News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County
Sunday, 09 October 2016 15:49

Curfew enacted for rural Halifax County

A curfew for rural areas of Halifax County has been enacted from 8 p.m. today to 7 a.m. Monday.

Southern Halifax County was the hardest hit portion of the Roanoke Valley as the outer bands of Hurricane Matthew throughout Saturday night and into this morning caused major flooding on roadways.

Saturday, 08 October 2016 21:27

Curfew in effect in Northampton

A curfew is in effect in Northampton County until Sunday morning at 9.

Saturday, 08 October 2016 18:48

County opens shelters

Halifax County has opened two shelters for residents stranded by the impact of Hurricane Matthew.

Saturday, 08 October 2016 17:37

Valley feeling punch of Matthew's outer band

Rains from the outer band of Hurricane Matthew are impacting the city and surrounding areas.

Friday, 07 October 2016 19:14

Father arrested, son sought in cocaine bust


A man reputed to be a large supplier of cocaine in the Littleton community was arrested today and his son is being sought after a search warrant execution at a residence on Summit Road this afternoon.

The Weldon Police Department reported the following:

The National Weather Service has issued expanded flash flood warnings and a wind advisory for much of central North Carolina.

Friday, 07 October 2016 17:15

NCSO blotter: September 7-October 6, 2016

The Northampton County Sheriff’s Office reported the following, according to Captain Patrick Jacobs:

Friday, 07 October 2016 16:04

RRPD blotter: September 30-October 6, 2016

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

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