Friday Apr 18
Ferrum College honors Stogners for contributions
Courtesy Photo: Dr. Joe and Jane Stogner, retired professors at Ferrum College, were honored recently for their contributions to the school and its students.
Two Bassett men indicted in armed robbery case
Two Bassett men were indicted by a Franklin County grand jury Monday on 15 felony charges in the case of an armed robbery at a Ferrum residence on Jan. 7. Charles Lawrence Gilmore, 31, was indicted on two counts of robbery, breaking and entering while armed with a deadly weapon, two counts of assaulting police officers, and four additional firearms ... (more)
Cub Scouts collect food for Heavenly Manna
Heavenly Manna Food Bank in Rocky Mount has received over 623 pounds of donated food, thanks to the efforts of local Cub Scouts.
Ferrum man pleads guilty to meth charge
Berkley Lewis Whitlock, 41, faces up to 40 years in prison. A mandatory prison sentence of five years must be imposed.
Ferrum man pleads guilty to selling prescription drugs
A Ferrum man faces up to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty last week in Franklin County Circuit Court The oxycodone sales occurred on May 17 and May 18, 2013, Rudd said, in a restaurant parking lot in Franklin County.