Alan August Martini, 72, of Roanoke Rapids, NC, died Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at his residence.
Mary Elizabeth “Betty” Millen, 73, died Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at Nash UNC Hospital in Rocky Mount.
Citizen complaints along with those from Weldon town officials led agents of the City County Drug Task Force to a residence on Fairground Lane today.
An email sent to members of the Roanoke Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors details the reasons the organization’s president decided to step down.
Roanoke Rapids police are investigating to determine whether a boy arrested Wednesday night and another suspect they continue to search for are responsible for a new round of vehicle break-ins in the city.
A man who attempted to swallow crack cocaine two years ago was charged with allegedly trying to do it again today.
Roanoke Rapids police Chief Chuck Hasty honored his officers of the quarter Tuesday night during city council’s meeting and also recognized a selfless act by two members of the criminal investigations division.
A community building dedication and ribbon-cutting for the new Manning Elementary School is being planned for December 10 at 2 p.m.