A vehicle containing more than $92,000 in currency was seized following a stop on Interstate 95 today.
The passenger in a Jeep that crashed on Big John's Store Road last month succumbed to injuries he sustained, the state Highway Patrol trooper investigating the matter confirmed today.
The Northampton County Sheriff's Office is seeing the onset of meth production in the county.
The sounds heard on the Roanoke Rapids police frequency on an older model scanner are not because of a glitch — they're because the department on Friday went digital.
A 16-year-old is now in custody in the Wednesday murder of Wilton Lee Shawn Cotton, Roanoke Rapids police said this afternoon.
It was a two-year wait before love came to town.
A man who travels between Detroit and Weldon is wanted in Halifax County for larceny.
A device made to look like a real bomb was discovered Sunday in a back alley between the 200 blocks of Franklin and Vance streets, according to Roanoke Rapids police.
An 18-year-old was the first to be arrested in a Wednesday afternoon murder on Gordon Drive, Roanoke Rapids police said this morning.
A prior disagreement that escalated early this morning at the Weldon Waffle House left two people with gunshot wounds.
Ownership of Napoleon Hill's painting After the Harvest quickly changed hands following a huddle between the original winning bidder and the person who ended up taking it home.
One student was injured and another arrested in a fight that started in the cafeteria of Northampton County High School Thursday.
While Halifax Regional Medical Center and Novant Health have agreed to not immediately merge, the two healthcare systems today did announce they have extended their partnership for another two years.
Halifax Harvest Days begin next Friday and run through Saturday.
A man found dead in an abandoned Enfield building Sunday has been identified as Damian S. Taylor.
Roanoke Rapids police are looking for answers following a Wednesday afternoon shooting that left a Garysburg man dead and a 20-year -old in critical condition at an undisclosed hospital.
One person was shot and killed and another is in serious condition and being treated this evening.
A man reportedly driving left of center on Highway 561 in the Hollister area received several citations Tuesday night.
The seventh annual Roanoke River Ramble will expand to two days this year, organizers said today.
As part of next week's Harvest Day celebration, Stephanie Deutsch will be the featured speaker at the event's annual Allen Grove Rosenwald School commemoration program.
The North Carolina Forest Service isn't just about putting out wildfires and writing forest management plans — it is also about helping local volunteer fire departments through a federal assistance... Read more
A Sunday morning chase in the Hollister area resulted in the driver's arrest.
The state Department of Transportation will close the Gaston bridge at the Halifax and Northampton County line at 8 a.m. October 4. The closure will allow crews to make necessary... Read more
Preliminary autopsy results indicate no foul play in the case of an Enfield man found dead Sunday in an abandoned building.
The Cummins Rocky Mount Engine Plant recently donated a Cummins Diesel Engine Model M11 to Halifax Community College for educational use in the Transportation Systems Technology program.
A Halifax man was charged Friday in a motor vehicle breaking and entering that occurred earlier this month in the Roanoke Rapids area.
A federal court judge today in Greenville agreed to release Sterling Moody to the custody of his daughter in Raleigh.
Cycle NC and its Mountains to the Coast ride isn't just about bicycling — area officials are hoping it will be a one- to two-day economic shot in the arm... Read more
A autopsy is pending this week to determine how long the body of a man found in an abandoned Enfield building may have been dead and how he died.
A man struck by a tractor-trailer this morning on Highway 158 at the Virginia Avenue intersection is listed in serious condition and is unresponsive, according to Roanoke Rapids police.
A man straddling a bicycle in the travel lane of Highway 903 in the Scotland Neck area Friday night was struck and killed, according to the state Highway Patrol.
As Halifax County Sheriff Wes Tripp reports today the August murders of Keyuon Garner and Dy'Uanna Anderson are believed to be gang-related, he also plans an unrelated push in October... Read more
Domino's Pizza has submitted plans for a sit-down restaurant at 200 East Tenth Street, a currently vacant lot that was formerly home to a restaurant called Grillmasters.
Concerns addressed in the state's annual audit of Halifax Community College are being addressed by the institution's staff, its president, Ervin V. Griffin Sr., said in response to questions by... Read more
Teddy Keith Anderson Jr., the last person wanted in the shooting death of 15-year-old Keyuon Garner, was taken into custody by United States Marshals in a suburb of New York... Read more
A Georgia man with family ties to the Henrico area faces charges related to an August 23 vehicle theft.
A former Leland police captain, who once worked as a Roanoke Rapids police officer, faces seven counts of attempted murder after he allegedly fired seven shots at a Brunswick County... Read more
Solutions to rid the city of a large share of its theater debt continue to be a focus of Roanoke Rapids City Council.
The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission sees no need for a no-wake zone on Poe Creek, a letter sent to Halifax County Attorney Glynn Rollins said.
Two brothers are being sought for a residential break-in that occurred in Bynum's Bridge Road area of Scotland Neck in August.
The Trail Life USA program is gaining ground in Roanoke Rapids, one of its leaders said today.
The Roanoke Valley Chamber of Commerce has announced the entertainment lineup for this Saturday's Ducky Derby at River Falls Park in Weldon.
Further investigation into a possible scam related to the offer of wireless upgrades by the home security firm ADT has led the Halifax County Sheriff's Office to discover miscommunication between... Read more
The Roanoke Valley United Way officially kicked off the 2015 Campaign on Tuesday at 51 Sycamore.
Roanoke Rapids City Council tonight approved a resolution endorsing the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, a joint venture with Dominion Power, Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas.
Roanoke Rapids City Council this evening honored the efforts of two officers that resulted in high profile arrests over the course of late spring and this summer.
The Roanoke Rapids Board of Education moved forward tonight on plans to develop a comprehensive athletic complex behind Roanoke Rapids High School.
The detention hearing for Sterling Moody, who faces a federal cocaine trafficking count, has been continued until September 22 in Greenville.
The Davie Volunteer Fire Department this morning handed investigation of a house fire on Highway 158 to the Halifax County Sheriff's Office.
Halifax County commissioners this evening accepted the jail expansion project bid of a Durham-based construction company.
A man with a criminal record wanted for reportedly selling a gun to a pawn shop was arrested today at the Halifax County Courthouse.
ADT Security has reported four complaints across the state today of people posing as representatives of the company trying to get into people's homes, Halifax County Sheriff Wes Tripp said.
A man wanted for a series of residential break-ins in Roanoke Rapids was arrested Sunday night in Garysburg where a domestic dispute erupted involving one of his relatives.
A woman who found her house broken into last week was allegedly assaulted by her ex-boyfriend, who then fled the area in a vehicle her 2-year-old grandson was in.