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2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Bobbitt"

With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports...

City modifies public gatherings mandate in new...

The city of Roanoke Rapids today issued a second amendment to its current state of emergency declaration. The amendment executed by Mayor...

Halifax County curfew effective this evening at 9

Halifax County is enacting a curfew that will apply to the unincorporated areas of Halifax County in further efforts to minimize the...

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Vincent"

With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports...

Weldon PD roundup: Trespassing; domestic assault

The Weldon Police Department reported the following, according to Chief Chris Davis: On March 28, shortly after 4 p.m., Officer H. Cross...

News

City modifies public gatherings mandate in new...

The city of Roanoke Rapids today issued a second amendment to its current state of emergency...

Halifax County curfew effective this evening at 9

Halifax County is enacting a curfew that will apply to the unincorporated areas of Halifax County...

Weldon PD roundup: Trespassing; domestic assault

The Weldon Police Department reported the following, according to Chief Chris Davis: On March 28,...

In a time of need, distillery steps up to...

With hand sanitizer in short supply for those on the frontlines of the local COVID-19 battle,...

Gift certificates an incentive for museum tree...

The Roanoke Canal Museum and Trail has come up with a new way to provide educational opportunities...

City enacts curfew; Halifax COVID-19 count at 10

The city of Roanoke Rapids today announced it has enacted a curfew which will go into effect...

Amid COVID-19 crisis, John 3:16 Center makes...

CARE/ The John 3:16 Center in Littleton is adapting the programs it offers in the wake of the...

RRPD investigates Dunham's shoplifting

The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is investigating a shoplifting case which occurred at...

Halifax reports 7th novel coronavirus case

The Halifax County Public Health System this morning reported the seventh case of COVID-19 has...

HCC sets 10-day deep clean after staff member...

Halifax Community College (HCC) will be suspending all essential business services and campus...

Caledonia inmate tests positive for COVID-19

An offender at the minimum custody unit of the Caledonia Correctional Complex in Tillery has...

Halifax COVID-19 count holds at six; Northampton...

The total of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Halifax County remains at six, as of this report, public...

Notice of meeting cancellation

Notice is hereby given that the Roanoke Rapids City Council Regular Meeting scheduled for Tuesday,...

HCC Allied Health donates gowns, masks to Vidant...

Halifax Community College (HCC) Allied Health department faculty and administrators have done...

Halifax reports sixth COVID-19 case; manager...

The Halifax County Public Health System reported this afternoon the sixth case of COVID-19 has...

Dunkin' Donuts planned for Lowe's Shopping Center

A Dunkin’ Donuts is planned for the Lowe’s Shopping Center in a building that was the former home...

Man faces burglary, kidnapping counts in...

The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office reported the following, according to Chief Deputy Scott Hall:...

Halifax COVID-19 count at five; Northampton at 28

The Halifax County Public Health System today reported its fifth case of COVID-19 has been...

Harvell named new RRSB president

Roanoke Rapids Savings Bank Board of Directors has announced Robbie Harvell has been named the...

COVID-19 message from RR city manager

The City of Roanoke Rapids supports the mandates in Governor Cooper’s Executive Order No. 121 and...

Fourth positive coronavirus case reported in...

Halifax County has now documented its fourth case of COVID-19, its health system said in a...

Commissioners, board of E&R notices

The following notices concerning the next Halifax County Board of Commissioners meeting and the...

Angel's Closet plans food distribution Friday

With Angel’s Closet currently closed due to COVID-19, the organization’s board of directors had to...

Four food pantries receive staples from...

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints worked with local businesses, government officials...

RRPD roundup: Domestic assault; shots fired call

The Roanoke Rapids Police Department reported the following, according to Captain Jamie Hardy:...

Halifax reports third coronavirus case;...

As Halifax County reports its third case of Covid-19 today, the Northampton County Health...

Northampton COVID-19 cases increase to 25

Twenty new cases of COVID-19 were reported today in Northampton County, bringing the total there...

Man arrested, charged in morning store heist

A Thelma area man was arrested today in the morning heist of a Roanoke Rapids convenience store....

HCC sets new restrictions following latest...

Halifax Community College (HCC) leadership has developed new restrictions for the campus based on...

Second COVID-19 case confirmed in Halifax Co.

A second case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in Halifax County. Halifax County Public Health...

