Halifax County Sheriff's Office deputies this morning arrested two men inside the house they allegedly broke into.
A Powell Street woman may have her dog to thank for waking her during a kitchen fire this morning, which destroyed the house in the 1700 block.
Local and state officials helped Rural Health Group cut the ribbon today on its new Pediatric and Dental office beside the Highway Patrol Station in Roanoke Rapids off Highway 125.
Venessa Harrison, president of AT&T North Carolina, will be the featured speaker at Halifax Community College’s commencement exercises slated for 10 a.m., Saturday, May 10, in The Centre’s auditorium.
Rives Manning is running for re-election for a seat on the Halifax County Board of Commissioners.
Halifax and Northampton county sheriff's office investigators overnight raided a room at the New Yorker Motel, seizing heroin, marijuana, crack and Hydrocodone.
The bulk of funding for economic development projects in Halifax County has come from grants and other funding sources, information provided by county development commission Executive Director Cathy Scott to... Read more
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department today formally charged Athena Lau Yancey in the April 9 robbery of Roanoke Rapids Savings Bank.
Joe Magee, a retired correctional officer who was currently working as a bailiff for the Northampton County Sheriff's Office, died this afternoon following a motorcycle crash on River Road in... Read more
The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance in identifying an individual who allegedly attempted to pass a counterfeit $20 bill at the Three Flags convenience store in Weldon March... Read more
James Pierce, the current chair of the Halifax County Board of commissioners is running for re-election.
There have been approximately 20 break-ins of unlocked vehicles in the city over the last week, Roanoke Rapids police report.
A chase that started on Old Farm Road and ended in the Littleton area resulted in the arrest of two men Sunday afternoon.
Hermitage, Pennsylvania, is one of the places in the United States where the handiwork of Purnachander Sirikonda and his group of investors can be seen.
Halifax Community College and Virginia Union University officials signed a new articulation agreement Tuesday.
The Littleton Volunteer Fire Department is assisting the Halifax County Sheriff's Office in a partnership allowing the law enforcement agency to use its substation at 676 Oak Grove Church Road.
Seventeen-year-old Kaley Cieslinski knew she wanted to pay it forward in the community, she just didn't know how.
Tyus S. Few, a retired director of special programs for the Halifax County School System is running for the Halifax County Board of Education.
James Vaughan has been named by the Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice as the new superintendent at Caledonia Correctional Institution.
Becker Village Mall has been sold to an investment group with experience in attracting national clients.
The Halifax County Sheriff's Office is looking for a person who jimmied two vending machines in the early morning hours of March 28.
As the city continues to study whether to grant a 10-month extension on its theater lease with HSV Entertainment, the company is seeking to do whatever it can to push... Read more
A debilitating back injury sustained in the line of duty forced veteran Roanoke Rapids police officer Chris Woodruff into early retirement after 15 years on the job.
The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a white panel van that may have been involved in an attempted church break-in Friday morning.
Jeff Peedin, age 57, is a candidate for the Halifax County Schools Board of Education.
Roanoke Rapids police are investigating a break-in at Hibbett Sports that occurred around 1 this morning.
Claude “Clutch” Cooper is a candidate for the Halifax County Schools Board of Education.
Enfield police are investigating a shooting into an occupied vehicle that occurred Monday evening, as well as an assault that occurred in the same area earlier.
After six fiscal years of using fund balance to prevent a tax increase, at least a 1-cent boost in the levy could be a possibility in Halifax County.
The Halifax County Sheriff's Office received a call Friday evening regarding an undisciplined juvenile who ran away from home.
The bottom date of the North Carolina flag is a testament to its importance, says Ken Wilson of the Halifax Resolves Chapter of the North Carolina Sons of the American... Read more
For two Halifax County families coping with the pain of missing loved ones, the mission is keeping their names in the public eye.
While their home was destroyed, the lives of five dogs were spared when a Halifax businessman noticed smoke rising near his garage on Highway 301 this afternoon.
The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office received a report that a 2008 Kawasaki KX100 was stolen from the Thelma Road area Tuesday.
The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on a break-in at a convenience store in the Hollister area where the security camera equipment, along with cash, was stolen.
With spring break coming for the three school systems in the county, the sheriff's office is encouraging motorists to exercise more caution than normal.
Roanoke Rapids police are looking for a woman who passed a note at Roanoke Rapids Savings Bank Wednesday afternoon demanding money.
As early voting is set to begin in 15 days for the May 6 primary, the deadline for updating voter registration information is Friday at 5 p.m.
Roanoke Rapids police have set up a dragnet around the area of the Becker Drive Roanoke Rapids Savings Bank following a robbery this afternoon.
Halifax County Sheriff's Office deputies early this morning arrested a man reportedly breaking into a car on Three Bridges Road outside Roanoke Rapids.
A car that was stolen from Georgia Avenue last month has been recovered, but Roanoke Rapids police continue to investigate other car break-ins where unlocked vehicles are targeted.
Thieves for the past several weeks have stolen chrome rims and low-profile tires from three vehicles in Halifax County, leaving their owners to find them sitting on cinder blocks.
A 16-year-old Woodland boy faces child sex counts following an investigation by the Northampton County Sheriff's Office.
With two people now in custody, the Halifax County Sheriff's Office is trying to figure out the motive behind a March 24 shooting that occurred in the South Weldon area... Read more
The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the larceny of multiple items from a local store in the Bolling Road area of Roanoke Rapids on March 28.
The Halifax County Sheriff's Office made two marijuana arrests Saturday, both in Roanoke Rapids.
Halifax County commissioners today approved capital outlay funds of $148,669.66 so the county school system can replace network servers.
What was to be a march that was cancelled late Thursday night became what its organizer called a prayer walk this afternoon.