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Nicholson revocation hearing set Monday

An Enfield man will have a hearing on his revocation of supervised release Monday, according to documents filed in the federal court...

Domino's establishes $5,000 reward for info in...

Domino’s corporate officials have announced a $5,000 reward for information which leads to the arrest and conviction of a person (or...

Robbery apparent motive in shooting death of...

Robbery appears to be the motive in the shooting death of a pizza delivery driver early this morning, according to the Halifax County...

Pizza delivery driver shot, killed on Branch Ave.

A pizza delivery driver was shot and killed early this morning in the Branch Avenue area of Roanoke Rapids. Halifax County Sheriff Wes...

RRPD roundup: Financial theft cases; blotter entries

The Roanoke Rapids Police Department reported the following, according to interim Chief Bobby Martin: {gallery}72219rrpd1{/gallery} Check...

News

Nicholson revocation hearing set Monday

An Enfield man will have a hearing on his revocation of supervised release Monday, according to...

Domino's establishes $5,000 reward for info in...

Domino’s corporate officials have announced a $5,000 reward for information which leads to the...

Robbery apparent motive in shooting death of...

Robbery appears to be the motive in the shooting death of a pizza delivery driver early this...

Pizza delivery driver shot, killed on Branch Ave.

A pizza delivery driver was shot and killed early this morning in the Branch Avenue area of...

RRPD roundup: Financial theft cases; blotter...

The Roanoke Rapids Police Department reported the following, according to interim Chief Bobby...

Cause of Sunday fire remains under investigation

Roanoke Rapids firefighters planned to return to Allen Avenue today to continue investigation of a...

RRFD responds to 3-alarm blaze on Allen Avenue

Roanoke Rapids firefighters, as of this report, continue to battle a major blaze in the 800 block...

Library honors Summer Learning participants

The Roanoke Rapids Public Library presented awards today to the children who participated in its...

Seven challengers seek to oust 3 incumbents in...

The race for the Scotland Neck town board will be one in which seven challengers seek to oust...

HCSO roundup: Drug arrests

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

Affidavit details Aurelian Springs Rd. cocaine...

Two men charged Tuesday morning in the largest cocaine seizure in the history of the Halifax...

Stansbury to remain in fed custody pending...

Michael Delinda Stansbury was ordered to remain in federal custody pending a detention hearing set...

One charged, another sought in Weldon shooting

One man was arrested and charged today and Weldon police continue to look for another person in...

Jenkins book signing to be held at Hockaday...

The Hockaday General Store and Museum will be hosting a book signing for former Roanoke Rapids...

Photo gallery: Southeast Babe Ruth tourney...

Opening ceremonies for the Southeast Regional Babe Ruth Tournament were held this afternoon at...

Avenue resurfacing to be done in three sections

The state Department of Transportation’s tentative plan for the Roanoke Avenue resurfacing...

Littleton man charged in seven-count fed...

A Littleton man indicted last week on federal drug charges is expected to make a court appearance...

RRPD investigates armed robbery at 5th St. store

Roanoke Rapids police are investigating an armed robbery which occurred around 9:30 p.m. at The...

News

Cause of Sunday fire remains under investigation

Roanoke Rapids firefighters planned to return to Allen Avenue today to continue investigation of a fire which left a house totally damaged,...
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Front Page Sports

12U All-star Jackets fall in semifinals while WinterPark heads to World Series

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It wasnt the way the Roanoke Rapids 12U All-stars wanted to finish, but the guys never gave up in the blistering heat Saturday morning. The 2019 Cal Ripken 12U Major/70 ENC State Champion Roanoke...

Roanoke Rapids All-stars advance to Championship bracket play

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The Roanoke Rapids Youth Baseball Association (RRYBA) 2019 12U ENC State Champions advance to Saturday's 2019 Cal-Ripken Southeast Regional 12U Major 70 tournament Championship bracket. Thursday...

Community Focus Basketball camp a sucess in Weldon

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The organizations Boys2Men and Empowerment in Weldon came togethe last weekend July 13 and 14th to hold a Community Focus Basketball Camp. Volunteers hosted the two day event at Weldon Middle school...