Police investigate robbery at Interstate BP

Roanoke Rapids police are looking for a man who this morning robbed Interstate BP next to Zaxby’s....

HCSO narcotics roundup: Fentanyl counts; meth...

The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office reported the following, according to Captain A.M. Harris:...

Cooper issues statewide stay at home order

Governor Roy Cooper today signed a stay at home order for the entire state. Enforcement of the...

Halifax Co. reports first positive COVID-19 case

The Halifax County Public Health System reported this afternoon the first case of COVID-19 has...

RR library closure FAQ

As I am sure you know, Roanoke Rapids Public Library is closed to the public indefinitely due to...

Energy center expands website for livestream

The Center for Energy Education has expanded its online platform to offer a new online learning...

News

City enacts curfew; Halifax COVID-19 count at 10

The city of Roanoke Rapids today announced it has enacted a curfew which will go into effect Friday at 9 p.m. {gallery}4220curfew{/gallery} The city...
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Front Page Sports

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Bobbitt"

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With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports along with our sponsonsors we would like to recognize area...

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Vincent"

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With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports along with our sponsonsors we would like to recognize area...

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Hancock"

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With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports along with our sponsonsors we would like to recognize area...

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Johnston"

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With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports along with our sponsonsors we would like to recognize area...

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Duhadaway"

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With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports along with our sponsonsors we would like to recognize area...

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Ward"

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With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports along with our sponsonsors we would like to recognize area...

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Sykes"

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With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports along with our sponsonsors we would like to recognize area...

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Alston"

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With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports along with our sponsonsors we would like to recognize area...

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Moseley"

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With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports along with our sponsonsors we would like to recognize area...

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Cooke"

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With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports along with our sponsonsors we would like to recognize area...

2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Colston"

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2020 Spring sports senior shout-out "Vann"

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With the 2020 High School Athletic Spring sports season under postponement and not looking promising to return, we at RRspin.com Sports along with our sponsonsors we would like to recognize area...

Obituaries

Marion Frances Vinson Britt

Marion Frances Vinson Britt, 90, died in Pine Forest Rest Home Friday, April 03, 2020. Mrs. Britt was born, April 26, 1929, in Northampton County,...

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Opinion

City manager: Take the virus outbreak seriously

I want to emphasize to all our citizens how vitally important it is for everyone to take the virus...

Census a huge opportunity for North Carolina

The Census happens once every decade with the mission of counting every person living in the...

Letter from county board Chair Vernon Bryant

March 25, 2020 All Halifax County Citizens Dear Citizens: Management staff spent most of last week...

A message from the mayor on COVID-19

Dear friends and neighbors, We are living in an unprecedented time in our recent history, with...

Financial Focus: Don't let COVID-19 infect...

As you know, the coronavirus has become a major health concern, not just in China, but in other...

Vidant, Brody School prepared for COVID-19

As the novel coronavirus COVID-19 continues to spread across the world and our state, Vidant...

Financial Focus: Social Security myths

Social Security can be one source of retirement income for you and your spouse. To maximize your...

Special use permit vote an endorsement for Main...

Tuesday city council showed the confidence they have in the Roanoke Rapids Main Street program by...

Labor council endorses Moody for judge

After reviewing completed questionnaires and interviewing candidates, members of the Eastern...

Financial Focus: Act presents changes to...

It might not have made the headlines, but a recently passed piece of legislation could affect the...

Congress must ban fentanyl analogues

In 2017, nearly 50,000 Americans died from opioid overdose. In 2018, synthetic opioids accounted...

Explaining the property reappraisal process

Happy New Year to the citizens of Halifax County. The time has come again for Halifax County to...

What's happening at Roanoke Rapids Public...

January events at Roanoke Rapids Public Library Pre-School Storytime Wednesdays @ 10:30 am @...

Learning to embrace 2019

I have learned to embrace 2019 despite the health scare and grief. There were times after March 23...

Financial Focus: Plan your fiscal resolutions

Have you thought about your New Year’s resolutions for 2020? When many of us make these promises,...

Big changes coming to Lakeland

As another year and theater season draws to a close, the Board of Directors and staff extend best...

What's happening at Roanoke Rapids Public...

December events at Roanoke Rapids Public Library Pre-School Storytime Wednesdays @ 10:30 am @...

Financial Focus: Invest in your family and...

Why do you invest? For many people, here’s the answer: “I invest because I want to enjoy a...