The Peanut Belt Rural Planning Organization Technical Advisory Council has recommended a proposed Amtrak station in Weldon be put on the state’s Transportation Improvement Plan.
A Roanoke Rapids man was arrested this evening after the captain of the City County Drug Task Force reportedly observed a hand-to-hand drug transaction while following up on a drug complaint at Carolina Avenue and East Tenth Street.
Halifax Community College is returning to its roots as the Patriots and in the spring will be seeking input of the faculty, staff, students and the community to give its mascot a more modern look.
Halifax County Sheriff Wes Tripp will expand his Junior Deputy Camp next summer to five days and broaden its scope to include first responders beyond law enforcement.
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying the people in the photos below.
James Varnedore of Roanoke Rapids is celebrating his good fortune after winning the first top prize of $1 million in the new Million Dollar Fever scratch-off game.
Two men wanted in a March drive-by shooting in which one man died surrendered Monday.