Friday Night Lights week Five results

Week five of Friday Night Lights results reported to RRspin.

Gaston man charged with selling stolen metal for scrap

A Gaston man was arrested Tuesday for reportedly stealing metal from KapStone and selling it at a local recycling center.

Lady Jackets tennis improve to 2-0 in conference play

The Roanoke Rapids Lady Jackets tennis team played Bunn HS in our second conference match Thursday and earned the win over Bunn 8-1 and has a conference record 2-0.

NEA tennis results 9/20/18

Northeast Academy Lady Eagle tennis team results from Thursday's win over Christ Covenant School.

Tasty tacos offered for taking a child outside

The incentive is tacos but the real point is getting children outside.

Three charged with fentanyl, other drug counts following complaint check

Three people were arrested on fentanyl and other drug charges after a Roanoke Rapids police officer checked on a drug complaint Thursday evening.

Photo gallery: Celebrating Story center's big 4-0

The Jo Story Center for Active Adults celebrated its 40th anniversary this evening with a scavenger hunt, food and fellowship.

A Golden idea: T-shirt sales to buy supplies for Florence victims

Shannon Golden understands the original track of Hurricane Florence. She also respects the tenacity of North Carolina residents who were ultimately impacted by the storm.

Supreme court postpones Eastern NC sessions

The North Carolina State Supreme Court has postponed its sessions in Eastern North Carolina until 2019.

Jackets shutout Eagles

The Roanoke Rapids High School Yellow Jackets Men's soccer team earned another win Wednesday night at home against the Warren County Eagles.
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A Gaston man was arrested Tuesday for reportedly stealing metal from KapStone and selling it at a local recycling center.

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Gaston man charged with selling stolen metal for scrap

A Gaston man was arrested Tuesday for reportedly stealing metal from KapStone and selling it at a local recycling center.

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Tasty tacos offered for taking a child o…

Tasty tacos offered for taking a child outside

The incentive is tacos but the real point is getting children outside.

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Three charged with fentanyl, other drug …

Three charged with fentanyl, other drug counts following complaint check

Three people were arrested on fentanyl and other drug charges after a Roanoke Rapids police officer checked on a drug complaint Thursday evening.

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Photo gallery: Celebrating Story center…

Photo gallery: Celebrating Story center's big 4-0

The Jo Story Center for Active Adults celebrated its 40th anniversary this evening with a scavenger hunt, food and fellowship.

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A Golden idea: T-shirt sales to buy supp…

A Golden idea: T-shirt sales to buy supplies for Florence victims

Shannon Golden understands the original track of Hurricane Florence. She also respects the tenacity of North Carolina residents who were ultimately impacted by the storm.

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Supreme court postpones Eastern NC sessi…

Supreme court postpones Eastern NC sessions

The North Carolina State Supreme Court has postponed its sessions in Eastern North Carolina until 2019.

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Weldon police seek two in store heist

Weldon police seek two in store heist

Weldon police are looking for two people who committed an armed robbery at a store in the 200 block of East Second Street Monday night.

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Main Street RR collecting supplies for N…

Main Street RR collecting supplies for New Bern, Morehead City

While Roanoke Rapids was spared from the ravages of Hurricane Florence, others weren’t.

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Monument honoring Iraq, Afghanistan vets…

Monument honoring Iraq, Afghanistan vets proposed

Efforts to place a monument honoring veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan are supported by the city, Roanoke Rapids City Manager Joseph Scherer said following a presentation at Tuesday’s meeting.

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Photo gallery: JROTC opens city council …

Photo gallery: JROTC opens city council meeting

The Roanoke Rapids High School JROTC posted colors at the opening of this evening's city council meeting.

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Roanoke Rapids council backs Weldon bid …

Roanoke Rapids council backs Weldon bid for Amtrak service

Roanoke Rapids City Council this evening backed a resolution supporting the location of a passenger rail station and service in Weldon.

