Hometown Rodeo

Garth Brooks may have said it best when he sang about bulls, and blood, dust, and mud, and the roar of the crowd in his hit song “Rodeo,” that charted at number 3 in 1991. Friday night …

Post 13 vs Rocky Mount

Wilson Post 13 hosts Rocky Mount in Legion action Wednesday night at Fleming Stadium.

Hunt, Fike, Beddingfield seniors turn tassels

For more pictures from the graduations, visit the photo galleries under the tab at the top of this home page.

Operation 'Big Show'

Law enforcement leaders address the media Thursday morning at the Rocky Mount City Government Center on Franklin Street. Officers, agents and sheriffs from state, local and federal law enforcement briefed the media on a two-day operation, called "Big Show," that focused on repeat offenders. During the operation, dozens of arrests were made for serious violations, including weapon possession and narcotic trafficking.

Community honors fallen during Memorial Day …

Hundreds of area residents came out to the annual Memorial Day celebration in front of the Wilson County Courthouse Monday.

N.C. Gov. McCrory tours Greene County Middle

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory tours Greene County Middle School Tuesday to observe digital learning in the classroom. McCrory’s proposed budget provides $29 million to …

Beth Freshwater-Smith takes oath

Beth Freshwater-Smith, with her family by her side, takes the oath of office for the District Court Judge for the 7th Judicial District Wednesday.