Shannon Golden understands the original track of Hurricane Florence. She also respects the tenacity of North Carolina residents who were ultimately impacted by the storm.
Efforts to place a monument honoring veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan are supported by the city, Roanoke Rapids City Manager Joseph Scherer said following a presentation at Tuesday’s meeting.
The Roanoke Rapids High School JROTC posted colors at the opening of this evening's city council meeting.
Roanoke Rapids City Council this evening backed a resolution supporting the location of a passenger rail station and service in Weldon.
Roanoke Rapids police are looking for leads in a breaking and entering in which shots were fired late Sunday night.
The city has amended its state of emergency proclamation issued Wednesday and lifted a curfew, prohibition of alcohol sales and restrictions on possession, transportation and transfer of weapons and substances.
Preparation for the potential impacts of a hurricane is no easy task, but that responsibility is even greater for hospitals and healthcare systems.