News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

A 31-year-old Roanoke Rapids man died from injuries sustained in a single-vehicle crash on Sam Powell Dairy Road which occurred Thursday morning.

A 35-year-old man reportedly selling marijuana from his parents’ house was arrested today by the City County Drug Task Force.

Thursday, 15 September 2016 15:23

Teachers get solar energy training

Teachers from Halifax and Northampton counties are getting energized for the upcoming school year with solar curriculum training provided by The Center for Energy Education.

Thursday, 15 September 2016 14:51

Ducky Derby set Saturday

Ducky Derby is set for Saturday at River Falls Park in Weldon.

Thursday, 15 September 2016 11:15

Woman charged in sex offense with minor

A Roanoke Rapids woman was charged Wednesday with a sex offense involving a minor child.

Wednesday, 14 September 2016 17:19

Weldon PD blotter: September 5-10, 2016

The Weldon Police Department reported the following:

The family of a missing Roanoke Rapids man has established a reward fund for information which helps to explain his disappearance.

Wednesday, 14 September 2016 15:36

Alarm system helps nab man in act of BE&L

A home alarm system helped Enfield police catch a man while he was still rifling through items following a break-in Tuesday afternoon.

Wednesday, 14 September 2016 11:47

Bomb threats appear tied to Instagram account

Bomb threats made to two Northampton County schools Tuesday appear to be tied to an Instagram account with the username of freewaldofreetim, posts associated with the matter and confirmation from the sheriff’s office show.

The state Court of Appeals Monday will hear arguments in a lawsuit against the Halifax County Board of Commissioners which targets the operation of three separate school districts in the county.

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