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Wife charged in husband's shooting

A Rocky Mount man is in critical condition at ECU Health Medical Center in Greenville after being shot in the back with a small-caliber firearm in the early morning hours Friday and his wife was arrested at the scene. Maj. Eddie Moore of the Nash County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday in a news release that deputies were dispatched at 5:41 a.m. Friday to 7473 Jessica Way in Rocky Mount, the residence of the victim and the suspect, in reference to a shooting. ...
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Rocky Mount wife tried to kill husband in shooting: deputies

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (WNCN) — The Nash County Sheriff’s Office says a Rocky Mount woman has been arrested and charged for shooting her husband Friday morning. Deputies were called to a home at 7473 Jessica Way at about 5:41 a.m. When they arrived at the scene, they found...
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Council updated about proposal for connector route

Part of a recent City Council work session included hearing that having a southeastern connector route was included in a 2016 comprehensive transportation plan for Rocky Mount and that this route aligned with a southern connector route proposed at least as far back as the mid-1980s. City Public Works Director Brad Kerr gave a presentation to the council June 13 because interim City Manager Peter Varney wanted to inform the council where the proposal stands. ...
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Wood Ducks win fifth-straight game, Conley OL Weaver commits to ECU

KINSTON, Lenoir County — In Minor League Baseball, the Down East Wood Ducks defeated the Carolina Mudcats 5-0 for their fifth-straight victory. Down East has won all five this week against their rivals from Zebulon. Abimelec Ortiz hit a home run for the Wood Ducks as he and Efrenyer...
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Man and woman charged with abduction of 7-year-old in Durham

Durham, N.C. — A man and a woman were charged with abducting a child in Durham. Patricia Blunt, 60, of Wake Forest, and Rodney Allen, 55, of Durham, were each charged in June with one count of child abduction. Blunt and Allen were arrested in different locations in Durham.
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Traffic stop leads to 2 drug-related arrests in Rocky Mount, police say

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (WNCN) — A routine traffic stop led to two arrests in Rocky Mount on Thursday, police said. The Rocky Mount Police Department Special Operations Division’s Traffic Unit conducted a traffic stop for illegal window tint in the 800 block of Starling Way that led to the discovery of multiple illegal drugs.
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Francis Marion (Frank) Toney, Jr. – Obituary

Francis Marion Toney, Jr. (Frank) was born on November 6, 1931 in Comfort, WV to Orva Honaker and Francis Marion Toney, Sr.; he was one of six (four sisters and one brother). Home, family and West Virginia remained extremely important to him all of his life. He died on June 24, 2022.
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Rotary Club awards three scholarships

HENDERSON — The Rotary Club of Henderson has awarded scholarships to three local students. The scholarships were presented to the students at the club’s meeting on June 21. Receiving the scholarships were Semaj Jones, a graduating senior at Vance County Early College High School; Lillian Owens, Crossroads Christian...
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