North Carolina’s new Raise the Age legislation took effect on Dec. 1 and is ushering in a new era of juvenile justice in the state.

Monday, December 09, 2019

Local residents looking for an inexpensive way to celebrate the Christmas spirit while checking out the budding talent in the area have a wealth of options to choose from this holiday season.

Sunday, December 08, 2019

Sometime next year, people entering the Rocky Mount Event Center lobby are going to notice that part of the inside of the downtown multi-use facility is named in honor of former City Manager Charles Penny.

The Rocky Mount City Council recently financially recognized sanitation workers who had been fired after having gone on strike in 1978 — and City Manager Rochelle Small-Toney made extensive remarks immediately after the council’s action.

Tarboro resident Penny Barnhill had never been inside the Rocky Mount Mills Power House until Friday when she attended the Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce’s Chairman’s Ball.

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The Down East Partnership for Children hosted its second annual Open House event Thursday as a way to thank the community for supporting its efforts to support the early years of education for children in the Twin Counties.

People wanting to see and obtain copies of District Court and Superior Court documents in North Carolina must approach officials who are the custodians of the paperwork.

A two-day conference at the Rocky Mount Event Center is bringing together 250 community leaders, entrepreneurs, educators, farmers, youth and local government and health professionals who seek to strengthen communities through food.

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The Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education met Monday at Rocky Mount High School to pass five separate motions designed to kick start the process of building a new elementary school in the Red Oak area of Nash County.

For several weeks, the Telegram has been seeking information via state Public Records Law about the Rocky Mount Event Center, with no results, except in one instance.

NASHVILLE — Nash County commissioners introduced the county’s new economic development director on Monday at the December meeting of the Nash County Board of Commissioners in Nashville.

Tarboro High School on Monday afternoon went on lockdown as a precautionary measure before classes were allowed to resume, authorities said via social media.