Kathryn Blake Carraway was born on December 20, 1921 in Concord, Georgia to D.P. and Kate Blake and was one of ten children.
Emily Odell Ellington, 95, of Roanoke Rapids passed away Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at Village Green Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Fayetteville.
Roanoke Rapids City Council will consider a budget for the next fiscal year which contains no tax increase and proposes to give employees a 4 percent cost of living increase.
City Manager Joseph Scherer this afternoon recommended funding only six months of operational costs for the Roanoke Rapids Theatre.
The Roanoke Rapids Graded School District Tuesday night honored educators and support staff at an inaugural event called Celebration of Excellence.
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is looking for a person who within the last two weeks this month reportedly committed two larcenies at Walmart.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Lieutenant C.L. Vaught at 252-533-2819 or Crimestoppers at 252-583-4444.
Walter “Wallie” Jackson Wray,III, age 60, of Raleigh,NC and formerly of Roanoke Rapids, died Saturday, May 27, 2017, at Wake Medical Center.
The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is reaching out to children in July by providing them a free Junior Deputy Camp.