Roanoke Rapids City Council this evening scrubbed further discussion of vehicle financing until it meets in September.
Black community leaders and Roanoke Rapids city officials plan to meet Thursday to discuss issues arising from the use of a Taser on a 15-year-old boy in April.
Roanoke Rapids police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred shortly before 11:45 Monday night at the Holiday Inn Express on Premier Boulevard.
City council may not immediately make a decision on whether to go with installment financing to make critical vehicle purchases after one of its members discussed the option of pulling... Read more
The Halifax County Sheriff's Office is looking for a dark colored compact car in connection with an Enfield area home invasion that left one victim dead and three others wounded.
A man wanted for allegedly stealing a Gator from Roanoke Rapids High School as well as two break-ins at an Internet cafe in Gaston turned himself in Friday.
An Enfield man was shot and killed and three others injured in a home invasion in Enfield Sunday night.
A morning wreck call today led to the discovery of 113 grams of cocaine and the seizure of more than $16,000 in currency.
Numerous reputed street-level cocaine dealers were arrested over the last week following a three-month investigation dubbed Southern Summer by the Halifax County Sheriff's Office.
The murder of 2-year-old Dy'Uanna Anderson and the shooting of her grandmother was in retaliation to the earlier murder of 15-year-old Keyuon Garner and the shooting of two friends who... Read more
A Roanoke Rapids boy was arrested Thursday and a Gaston man is wanted in connection with the theft of a Gator from the Roanoke Rapids High School maintenance area and... Read more
Four people have been arrested in the August 5 murder of 2-year-old Dy'Uanna Anderson and the shooting of her grandmother, Catherine Price on Cedar Street, the Weldon Police Department reports.
Efforts to reduce childhood obesity and improve the overall health of Halifax and Northampton county residents continue with the added component of a new initiatives that encompass a wide cross-section... Read more
Two videos played today at a kick-off luncheon show the desolation before and the buzz currently under way at the old Halifax County airport.
A Monday night checking station in the Wallace Fork Road area netted the seizure of 12 grams of packaged marijuana, according to the Halifax County Sheriff's Office.
A total of five Democrats will run against two Republicans in the Halifax County Board of Commissioners race in the November 4 general election.
KapStone Kraft Paper Corporation recently named Matt Upton as an environmental engineer at the Roanoke Rapids Mill.
Weldon City Schools has announced staff changes for the upcoming school year.
The Northampton County Sheriff's Office today released store surveillance photos of the August 4 robbery at Pilot Travel Center.
A note found Saturday at the Church of Deliverance in Weldon not only included an apology, but the keys and location of where a deacon's stolen car could be located.
Roanoke Rapids City Council will hold a public hearing next Monday night to garner citizen comments on the purchase of 15 vehicles by using installment financing.
A Roanoke Rapids man faces charges related to an attempted armed robbery on Bullington Road, according to the Halifax County Sheriff's Office.
The driver of a tow truck was charged in a Saturday fatal wreck outside Gaston.
The Halifax County Sheriff's Office is looking for two men who robbed the West Tenth Street Subway Friday night.
A traffic checking station that is not only related to the recent murders in Weldon, but an assurance of more patrols in their wake, resulted in several citations and arrests... Read more
A meeting Thursday night with those interested in seeing a skateboard park at T.J. Davis Recreation Center built on the momentum already garnered for the project.
Weldon police continue their investigation into the Tuesday morning murder of a 2-year-old child and the shooting of her grandmother, who remains in stable condition.
As warrants have been filed for the arrest of a second person in the Keyuon Garner murder case, Halifax County Sheriff Wes Tripp said this evening the matter appears to... Read more
Patrols in the South Weldon area on Tuesday and Wednesday have netted several arrests, according to the Halifax County Sheriff's Office.
Three days into murder investigations in Weldon, there is still shock and disbelief.
A 19-year-old Garysburg man has been charged in the murder of Keyuon Garner Monday night, Halifax County Sheriff Wes Tripp said this afternoon.
One person has been arrested in the Monday night murder of 15-year-old Keyuon Garner.
Weldon police are investigating another vehicle theft that could be related to the theft of a service truck stolen from Rivertown Tire Wednesday morning.
Instead of planning for his entrance into Northampton County High School, the family of Keyuon Garner will be planning his funeral today.
An 18-year-old man who had never been in trouble with the law before now faces charges related to a Tuesday night shooting, according to Enfield police.
Levita Webb knows firsthand what the family members of two people murdered in separate shootings in Weldon are going through — her cousin Lynn Clanton was gunned down in Garysburg... Read more
A Henrico man has been charged in the June 13 robbery of an Emporia area store.
An assault call in the parking lot of a Northampton County motel led to fugitive charges Tuesday for the woman who called deputies and the man who she charged assaulted... Read more
A man is believed to have made a purchase and later hand a clerk a note he was robbing them at the Pilot Travel Center Monday morning.
A Weldon business owner is offering a reward that he hopes will encourage someone to bring back his service truck stolen following a break-in this morning.
A Hobgood man died early this morning in a single-vehicle wreck on Highway 97.
Donations for a skateboard and BMX park at T.J. Davis Recreation Center are quickly approaching $25,000, Parks and Recreation Director John Simeon told city council this evening.
The Halifax County Sheriff's Office and Weldon Police Department have persons of interest in separate shootings that occurred in Weldon overnight and early this morning.
A violent night in Weldon has left a toddler and a teen dead in separate shootings.
In his three-and-a-half years as a canine deputy, Brody and his handler, Corporal Jason Keeter, reached significant milestones in the Labrador's short career.
A deadlock on a vote to set a public hearing for a proposed $58 million school bond referendum effectively halts the project for now.
The Garysburg Police Department is sponsoring its first National Night Out event Tuesday evening.
The Dollar General store on Bolling Road was robbed for the second time in just less than two weeks.
A Conway man surrendered to the Halifax County Sheriff's Office today and was served with outstanding warrants.
Weldon police Mark Macon is hoping a press conference at the spot on Ransome Circle where Reginald Tyrice Edwards was shot and killed the evening of July 17 will draw... Read more
Signature HealthCARE announced today it has assumed operations of Roanoke Rapids Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center. It will be now be known as Signature HealthCARE of Roanoke Rapids.
Temperatures are expected to be in the 80s and about a dozen food vendors will be on hand for National Night Out Tuesday evening.
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is crediting the observance of three officers and a detective for quickly resolving a break-in at a local car dealership this week.
The arrest of 17-year-old Rahakeem Lashley was the last in the murder of Alvin Pierce Jr., Halifax County Sheriff Wes Tripp said Wednesday evening.