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In a special called meeting Wednesday evening, the Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education voted to eliminate four administrative positions, citing a decline in funding directly related to a drop in … more
The Strategic Twin Counties Education Partnership, along with local partners in business and education, will present the Twin Counties Education & Business Leaders’ Summit on from 8-10 a.m. … more
Sharpsburg’s prior top cop is suing the town for wrongful termination. Former Police Chief John Hunt has filed a lawsuit claiming racial discrimination and is asking for at least $50,000 in … more
The state of North Carolina has presented Nash and Edgecombe counties’ 2019 Governor’s Award for Volunteer Service to the Down East Radio Reading Service and Dr. Glenda Lawrence-Knight. The … more
Capt. Allen Wilson of the Nash County Sheriff’s Office is used to helping people in need, but it’s usually done in Nash County in his role with the agency’s special operations division. On … more
A Korean War veteran was memorialized Sunday following a weekend-long tribute upon the return of his remains to North Carolina soil after nearly 70 years. The remains of Pfc. William “Hoover” … more
Spring Hope has named Sgt. Nathan D. Gant its next police chief, promoting a veteran lawman with two decades of experience to lead the agency where he’s worked since 2015. Gant’s tenure as the … more
Nash Community College recognized eight officers for completing the college’s 56th Basic Law Enforcement Training Academy on June 11. “Each of you have had an opportunity to experience a … more
The Park View Hospital Nurses’ Alumnae Association celebrated its 105th anniversary with a luncheon held at The Main Course at Belmont in Rocky Mount on May 16. More than 50 individuals attended … more
Municipal elections for towns across Nash County are in November, but the filing period to run for various elected offices will open at the end of next week. The two-week filing period for … more
Bailey native Tina Beddingfield has fond memories of the old Farmer Brothers store from her childhood. “I used to come here with my grandpa all the time,” she said. “We’d come to town, and … more
SPRING HOPE — Nash County Recreation and Senior Services will present a community movie night with a showing of “A Dog’s Purpose” at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, June 27 at Spring Hope Community Park, … more
State Rep. Lisa Stone Barnes, R-Nash, has been appointed to serve on the House Select Committee on Disaster Relief. This committee will focus on researching the causes of delays in response to … more
Heat, increasing humidity and plenty of sunshine are in store for the greater Wilson area, Al Thomas says in this week's installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by … more
Capt. Allen Wilson of the Nash County Sheriff’s Office is used to helping people in need, but it’s usually done in Nash County in his role with the agency’s special operations … more
The first two days of summer will be mild, but the heat returns with a vengeance as the workweek begins, Al Thomas says in this weekend's installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by … more
ROCKY MOUNT ­— The remains of a Korean War veteran returned to Nash County on Thursday after 68 years. The remains of Pfc. William Hoover Jones were recently recovered through joint … more
Police are seeking a suspect in the death of Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools music teacher Reginald Stewart Jeffreys following a Monday morning crash in Burlington. A 2007 Chevrolet Impala struck … more
Spring Hope has named Sgt. Nathan D. Gant its next police chief, promoting a veteran lawman with two decades of experience to lead the agency where he's worked since 2015. Gant's tenure as the … more
A Rocky Mount woman accused of bilking her elderly in-laws out of nearly $100,000 has pleaded guilty to a pair of federal charges, U.S. Attorney Robert Higdon’s office announced Monday. … more
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