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  1. Locals aid Wounded WarriorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 16 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    The effort took place at the A Touch of the Father's Love Ministry and Food Pantry in the Battleboro community. The ministry has been coordinating this effort for weeks in preparation for serving a meal for wounded warriors at Camp Lejeune and presenting them with boxes decorated by student volunteers and filled with supplies donated by local businesses and agencies.


  2. Longtime coach honored by high schoolRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 13 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Carleen Goodwin of the Battleboro community recently was inducted into the Roanoke Rapids High School Athletic Hall Of Fame Class of 2016. A 1977 graduate of N.C. Wesleyan College, Goodwin came to Roanoke Rapids High School in 1981 as a physical education and health teacher.


  3. Flood forces more road closings, cancellationsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 10 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... for all citizens because these are the areas currently inundated with water." Eastbound lanes of U.S. 64 at Battleboro Park in Rocky Mount have been closed due to flooding. A detour is in place. Residents seeking shelter can go to Nash Central High ...


  4. Early voting sites set for EdgecombeRead the original story

    Friday Sep 23 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... will be open Oct. 20 through Nov. 5. from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. Battleboro at MC Braswell Cultural and Educational Development Center, 649 Morning Star Church Rd., will be open 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every ...


  5. Two-vehicle crash traps driversRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Edgecombe County firefighters had to cut apart two vehicles to rescue their drivers after an accident early Monday in front of Phillips Middle School. "We did extrication on one vehicle, and we called in Whitakers Volunteer Fire Department to assist with the other," said James Hardee, chief of the Battleboro Community Volunteer Fire Department.


  6. Lumberton food bank to get Food Lion upgrade -Read the original story

    Sep 12, 2016 | The Robesonian

    ... Basket in Charlotte; Shalom Adonai Church in Charlotte; Baker Family Ministries - A Touch of the Father's Love in Battleboro; West Johnston High School in Benson; Make A Difference Food Pantry in Goldsboro; Hunger and Health Coalition in Boone; ...


  7. Police seek leads in attempted robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Police are asking for the public's help in an investigation into an attempted armed robbery late Tuesday night in the Battleboro community. Officers said a man with a handgun entered the Marathon gas station on the 700 block of N.C. 48 at 11:49 p.m. Tuesday, approached the cashier and demanded money.


  8. Food pantry ministry seeks new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... A Touch of the Father's Love Ministry and Food Pantry is currently part of the Baker Family Ministries in the Battleboro community, where it has operated since 2008. At first the food pantry operated from the Baker family property, but the ministry ...


  9. Police investigate woman's deathRead the original story

    Aug 16, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Police are asking for the public's health in solving the death of a woman that happened over the weekend. Jasmine Dayshada Graham, 25, of the Battleboro community, was found Saturday night on Curtis Ellis Drive in Rocky Mount.


  10. Deputies charge suspect in shooting at partyRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... The charges stem from an incident that occurred about midnight June 25 on the 5700 block of Red Oak Road in the Battleboro community. Lt. Lankosz of the Nash County Sheriff's Office said the incident occurred at a party where heavy drinking was ...


  11. Teen saves mobile home from flamesRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    A teenager's quick thinking and a handy fire extinguisher saved a mobile home in the Battleboro community from complete destruction as result of a grease fire, authorities said Wednesday. "It's a good idea to have a good-working fire extinguisher in your home," said Jim Hardee, assistant fire chief of the Battleboro Community Volunteer Fire Department.


  12. Police probe shots fired at aparment complexRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... 5 characters about the information. Truck belonging to Asset Recovery Solution on the 6900 block of N.C. 4 in the Battleboro community; stolen, lock out kit, jump box, GPS, cash and negotiable instruments.


  13. Rocky Mount man sentenced for Battleboro robberyRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    The U.S. Attorney's Office announced in federal court in Raleigh on Thursday that Christopher Lee Silver, 33, had been sentenced by Chief United States District Judge James C. Dever III to 144 months imprisonment followed by 5 years of supervised release, The sentence was imposed in connection with an armed robbery in the Battleboro community which took place in May 2013. "According to the investigation, on May 12, 2013, Silver entered a gas station in Battleboro, North Carolina and directed a customer not to move at gunpoint," the news release said.


  14. Businesses welcome end of road workRead the original story

    May 15, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Last year, some road work in Nash County caused some headache for drivers and even more frustration for a group of businesses in the Battleboro community. Earlier this year, a 1.2-mile-long section of U.S. 301 between N.C. 4 in Battleboro and N.C. 33 in Whitakers has re-opened after being closed for several months going back to 2015.


  15. Five sentenced on drug chargesRead the original story

    May 11, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... Calixtro-Casas pleaded guilty while Jorge Espinosa was convicted following a jury trial. Pittman, 32, of the Battleboro community, was sentenced to 197 months in federal prison followed by five years of supervised release. Guillermo Espinosa, 44, of ...


  16. Teen charged in snatch-and-run robberyRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Rocky Mount police charged a teenager on juvenile petition after he reportedly stole the wallet of an acquaintance and ran away. The incident was reported around 10 p.m. Saturday on the 6900 block of N.C. 4 in the Battleboro community.


  17. Edgecombe schools kick off 'Give Five, Read Five' campaignRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... Books also can be taken to one of the elementary schools, including Coker-Wimberly Elementary School in the Battleboro community, G.W. Carver Elementary School in Pinetops, G.W. Bulluck Elementary School in Rocky Mount, Marin Millennium Academy in ...


  18. Osterhoudt tapped for conferenceRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... million U.S. and Canadian clients through a network of 14,000-plus advisers, including 10 among Rocky Mount, the Battleboro community, Nashville and Tarboro. Its headquarters is in St. Louis. For information, go to


  19. Jobless rate rises across areaRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... space and hire between 40 and 50 people. He added the possible opening date is slated to be around Christmas. Battleboro's Fountain Industrial Park in Edgecombe County will be the new home of a trucking company that has purchased land to build a ...


  20. Ossid Appoints Lisa Graessle as Regional Sales Manager for the Northern MidwestRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | ThomasNet

    Ossid continues to innovate with new products and expand its customer base. BATTLEBORO, NC - Ossid, powered by Pro Mach, hired Lisa Graessle as the company's Northern Midwest Regional Sales Manager.


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