News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (6472)

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Thursday, 27 December 2012 14:42

Pre-Christmas party leads to stabbing

An early Christmas celebration turned violent when two men got into an argument and one was stabbed.

Thursday, 27 December 2012 14:09

Three seek Senate seat

Three people, including a sitting state House member, hope to sway the Senate District 4 executive committee into nominating them for the late Ed Jones’ senate seat.

Thursday, 27 December 2012 13:08

$400 in gas bought on stolen card

Surveillance photos show a truck loaded with gas cans in the bed are believed to be part of a credit card scam in which nearly $400 in fuel was stolen.

Wednesday, 26 December 2012 14:05

Tillery sets 29th Kwanzaa observance

The Concerned Citizens of Tillery will host its 29th Annual Holiday Fellowship Hour on Sunday afternoon, December 30 at 3 p.m. at the Tillery Community Center.

Wednesday, 26 December 2012 13:52

Process to fill Jones' seat begins Thursday

A meeting outlining the process and timeline for filling the state senate seat of the late Ed Jones, who died December 14, will be held Thursday at 10 a.m.

Wednesday, 26 December 2012 13:18

Another arrested in regional B&E case

Yet another person has been arrested in a case that solved 44 breaking and entering crimes across the region.

Monday, 24 December 2012 06:18

2012 Christmas card

Please enjoy the 2012 video Christmas card. It can be found at the bottom of this greeting and is our way to say thank you for your support this year.

Saturday, 22 December 2012 09:01

Writ to U.S. high court filed in gaming issue

Vending Times reports that Hest Technologies Inc. and International Internet Technologies LLC will seek to appeal last week's anti-sweepstakes videogame ruling to the U.S. Supreme Court. Technically, a petition for a writ of certiorari has been filed with the nation's highest court in Washington.

Saturday, 22 December 2012 08:49

WITN: Two RR men arrested in Greenville

Two felons are back behind bars after police say a traffic stop led to the discovery of drugs and a stolen gun, WITN reports.

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