News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

The speed of communications is wondrous to behold. It is also true that speed can multiply the distribution of information that we know to be untrue — Edward R Murrow

The victim in a Friday night shooting which occurred during a private party at AMVETS Post 320 is in stable condition, Roanoke Rapids police Captain Bobby Martin said.

Roanoke Rapids police are investigating a shooting which occurred late Friday night in the area of the AMVETS building in the 300 block of East Eighth Street.

KapStone Paper and Packaging has ensured two families will have a happy holiday season.

Friday, 15 December 2017 14:15

RRPD roundup: Shootings; drug charge

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

Friday, 15 December 2017 13:32

Halifax county announces employee awards

Halifax County government announced its employee awards Thursday— department head of the year award, employee of the year and the winner of the special achievement award.

A Weldon area man was apprehended in Georgia this morning and is being held pending extradition in the murder of a 1-year-old boy.

Thursday, 14 December 2017 11:25

Task force roundup: Weldon arrests

The City County Drug Task Force reported the following, according to Captain A.M. Harris:

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 17:06

Intended target of Maple St. drive-by sought

A man who is considered the intended target of a Tuesday night drive-by shooting in Weldon is now wanted by police for reportedly firing back at his reputed assailants.

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 15:23

Sheriff's office seeks info in two cases

The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in two cases:

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