scene of the accident. Demuth said…