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Rebecca Ogus and her father Dick sat in chairs by a wall at the Sudan Temple Friday absorbed in books they were reading, oblivious to the 50 or so people who wandered by tables filled with hardbacks and paperbacks.
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In response to a recent rabies incident in Wendell, Neuse River Vetrinary Hospital is providing a $7 rabies clinic from 10 a.m. to noon, during the week through March 15. Neuse River Vet Hospital is at 2961 Wendell Blvd., Wendell.
A new report from the N.C. Department of Natural Resources ranked Nash 15th among the state's 100 counties for total public recycling per capita.
Red Oak Middle School eighth-graders Joseph Brake, 14, right, and Ashlee Brackett, 13, center, attach an engine component made of Lego bricks as Rocky Mount Middle School eighth-grader Keimia Simms, 14, examines a similar part Wednesday while helping construct a Lego version of a QSK95 diesel engine at Cummins Rocky Mount Engine Plant.
A Rocky Mount-reared minister and writer will return to the area this month to start a 30-day prayer challenge based on her recently finished first book of devotions for women.
A tow truck flips over a minivan that landed in a ditch after a four-car wreck caused one fatality and sent three other people to the hospital Wednesday around 12:30 p.m. along Hwy 11 North and Southbridge Road.
Kaleb Michael Joyner, 17, and Barry Wayne Sutton, 18, were last seen by a family friend walking south on Interstate 95. The teens' families elicited support from friends and strangers in hopes of finding the boys safe.
A tow truck flips over a minivan that landed in a ditch after a four-car wreck caused one fatality and sent three other people to the hospital Wednesday on N.C. 43. A tow truck flips over a minivan that landed in a ditch after a four-car wreck caused one fatality and sent three other people to the hospital Wednesday on N.C. 43. A passenger in a ... (more)
Curtis Wright started playing guitar when he was 9 and only was 20 when he started performing professionally.
Emergency responders around the country are urging people to set aside time this week to "Be a Force of Nature" and get prepared for severe weather.
When the filing period ended Friday, few primary elections were necessary and some incumbents ended up unopposed, but several local matchups were set up for the fall election.
Ross Pennington, center, a fifth-grade student at Faith Christian School, was selected as the Rocky Mount Evening Optimist Clubs February 2014 Optimistic Learner.
A Rocky Mount man was shot in the leg Saturday night outside ahouse on Landmark Street near Greenville's convention district, police reported.
Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools and Edgecombe County Public Schools are closed to students and staff on Tuesday due to icy road conditions.
A Nashville man's attempt to evade capture in connection with an October shooting was foiled Friday by Rocky Mount police.