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Melton BBQ closing in RMT

RB | Jul 22, 2003 11:03 AM

Say it ain't so! Bob Melton's BBQ, a long-standing Eastern NC restaurant in Rocky Mount is closing. The restaurant battled back in a new location after Hurricane Floyd washed the original facility off in 1999, but tough economic times in NC and the rise of the damned chain restaurants has forced the owners to close. A moment of silence, folks, for a wonderful place with a great deal of historical significance for the area. A brief article is posted on

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