Halifax Regional Medical Center staff and a medical examiner observed burn marks, abrasions and bruising on a 4-year-old Seaboard boy whose mother is currently charged with intentional felony child abuse causing serious bodily injury.
Roanoke Rapids City Manager Joseph Scherer told council this evening departments are preparing to respond any affects from Hurricane Matthew over the weekend.
Four Roanoke Rapids police officers and a private citizen were honored for two separate successful life-saving efforts last month.
With 30 sponsors onboard and two bands set to play, Sheriff Wes Tripp is planning for another successful Benefiting the Children of Halifax County event.
The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation has charged a Seaboard woman in the death of her 4-year-old child.
The owners of a Roanoke Rapids bar have voluntarily surrendered their ABC license in the wake of a Saturday morning shooting in which three people were injured, one of them seriously.
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is seeking a person who reportedly fled the scene of a motor vehicle collision Saturday afternoon.
A new parking ordinance for the county courthouse on Ferrell Lane was approved by the Halifax County Board of Commissioners today.