News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (4421)

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Wednesday, 20 August 2014 19:50

Police seek info on July vehicle B&E

Roanoke Rapids police are looking for three people reportedly involved in the breaking and entering of a vehicle on the evening of July 21.

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 16:42

Final recreation plan workshop set

The final workshop to gather public input on the proposed comprehensive parks and recreation master plan has been scheduled for Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Halifax County Agricultural Center Auditorium located at 359 Ferrell Lane in Halifax.

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 15:35

Bogus bills surface in Conway

The Northampton County Sheriff's Office is investigating two reports of counterfeit money being passed in the Conway area.

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 03:37

City moves forward with maintenance spending

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.

Tuesday, 19 August 2014 13:24

Two sought in hotel heist

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 the nearly $600,000 from the undesignated fund balance.

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.

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