August 31, 2016

A quiet southern Nash County community remained in shock Tuesday in the aftermath of the violent death of one of its own.

Dan Yancey Glover Jr., 56, of Samaria, was found dead Friday morning at his home, the victim of an alleged assault. Though originally reported as a heart attack, an…

Undercover drug operation busts 36 suspects

August 31, 2016

More than 30 people are behind bars facing more than 100 charges after the culmination of a two-month undercover drug operation last week in Rocky Mount.

The Rocky Mount Police Department's Narcotics and Gang Task Force spent the past two months conducting an undercover investigation called…

Slaying suspect held on $1M bond

August 30, 2016

A Nash County man is in jail facing a murder charge.

David Lee Durham, 34, was arrested Friday in relation to an investigation of a possible cardiac arrest or assault call. When Nash County deputies arrived on the scene of the incident at 9701 West N.C. 97, they determined that the victim, Dan…

Police search for gunman who shot at home

August 28, 2016

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying who shot into a home Aug. 23 on the 700 block of West Thomas Street.

Officers said Monique Speed, 46, of Rocky Mount called police just after midnight Tuesday morning to report hearing shots being fired.

When authorities arrived…