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Commissioners OK Montfort design plans

Commissioners OK Montfort design plans

Halifax County commissioners have agreed on design plans for the renovation of the Joseph Montfort Amphitheater, which was home to the outdoor drama First for Freedom.

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Commissioners approve economic incentive…

Commissioners approve economic incentive grants for two businesses

Halifax County commissioners Monday night approved two economic development incentive grants — one for a company considering locating in the area and another for an established industry looking to expand.

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Investigation concludes June Littleton d…

Investigation concludes June Littleton deaths murder-suicide

The State Bureau of Investigation and the Littleton Police Department have concluded their investigation into the deaths of three family members whose bodies were found June 9 at 1010 Kirkland...

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Hedgepeth dies in prison custody

Hedgepeth dies in prison custody

Rowland A. "Nook" Hedgepeth, a Halifax County death row inmate, died this afternoon of natural causes, according to the state Department of Public Safety.

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HCSO team deployed to Carteret County to…

HCSO team deployed to Carteret County to assist in aftermath of Florence

The Halifax County Sheriff's Office has been activated by the North Carolina Sheriff's Association and deployed to assist Sheriff Asa Buck and the Carteret County Sheriff's Office.

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Donation gives HCC Foundation $20,000 to…

Donation gives HCC Foundation $20,000 to start Patriot Fund

When Steve Felton talks about the impact of community colleges on the lives of students, one cannot help but be inspired.

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Police seek leads in late night B&E

Police seek leads in late night B&E

Roanoke Rapids police are looking for leads in a breaking and entering in which shots were fired late Sunday night.

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County lifting state of emergency Sunday

County lifting state of emergency Sunday

Due to Hurricane Florence having minimal impact on Halifax County, three shelters have now closed.

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Littleton area drug dealer sentenced on …

Littleton area drug dealer sentenced on weapon by felon charge

A man arrested several times by the former City County Drug Task Force is now serving a 15- to 27-month prison sentence.

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Florence's turn makes for minimal Valley…

Florence's turn makes for minimal Valley impact

The turn of Hurricane Florence has made for minimal impacts in the Roanoke Valley, officials said.

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Northampton, Halifax evening storm updat…

Northampton, Halifax evening storm updates

The Northampton County Emergency Operations Center advises county residents to make immediate preparations for potentially severe weather resulting from Hurricane Florence.

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Tornado warnings possible; post offices …

Tornado warnings possible; post offices closed Friday

As noted in the graphic, the National Weather Service says tornado warnings are possible as the outer bands of Hurricane Florence move into and cross Central North Carolina.

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NWS: Chance for damaging winds remains e…

NWS: Chance for damaging winds remains elevated in Roanoke Valley

The most likely potential for the Roanoke River to crest at Roanoke Rapids or Scotland Neck is below minor, the National Weather Service reported in its latest morning briefing.

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City amends proclamation to lift curfew…

City amends proclamation to lift curfew, other components

The city has amended its state of emergency proclamation issued Wednesday and lifted a curfew, prohibition of alcohol sales and restrictions on possession, transportation and transfer of weapons and substances.

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Two city men charged in Greensville Coun…

Two city men charged in Greensville County store heist

Two Roanoke Rapids men have been charged in the Monday armed robbery of a Greensville County store.

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Pet-friendly shelter to open at HCC Thur…

Pet-friendly shelter to open at HCC Thursday

The shelter at Kirkwood Adams Community Center will close at 5 p.m. this evening.

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HRMC sets clinic schedules ahead of stor…

HRMC sets clinic schedules ahead of storm

Preparation for the potential impacts of a hurricane is no easy task, but that responsibility is even greater for hospitals and healthcare systems.

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City prepared for Florence

City prepared for Florence

The city has already taken steps in the wake of Hurricane Florence, Roanoke Rapids City Manager Joseph Scherer said at a press briefing today.

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City curfew, alcohol restrictions go in …

City curfew, alcohol restrictions go in effect Thursday night

The city will enact a curfew beginning Thursday as well as restrictions on alcohol sales.

