March 22, 2019

Pa­trons at 55 area restau­rants sup­ported Com­mu­ni­ties in Schools of the Rocky Mount Re­gion on Thurs­day whether they knew it or not.

“We had for­got­ten that it was Dine Out Thurs­day when we came here to­day,” said JoAnn…

Traffic stop nets alleged dealers

March 22, 2019

Two Florida residents are in custody in Nash County on charges of trafficking in illegal drugs after deputies discovered the car they were in on Interstate 95 allegedly had nearly $100,000 worth of heroin and crack cocaine aboard.

Ladarrius Jenkins, 26, and Tynai Williams, 27, both of Orlando, were…

Murder suspect to return for trial

March 22, 2019

A 57-year-old man is going to be brought back from Arizona to Nash County to face a charge of first-degree murder of his wife.

Lynn Keel, appearing at a hearing on Thursday afternoon before Pima County, Ariz., Superior Court Judge Lee Ann Roads, waived his right to challenge extradition. Nash…

Lawmakers, commissioners meet

March 22, 2019

NASHVILLE — Nash County commissioners resumed their March meeting at a Legislative Dinner on Thursday night at the Nashville Exchange.

State Sen. RIck Horner, R-Nash, state Rep. Lisa Barnes, R-Nash, and state Rep. James Gailliard, D-Nash, met with Nash County commissioners and select Nash…