Police chief briefs council on crime-fighting efforts – Rocky Mount Telegram

Rocky Mount Police Chief James Moore told the City Council on Monday that the department has stepped up its efforts against violent crime since two men were shot and killed April 8. (More)



GOP rivals vie for nomination in newly redrawn 13th District – Rocky Mount Telegram

Response: There are 2 Democrats in the running. It is reported in this article that Charles Malone had dropped out of the race but sources say he is still in.

RALEIGH – It has been nearly four years since the death of U.S. Sen. Jesse Helms, but two Republicans vying to replace a retiring Democrat in North Carolina’s newly redrawn 13th Congressional district hope the departed conservative icon still has political coattails. (More)