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Despite Florence's southward shift, loca…

Despite Florence's southward shift, local impacts still expected

Despite a southward shift of Hurricane Florence, the National Weather Service says prolonged rain and freshwater flooding is still expected across much of the area.

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Halifax sets state of emergency for this…

Halifax sets state of emergency for this evening

Halifax County has declared a State of Emergency that will go into effect at 6 this evening.

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Northampton opening shelters Wednesday a…

Northampton opening shelters Wednesday at 6 p.m.

Northampton County will open emergency shelters at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

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NWS: Confidence of life-threatening impa…

NWS: Confidence of life-threatening impacts from Florence continue to increase

The National Weather Service reported in its morning briefing confidence continues to increase life-threatening impacts will be felt across the Carolinas with the arrival of Hurricane Florence.

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Photo gallery: Remembering 9-11 on the 1…

Photo gallery: Remembering 9-11 on the 17th anniversary

Roanoke Rapids paused to remember the 17th anniversary of 9-11 terrorist attacks this morning at Centennial Park.

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County encourages preparation as Florenc…

County encourages preparation as Florence continues on course

Halifax County government today released a statement encouraging residents to prepare and gather emergency supplies ahead of Hurricane Florence.

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HCSO roundup: Friday; September 1 report…

HCSO roundup: Friday; September 1 reports

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

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Tickets available for state Supreme Cour…

Tickets available for state Supreme Court session

As part of its bicentennial celebration, the North Carolina Supreme Court will be presiding in the town of Halifax on October 1.   

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As election subpoena deadline extended, …

As election subpoena deadline extended, Butterfield calls for federal probe

As the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina Thursday agreed conditionally to extend the deadline for 44 boards of election across the eastern part of the...

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Temple named Belmont SRO

Temple named Belmont SRO

Another veteran law enforcement officer has been hired as the new school resource officer at Belmont Elementary.  

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Building permit issued for senior apartm…

Building permit issued for senior apartment complex

The city has issued a building permit for a senior apartment complex which will be located at Becker Drive and Hunting Ridge Road.

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RRPD roundup: Labor Day weekend through …

RRPD roundup: Labor Day weekend through Wednesday reports

The Roanoke Rapids Police Department reported the following, according to Chief Chuck Hasty:

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Congressmen issue joint statement critic…

Congressmen issue joint statement critical of ICE voting subpoenas

Congressman G.K. Butterfield and Congressman David Price today issued a joint statement in response to news the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of North Carolina issued subpoenas...

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RRPD seeks info on Walmart larceny

RRPD seeks info on Walmart larceny

The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is investigating a larceny in which suspects stole household items from Walmart valued around $115 on March 11.

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Gould-Faison statement on write-in commi…

Gould-Faison statement on write-in commissioner candidacy

Ophelia Gould-Faison released a statement today on her intention to run for Halifax County commissioner as a write-in candidate.

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Halifax included in ICE voting record su…

Halifax included in ICE voting record subpoena

Halifax is one of 44 counties in the eastern part of the state which has been subpoenaed to turn over election records to the United States Department of Immigration and...

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Manning, RVEC earn Bs in annual state re…

Manning, RVEC earn Bs in annual state report card

Roanoke Rapids Graded Schools saw a significant increase in its student performance this past year according to the latest numbers released today by the North Carolina  State Board of Education...

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Chaloner splash pad could be ready by ne…

Chaloner splash pad could be ready by next summer

The city anticipates a splash pad at Chaloner Recreation Center should be ready for use by next summer.

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Commissioners rescind resolution opposin…

Commissioners rescind resolution opposing 125 widening project

Halifax County commissioners today rescinded adopting a resolution opposing the state Department of Transportation’s widening plan for Highway 125.

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County tethering ban, PETA funds to get …

County tethering ban, PETA funds to get second look

A proposal was put on the table today which would ban tethering of animals in Halifax County while using funds People for the Ethical Treatment pledged for extra enforcement go...

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Henrico crash brings holiday traffic dea…

Henrico crash brings holiday traffic death toll to three

Two people were killed in a collision on River Road in Henrico this evening.

