Opinion (336)

"A free press can, of course, be good or bad, but, most certainly without freedom, the press will never be anything but bad" — Albert Camus

Friday, 17 April 2015 16:32

From the sheriff: Gang summit set

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The Halifax Gang Task force presents the 2015 Gang Summit on April 23, 7 p.m. at the Kirkwood Adams Civic Center in Roanoke Rapids.

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 13:30

Public Health Matters: An ounce of prevention

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By now, many of you may be aware of the 2015 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation County Health Rankings.

Friday, 10 April 2015 14:50

From the sheriff: Open carry

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North Carolina law does not specifically keep anybody from walking around with a handgun in a holster on his or her hip.

Thursday, 02 April 2015 20:15

From the sheriff: Double bond

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This week I am sharing an article from the North Carolina Criminal Law blog of Jeff Welty of the University of North Carolina School of Government

Thursday, 19 March 2015 14:35

From the sheriff: Church Watch

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The sheriff’s office has implemented a Church Watch program for the faith-based communities of Halifax County.

You may recall from my January column, I decided to make a realistic health goal for myself – be a healthier person than I was in 2014.

Friday, 13 March 2015 14:27

Appreciation from town of Halifax

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On Monday, March 9, 2015, the Town of Halifax saw one of the largest accidents in our long history occur, as an Amtrak Carolinian Passenger Train, with over 200 people on board, collided with a transfer truck at the NC 903/125 and Hwy 301 crossing in Halifax.

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