News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (6316)

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Tuesday, 16 October 2012 18:57

Sykes faces three attempted murder counts

Darius Sykes faces three counts of attempted first-degree murder following a chase this afternoon that ended in the emergency room parking lot of Halifax Regional Medical Center.

Tuesday, 16 October 2012 16:04

Chase ends in crash at hospital

A five to six mile chase today that began on Piney Grove Church Road and ended in the emergency room parking area of Halifax Regional Medical Center resulted in the arrest of the driver.

Tuesday, 16 October 2012 14:23

Family hopes for Madea's safe return

All Vicky Hyman and her children want is to get Madea safely back.

Tuesday, 16 October 2012 13:16

Hearing part of path to new Manning school

While it is only a small path to the road to a new Manning Elementary School, the Roanoke Rapids Planning Board Thursday will consider a proposed amendment to that would allow elementary and secondary schools in the B-4 zoning district.

Monday, 15 October 2012 15:08

Sheriff's office seeks info on stolen dog

A family on Highway 48 in the Roanoke Rapids area reported to the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office Saturday that their dog, Madea, was stolen.

Monday, 15 October 2012 09:43

Rocky Mount man faces B&E counts

A Rocky Mount man was arrested last month on an outstanding breaking and entering warrant from the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office.

Friday, 12 October 2012 17:05

HCSO: Beware of 876 calls

It is such a frequent scam that numerous websites are devoted to its prevention.

A Roanoke Rapids man was charged today with sex offender use of a social networking site.

Friday, 12 October 2012 14:43

McCrory campaign hits Roanoke Rapids

Republican candidate for governor Pat McCrory made a campaign stop in Roanoke Rapids today, attending a rally for his candidacy at david’s restaurant.


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