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Rocky Mount man dies in Sunday crash

Rocky Mount man dies in Sunday crash

A Rocky Mount man died Sunday morning in a single vehicle crash in the Scotland Neck area, according to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.

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Marijuana counts lodged after Friday sea…

Marijuana counts lodged after Friday search

A Hollister man was charged Friday on marijuana counts following the execution of a search warrant in the Highway 561 area.

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Martin comes back to give back

Martin comes back to give back

Kareem Martin’s mission this morning wasn’t about football. It was about a chance to give back.

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Friday Night Lights week Five results

Friday Night Lights week Five results

Week five of Friday Night Lights results reported to RRspin.

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Lady Jackets tennis improve to 2-0 in co…

Lady Jackets tennis improve to 2-0 in conference play

The Roanoke Rapids Lady Jackets tennis team played Bunn HS in our second conference match Thursday and earned the win over Bunn 8-1 and has a conference record 2-0. 

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NEA tennis results 9/20/18

NEA tennis results 9/20/18

Northeast Academy Lady Eagle tennis team results from Thursday's win over Christ Covenant School.

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Jackets shutout Eagles

Jackets shutout Eagles

The Roanoke Rapids High School Yellow Jackets Men's soccer team earned another win Wednesday night at home against the Warren County Eagles.

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NEA results against Lawrence

NEA results against Lawrence

Northeast Academy Lady Eagles tennis team fell to Lawrence Academy Tuesday in Windsor.

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Lady Jackets tennis wins conference matc…

Lady Jackets tennis wins conference match

The Roanoke Rapids High School Lady Jackets tennis team played and won 7-2 their first conference match of season against Louisburg HS.

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Roanoke Rapids Varsity football game mov…

Roanoke Rapids Varsity football game moved to Monday night

Due to an North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) rule dealing with football players missing 5 or more consecutive school days of practice and needing 3 practices to be...

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Chaloner Athletics schedule week of Sept…

Chaloner Athletics schedule week of September 17

Chaloner Middle School Athletic schedule for the week of September 17-21st.

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Barton’s Kate Hawkins wins the 2018 Cu…

Barton’s Kate Hawkins wins the 2018 Cutter Creek Women’s Golf Invitational

SNOW HILL, N.C. – Roanoke Valley Native, Barton freshman Kate Hawkins won the 2018 Cutter Creek Women's Golf Invitational which concluded Tuesday at the Cutter Creek Golf Club. 

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Lady Patriots volleyball action

Lady Patriots volleyball action

Cornerstone Christian Lady Patriots volleyball team traveled to KIPP:Gaston on Monday, losing the first set 18-24, but recovering the next three sets winning 25-12,25-22, 25-22.

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RRYBA banquet postponed due to Hurricane

RRYBA banquet postponed due to Hurricane

The Roanoke Rapids Youth Baseball Association (RRYBA) Appreciation Banquet scheduled for Monday September 17th at the Kirkwood Adams Civic Center will to be rescheduled.

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Twisters 12U win championship rings this…

Twisters 12U win championship rings this past weekend

The Roanoke Rapids based 12U Lady Twisters travel softball team traveled to Smithfield this past weekend for the USSSA Back to School Blast Ring Tournament.

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Northeast Academy vs Roanoke Rapids tenn…

Northeast Academy vs Roanoke Rapids tennis results

Tennis results from Northeast Academy Eagles against Roanoke Rapids Yellow Jackets in Jackson Monday.

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NCHSAA Statement on approach of Hurrican…

NCHSAA Statement on approach of Hurricane Florence to NC

From NCHSAA Commissioner Que Tucker

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Halifax/Northampton Youth football leagu…

Halifax/Northampton Youth football league keeps eye on Hurricane

Hurricane Florence is approaching the Carolinas and where it will make landfall is unsure. 

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Ryan Harrell places second in FLW event …

Ryan Harrell places second in FLW event on Kerr Lake

HENDERSON, N.C. (Sept. 10, 2018) – Boater Tyler Trent of Nathalie, Virginia, won the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Piedmont Division tournament on Kerr Lake Sunday with a...

