News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (6748)

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Tuesday, 07 May 2013 12:10

New round of tolling meetings set

The latest round of public meetings for the potential tolling of Interstate 95 have been announced by the state Department of Transportation.

Tuesday, 07 May 2013 10:47

Man reported missing since Monday



Rose Bare just wants to know her husband, Edward Lee Bare, is alive and well.

Monday, 06 May 2013 17:29

Board hears from youth

Members of the Roanoke Valley Chamber of Commerce Leadership Development Program got a chance to tell county commissioners today their thoughts on projects to help area youth.

Halifax County commissioners tabled a decision on a change order in the jail addition project today, requesting the architectural firm come back with an estimate for a facility-wide security system.

Halifax County Sheriff’s Office investigators believe a Saturday night shooting outside a convenience store was not a random act.

New information released this afternoon shows that Michael Scott Hamilton also allegedly beat a man who tried to intervene in a Saturday night baseball bat assault on an Emporia, Virginia, woman.

The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man in the Saturday night beating of his former girlfriend and continues to investigate a shooting that occurred the same evening.

Saturday, 04 May 2013 23:06

Robbery victim shot

The Halifax County Sherriff’s Office this evening continues to investigate a shooting that occurred on the parking lot of the Community Marathon station off Highway 158 near Zoo Road.

The 75th edition of the Myrick School of Dance Tapping Toes Recital happens tonight.

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