May 24, 2019

A prominent local property developer learned firsthand about serious new security measures at City Hall on Wednesday when police arrested him for trespassing.

Troy Davis, 31, is charged by the Rocky Mount Police Department with second-degree trespassing and resisting a police officer. He's accused…

YMCA celebrates fundraising effort

May 24, 2019

Staff mem­bers at the Har­ri­son Fam­ily YMCA had much to cel­e­brate Thurs­day night at the Even­ing of Con­nec­tiv­ity held at the Rocky Mount Mills as they made his­tory with this year’s an­nual giv­ing cam­paign.

This year, the…

Cops seek suspect in home invasion

May 24, 2019

A Rocky Mount man with a prior criminal record is in custody and another man remains at large in connection with a recent daytime invasion of a woman’s home just southeast of downtown.

Lakeevis Grant, 23, is charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, felony breaking and/or entering and…

NCC alum receives achievement award

May 24, 2019

Rebecca Rose Ceglia, a graduate of Nash Community College, is the 2019 recipient of the Dr. Dallas Herring Achievement Award.

She was selected from student and graduate nominees from across North Carolina’s 58 community colleges. The N.C. Community College System recognition coincided with N.…