The City County Drug Task Force this afternoon cited a man in the Carolina Rest Home Road area for marijuana possession.
Roanoke Rapids firefighters saved a house from possible total loss today after responding to a kitchen fire in the 500 block of Washington Street.
Local law enforcement officers and those from across the region gathered at the law enforcement memorial in Centennial Park to remember Champ, who was partnered with Roanoke Rapids Master Officer Gerald Morris since October of last year.
Two women wanted for allegedly using a stolen credit card at a local pizza restaurant and other places have been identified.
Longtime Roanoke Rapids Graded School District Trustee Jane Deese joined a long list of North Carolinians Tuesday night when she was awarded the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, the highest honor the state can give for those with a proven record of service.
A Roanoke Rapids man who has been on the sex offender registry since 2002 was arrested this morning on cocaine charges.
The prospective owners of the Roanoke Rapids Theatre will have a 120-day due diligence period before they sign a contract to take over the building.