Roanoke Rapids 12U win in Southeast Regional home opener

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The Roanoke Rapids Youth Baseball Association (RRYBA) opened the 2019 Cal-Ripken Southeast Regional 12U Major 70 tournament Wednesday afternoon. All eight teams hit the field for opening day games....

Roanoke Rapids 15U baseball All-stars two wins send them to State Championship bracket

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The Roanoke Rapids Youth Baseball Association (RRYBA) 15U All-Stars advance from pool play to the Babe Ruth ENC State Tournament championship bracket set for Monday. The Roanoke Rapids 15U All-Stars...

Yellow Jackets midget registration underway

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Roanoke Rapids Yellow Jackets Midget Football registration is underway. A registration form is attached with this announcement. The form contains pertinent deadline and meeting schedules. The forms...

Roanoke Rapids High School Athletics "Hall of Fame" 2019 class announced

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The Roanoke Rapids High School Athletic Hall of Fame Foundation is honored to announce its Class of 2019 who will be inducted into the Roanoke Rapids High School Athletic Hall Saturday September 28,...

RVGSL 12U All-Stars earned second at State Tournament

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The Roanoke Valley Girls Softball League (RVGSL) 12U All-Stars who wont he Babe Ruth District Tournament wrapped up the ENC Babe Ruth State Tournament June 29th-July 3rd in Havelock with a second...

Former Yellow Jacket signs to play softball as a Bulldog

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Roanoke Rapids High School 2019 graduate Abbi Carpenter and former Yellow Jacket Softball standout has decided to continue her softball career in the collegiate level. Carpenter will be attending...

ENC 12U Cal Ripken 2019 State Champions

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The Roanoke Rapids Youth Baseball Association (RRYBA) 12U Allstar team completed their journey for a State title Sunday by beating West Carteret in the semifinals and then beating Southern Pitt in...

12U baseball All-Stars undefeated and headed to semifinals in State Tournament

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The Roanoke Rapids Youth Baseball Association (RRYBA) 12U All-Stars remained undefeated Saturday with two wins in the NC Cal-Ripkin State Tournament in Swansboro. The Yellow Jackets 12U All-Stars...

Lady Venom 14U win another tournament in Clayton

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The Roanoke Rapids based Lady Venom 14U travel softball team earned another tournament victory in Clayton this past weekend in the "SSSA Bringing the Heat" tournament. The Lady Venom girls went 3-0...

Obituaries

Louise Bradley Flythe

Mrs. Louise Bradley Flythe, 94, formerly of Halifax died Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Life Care of Cleveland in Cleveland, TN. Born November 2, 1924...

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Truck driver shot, killed in...

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A Halifax truck driver was shot and killed late Monday night in the parking lot of the Gaston...

RRPD investigates Saturday...

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Roanoke Rapids police are conducting a murder investigation following a shooting Saturday night in...

Car dealership owner faces...

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A Roanoke Rapids car dealership owner faces multiple fraud counts following an investigation by...

Opinion

Financial Focus: Social Security and retirement...

It might not be on your calendar, but August 14 is Social Security Day. Since it was enacted on...

Three months a diabetic

Three months a diabetic and I’m learning to cope, learning to sacrifice and learning to change....

What's happening at Roanoke Rapids Public...

July events at Roanoke Rapids Public Library Preschool Storytime Wednesdays @ 10:30 a.m. No Poetry...

Chaloner improvements right step in fulfilling...

When we look at the overall picture, the city has done well creating the first steps in the...

Financial Focus: Investment strategies akin to GPS

Summer is here at last. For many people, it’s time to get the car ready for a long road trip. And...

Financial Focus: Different strategies for...

To achieve any of your financial objectives, you need to save and invest – that much is clear. But...

What's happening at Roanoke Rapids Public...

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

What's happening at Roanoke Rapids Public...

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

Financial Focus: Investment tips for single women

If you’re a single woman, most of your financial challenges and aspirations may resemble those of...