Organizations and individuals took time last week to serve those during the Christmas holiday by giving back to the community.
Hazel Carter Grissom, 69, of Roanoke Rapids, died Wednesday, December 27, 2017, at Duke University Hospital.
The Scotland Neck-based Our Community Hospital will cease to operate its acute inpatient, outpatient and emergency services.
The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance in identifying a suspect involved in a breaking and entering of a residence near Information Grocery on December 16.
Storm, a Roanoke Rapids Police Department canine officer, will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from the non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s Inc.
A man who, according to Federal Bureau of Prison records, was released last week is in jail on $1 million bond for an alleged heist at a Roanoke Rapids bank this morning.
An alleged bank robbery suspect is in custody and Roanoke Rapids police investigators are still sorting out details of the case.
Roanoke Rapids police continue their investigation into a Wednesday night armed robbery at The Store Next Door on West Fifth Street.
Roanoke Rapids police are investigating an armed robbery which occurred at The Store Next Door around 8:30 this evening.