Rocky Mount Info

Rocky Mount, Virginia is located in Franklin County. Zip codes in Rocky Mount, VA include 24151. The median home price in Rocky Mount is $179,900 which is roughly $97/per square foot. More Rocky Mount information.

Local Charities in Rocky Mount, VA

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Rocky Mount News

Local news for Rocky Mount, VA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | Franklin News-Post

Rocky Mount man guilty of placing toddler in scalding water

A Rocky Mount man was found guilty Tuesday in Franklin County Circuit Court of child abuse and injuring a child for placing a toddler in scalding hot water.

Comment?

How to do Hyperlapse Photography

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

VABC Special Agents Seize and Destroy Moonshine Still in Franklin County

An investigation by Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control special agents culminated Monday in the discovery and destruction of a 50-gallon operational copper still in the Rocky Mount area of Franklin County.

Comment?

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Rocky Mount Man Found Guilty of Child Abuse

Update: Shaquille Hancock has been found guilty of child abuse and endangerment through negligence, not intentionally.

Comment?

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Franklin News-Post

Franklin County Ag Fair to host dairy and beef cattle show

A highlight of the first agricultural fair in Franklin County in nearly 40 years will be the dairy and beef cattle show on Saturday, Sept.

Comment?

Franklin News-Post

Three Rocky Mount residents arrested on meth charges

Courtesy Photo: A Rocky Mount man was charged with cooking methamphetamine after investigators seized this one-pot lab and ingredients at a Doe Run residence Friday morning.

Comment?

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Franklin News-Post

Warren Street Festival kicks off Friday

Staff Photo by Stacey Hairston: A.J. Reeves, from left, Vesper Edwards and Winfred Hopkins, all elder members of the Warren family, will serve as Grand Marshals of the 15th annual Warren Street Festival parade Saturday, Aug. 16 at 1 p.m. The 15th annual Warren Street Festival kicks off Friday, Aug. 15 at 5 p.m. along Warren Street and the farmers' ... (more)

Comment?

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Franklin News-Post

Open horse show set for Sept. 6

The horse show will take place at the Ginther Farm, 3128 Sontag Road in Rocky Mount, within a mile of the fairgrounds at the Franklin County Recreation Park.

Comment?

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Franklin News-Post

Dr. Francis Amos retiring after 39 years

Photo by Morris Stephenson: Dr. Francis Amos gives his thoughts on retiring from practice 39 years after opening Family Physicians with Dr. Jack Bumgardner, his partner and long-time friend.

Comment?

Franklin News-Post

Firefall to play at Harvester Center Sunday

Publicity Photo: Mellow 70s rockers Firefall will perform Sunday at the Harvester Center in Rocky Mount at 7:30 p.m. With hits like, "You are the Woman" and "Just Remember I Love You," Firefall combines the mellow, easy, country-rock sound that defined the 70s music scene.

Comment?

Franklin News-Post

Railroad tracks to be removed at Angle Bridge

Photo by Morris Stephenson: The old Norfolk Southern railroad tracks on the north end of Angle Bridge will be removed in the next couple of weeks and the road repaved as part of a larger North Main Street road project.

Comment?

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Franklin News-Post

Pack the Bus' raises $10,000 in supplies

Staff Photo by Stacey Hairston: Over $10,000 worth of school supplies were collected during Friday's Pack the Bus event at Walmart.

Comment?

Franklin News-Post

The Mavericks to perform at the Harvester

Publicity Photo: The Mavericks, a band that blurred musical genres, will perform at the Harvester Center in Rocky Mount on Wednesday, Aug. 6 at 8 p.m. The Mavericks, the country-steeped garage band with a Cuban American lead singer, will perform at the Harvester Center in Rocky Mount on Wednesday, Aug. 6 at 8 p.m. The post-punk band with deep ... (more)

Comment?

Franklin News-Post

Rocky Mount man pleads guilty to selling meth

A Rocky Mount man faces up to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty last week in Franklin County Circuit Court to selling 0.55 grams of methamphetamine for $100.

Comment?

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Franklin News-Post

Students stand against underage drinking

Staff Photo by Stacey Hairston: Rose Smith, a member of the CHILL Youth Task Force, helps her group place warning stickers on packages of beer at Kroger in Rocky Mount.

Comment?

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Franklin News-Post

Jefferson Center & Harvester partner for show

Publicity Photo: Grammy Award-winning instrumentalist Sam Bush will perform in Rocky Mount on Oct. 30 as a joint production of the Jefferson Center and the Harvester Performance Center.

Comment?

Franklin News-Post

Pack the Bus' set for Aug. 1

The 15th annual "Pack the Bus" event to collect school supplies for underprivileged children will take place Friday, Aug. 1 at Walmart in Rocky Mount.

Comment?

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Franklin News-Post

National Guard unit prepares for intense training

The local National Guard unit, the 229th CBRN Company, participated in a drill event last weekend at the Rocky Mount Armory to prepare for a training rotation in Fort Irwin, Calif., in September.

Comment?

Franklin News-Post

Ferrum man faces up to 20 years for selling steroids

Joseph Jason Denoto, 35, pleaded guilty Tuesday in Franklin County Circuit Court to distribution of Testosterone Cypionate on Oct. 10, 2013, and Nandrolone Decanoate on Oct. 17, 2013.

Comment?

Franklin News-Post

Sontag, Rocky Mount students to receive free meals

All students attending Sontag and Rocky Mount elementary schools will receive free breakfast and lunch this year, thanks to the U.S. Department of Agriculture Community Eligibility Provision program.

Comment?

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Franklin News-Post

Local band to open for Ty Herndon at Harvester

Courtesy Photo: Steve Shively and Wildfire will open Thursday night for Ty Herndon's concert at the Harvester Performance Center in Rocky Mount.

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Rocky Mount Jobs