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Roanoke Rapids High School Athletic Hall…

Roanoke Rapids High School Athletic Hall Of Fame banquet rescheduled

The Roanoke Rapids High School Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet scheduled for Saturday September 15th has been rescheduled.

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Halifax vs NEA/Hobgood football game now…

Halifax vs NEA/Hobgood football game now canceled due to Hurricane threat

This Friday's scheduled Halifax vs NEA/Hobgood football game that was moved up due to Hurricane threat has now been canceled.

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Jackets home soccer match today postpone…

Jackets home soccer match today postponed

The Roanoke Rapids High School men's soccer match scheduled for today Monday September 10th versus Vance County has been postponed.

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Halifax Academy JV wins Thursday night

Halifax Academy JV wins Thursday night

The Halifax Academy JV Vikings Football team traveled to Lasker to battle Northeast/Hobgood Academy this past Thursday night. 

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Halifax Academy week four game stats

Halifax Academy week four game stats

Halifax Academy Vikings traveled to Lawrence Academy Friday night September 7th for week four.

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NEA Tennis Thursday results

NEA Tennis Thursday results

Northeast Academy Tennis results from Thursday September 6th at Jackson against Ridgecroft.

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Week Four "Friday Night Lights…

Week Four "Friday Night Lights" results

Week Four "Friday Night Lights" results Friday September 7.

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Northampton County adult softball champi…

Northampton County adult softball champions

The 2018 Northampton County Men's Adult League Softball Regular Season and Tournament Champions are Gaston Market.

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Cornerstone volleyball improves to 2-2

Cornerstone volleyball improves to 2-2

Cornerstone Christian Lady Patriots volleyball traveled to Victory Christian School in Henderson Tuesday evening.

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Roanoke Rapids soccer shuts out JF Webb

Roanoke Rapids soccer shuts out JF Webb

Roanoke Rapids High School Yellow Jackets men's soccer team shutout JF Webb Wednesday on the road.

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Halifax Academy Lady Vikings split again…

Halifax Academy Lady Vikings split against Oakwood

Halifax Academy Lady Vikings volleyball split with Oakwood School Wednesday.

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NEA volleyball wins in four sets

NEA volleyball wins in four sets

Northeast Academy Lady Eagles Volleyball stats from Sept 4, 2018 against Lawrence Academy.

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NEA tennis action

NEA tennis action

Northeast Academy tennis vs Christ Covenant Tuesday September 4th.

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Jackets soccer win Tuesday

Jackets soccer win Tuesday

Roanoke Rapids High School Yellow Jackets men's soccer team won Tuesday night 7-1 over Northern Nash.

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Are you interested in becoming a basketb…

Are you interested in becoming a basketball ref

The Northeast Basketball Officials Association and the Eastern N.C. Booking Office will be hosting a meeting for all persons interested in officiating basketball this season on Monday, Sept. 10, beginning...

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Week three Northampton County Jaguars st…

Week three Northampton County Jaguars stats

Northampton County Jaguars game stats for week three 38-6 win over Warren County.

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Kareem Martin return to RRHS photo galle…

Kareem Martin return to RRHS photo gallery

Photo gallery of Roanoke Rapids High School Alumnus and current New York Giants Kareem Martin returned to school Saturday September 1st to pass out over 200 backpacks to RRGSD students.

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NEA Thursday tennis results

NEA Thursday tennis results

Northeast Academy Tennis results from Thursday August 30 results against Northeastern. 

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Halifax Academy Vikings win in overtime

Halifax Academy Vikings win in overtime

Halifax Academy Varsity Vikings football team outlasted the heat and Southampton Academy Friday night to win in five overtime faceoffs 50-48.

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Week three KIPP Pride stats and photo ga…

Week three KIPP Pride stats and photo gallery

Week three KIPP Pride game stats and game photos from Thursday August 30th 35-0 loss to Granville Central.

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