August 19, 2018

A local annual event to promote family activity and provide useful information pertaining to domestic violence and other health-related topics was held on Saturday at Sunset Park.

The Twin Counties Domestic Violence Task Force held its fourth annual Family Fun Day, which consisted of children being…

Arnold awarded state accolade

August 19, 2018

A retired local lawmaker has been recognized for his dedication to public service.

Gene Arnold represented Nash County in the state House from 1994 until 2002. He was the first Republican to do so in 100 years.

“I rode in on Newt Gingrich's Contract with America,” Arnold said.…

New walking path built in Enfield

August 19, 2018

Through a grant from the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust, whose mission is to improve the quality of life and health for rural areas, Enfield's Randolph Park received a new quarter-mile walking path.

Tony Silver Concrete, a local Enfield business, installed and graded the cement walkway, which is…

Police investigate theft of steaks from Walmart

August 19, 2018

The Rocky Mount Police Department is investigating the theft of three packs of steak

The steaks, valued at $50, were reported missing at 1 p.m. Aug. 10 from the Walmart Supercenter.

The report lists the crime as shoplifting with no force involved.

Anyone with information about any crime in the area…