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Rocky Mount, North Carolina is located in Nash County. Zip codes in Rocky Mount, NC include 27804, 27803, and 27801. The median home price in Rocky Mount is $99,500 which is roughly $54/per square foot. More Rocky Mount information.

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2 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

Three people injured in collision in Rocky Mount

A Thursday morning collision at a Rocky Mount intersection between a Suddenlink service truck and a minivan sent three people, including a child, to Nash General Hospital.

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10 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

Parks and Recreation director sets high goals

Cradle to grave services sounds more like a hospital goal than an aim of the Rocky Mount Parks and Recreation Department; but according to the department's director, Kelvin Yarrell, in his address to the Rocky Mount Kiwanis Club on Aug. 7, that's his goal.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

God Belongs in My City Commission to hold prayer walk

The Twin Counties' God Belongs in My City Commission is holding a prayer walk at 10 a.m. Saturday at the downtown Rocky Mount Train Station.

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Spring Hope Enterprise

Schools all set to begin year next Monday

Brushing up on art supplies - Art teacher Candice Green checks over supplies in her classroom at Spring Hope Elementary School as part of her preparation for a new school year starting next Monday.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Answers sought in near-drowning case

A Greenville law office called a news conference Tuesday to announce that officials from Rocky Mount, Kinston and a Kinston water park have not responded to requests for information about an incident at the park that left a boy in a coma.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Management firm grows, but in different direction

March Chase, vice president and co-owner of Southeast Management Co., acknowledged he was a bit overly optimistic of where he felt the business would grow after opening a regional office in Station Square in downtown Rocky Mount in late 2011.

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FireHouse.com

N.C. Duplex Fire Claims Man, Teen

Joseph Christopher Williams, 53, of 820 Rose St. in Rocky Mount, died on the way to the hospital and a 13-year-old boy died at the state burn center in Chapel Hill, according to Nashville police.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Two people die in house fire in Rocky Mount

Frederick Sasequha, 63, and an unidentified 5-year-old boy were found dead inside the house after firefighters arrived at the scene shortly before 10 p.m. The house at 1713 Springfield Road and a nearby vehicle were fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived, according to a press release from the city of Rocky Mount.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Home invasion leaves 1 dead, three injured

Halifax County deputies are remaining mum about a fatal home invasion near Enfield Sunday night leaving the victim's family wondering why it happened to their loved one.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

City to hold End of Summer Celebration

After thunderstorms canceled the city's 43rd Annual Independence Celebration, organizers for the End of Summer Celebration are hoping for sunny skies Tuesday.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

FireHouse.com

Photo Story: Two Pinned at N.C. Crash

Rocky Mount Fire Department Engine 4 and Rescue 2 and Nash County EMS responded to the 800 block of Gold Rock Road for the accident with entrapment.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Walk of Remembrance to honor lost lives

To provide comfort and support for area women who have lost an infant, the Women's Center at Nash Health Care will sponsor its second annual Walk of Remembrance for Steps Never Taken at 3 p.m. Sept.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Police step up training

When James Moore became Rocky Mount's police chief in 2012, the department's training budget had been cut by nearly $10,000 in six years.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Business Journal

New state-run call center to hire 50 in Greensboro

The N.C. Department of Revenue plans to hire 50 people to staff a new taxpayer assistance call center in Greensboro.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Fugitive for seven years charged with murder

After seven years on the run, a Rocky Mount man was apprehended early Thursday morning in connection with a 2007 homicide.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Measure proposes to turn U.S. 64, U.S. 17 into new interstate

In an effort to boost economic development and commerce between North Carolina and Virginia, U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan recently announced she has introduced a bill designed to turn U.S. 64 and U.S. 17 into a future interstate highway.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Rocky Mount Telegram

Carver alumni celebrate schoola s anniversary

The 2014 G.W. Carver SA Gilliam Scholarship recipients are, from left, James Staton III, Angelique Maya Phifer, Shermanta Parker, Scholarship Chairwoman Roberteen Pettaway, Tiffany Blossom, Malcolm J. Collins,Kaylyn B. Hardy and Tameka Wright.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Is it time to reinstall red-light cameras?

It has been a long time since Speak Up rang off the hook with grumbling complaints about the city's red-light camera system.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Kinston Free Press

Answers still sought in near-drowning investigation

The Kinston Department of Public Safety still is investigating the near-drowning of a 9-year-old boy at the Lions Water Adventure Park Monday.

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Rocky Mount Telegram

Bailey man charged with statutory rape

Wake County authorities arrested a Bailey man Monday after uncovering an ongoing sexual relationship he reportedly was having with a teenager.

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