The city is expected to enter formal negotiations later this week to restructure its current debt on the Roanoke Rapids Theatre which, if successful, will significantly reduce its payments on...
An infant flu death has been reported in Halifax County.
Applications are being accepted for a pilot program to grow industrial hemp for research in North Carolina.
Roanoke Rapids police early Saturday morning coaxed a man from a house on Gray Street after he reportedly fired shots inside.
Have you purchased your tickets for Saturday's March 4th Nitty Gritty Dirt Band concert at the Roanoke Rapids Theatre, sponsored by White Motors of Roanoke Rapids and presented by BarnBurner...
Gaston Fire and Rescue says two people died following a crash on Highway 46 near Hickory Hollow Road outside Gaston early this morning.
Bobby’s Number 2 on Bolling Road sold a $1 million Ruby Red 7s scratch-off ticket this morning.
True bills of indictment were returned against another alleged suspect charged in the Operation First Wave roundup in Northampton County.
Continued investigation in the Music City area of Highway 48 led to marijuana charges against a Roanoke Rapids man.
A Roanoke Rapids man surrendered Thursday and will face a charge of attempted murder in a January shooting at a hotel parking lot.
Recent drug arrests and arrests associated with narcotics investigations reported by the Scotland Neck Police Department and City County Drug Task Force:
A Roanoke Rapids woman was charged with 32 counts of larceny by employee Wednesday which resulted in the theft of hundreds of dollars from the store where she was employed.
Matt Sanders beamed as his cardboard creations — mainly replicas of city landmarks and businesses — were recognized Tuesday night.
Councilman Carl Ferebee made it clear this evening he is not giving up on repairs for the Chaloner pool.
Residents in the neighborhoods surrounding Becker Drive may weigh their options for recourse after city council this evening passed a contentious rezoning proposal which could lead to a senior apartment...
Tammy and Alex Phipps of Warsaw say a $100,000 Millionaire Bucks win will help them recover after a fire destroyed their home four years ago.
Improvements to the open space at 1026 Roanoke Avenue are expected to be the first to be tackled once final streetscape plans are accepted by city council
Weldon police are investigating a shooting which occurred early Saturday evening.
North Carolina Alcohol Law Enforcement has issued a warrant connected to a party in Weldon in which a shooting occurred outside the premises earlier this month.
An 18-year-old Gaston woman died and the driver of the vehicle was airlifted for further treatment following a single-vehicle crash on Highway 35 in Northampton County Friday afternoon.
Governor Roy Cooper issued a proclamation of reward today for information in the case of Amy Wells Bridgeman, who was reported missing by her husband in June of 2013.
The victim in an Enfield stabbing case has been charged with assault on a female.
Valley Community Church’s Celebrate Recovery is adding another dimension to its ministry by reaching out to female inmates in the Halifax County Detention Center.
Roanoke Rapids police are investigating an attempted armed robbery which occurred at Rite Aid Thursday morning.
Enfield police today arrested a woman who reportedly stabbed her boyfriend with a kitchen knife.
The Roanoke Rapids Planning Board this evening voted to recommend city council reject a rezoning proposal which could lead to an age-restricted senior apartment complex off Becker Drive.
The public will have another chance Monday to review streetscape plans for Roanoke Avenue as well the green space left by the demolition of 1026 Roanoke Avenue.
A Littleton man was charged with carrying a concealed weapon and other traffic offenses following a stop for speeding Tuesday.
United States Senior Judge Malcolm Howard Tuesday agreed to continue the sentencing of 13 of the 14 Operation Rockfish defendants until the June 13 term of court.
A Murfreesboro man wanted in a shooting outside a Weldon multi-purpose venue surrendered to the Northampton County Sheriff’s Office Monday.
Harbor Freight Tools, which has 750 locations throughout the country, plans to open a store in Roanoke Rapids.
A Como man involved in a January 19 wreck on the outskirts of Woodland died Friday, according to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.
A 56-year-old Hobgood man was found safe today today in Rocky Mount.
Two Roanoke Rapids brothers face cocaine charges in Northampton County.
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is looking for a man who reportedly passed a counterfeit $100 bill in exchange for change Monday night.
A continuance in the sentencings of 14 defendants in the Operation Rockfish police corruption case is being sought.
The Scotland Neck Police Department reports 56-year-old Milton Earl Gray of Hobgood was reported missing Monday by his family.
The Roanoke Rapids Planning Board begins a second round of discussions Thursday on a rezoning request which could lead to the construction of senior apartments on Becker Drive.
Robert Smoot, Owner of Brencore Entertainment and a successful event promoter in the Washington, D.C., and Fredericksburg, Virginia, areas packed the Roanoke Rapids Theatre Saturday February 11th at his "A Tribute to the Music of...
Chaloner Middle School will operate on regular schedule Monday after the gym and band room sustained heavy smoke damage Saturday morning.
The Chaloner Middle School gym sustained heavy smoke damage this morning after a battery-operated lift apparently caught fire.
As a Marine veteran, Terrance Pack received the Purple Heart for injuries sustained in a bomb blast in Iraq.
A Roanoke Rapids man already scheduled for a February 28 court appearance was charged Thursday on marijuana counts.
Counterfeit clothing was seized from a Weldon business today and its owners arrested, according to the City County Drug Task Force.
A Hollister man was arrested Wednesday in connection to several break-ins which occurred over five days last month.
Ervin Hughes waived his right to a detention hearing today and was remanded to the custody of United States Marshals Service.
The stories told in the government-produced documentary Chasing the Dragon are reflective of the ones the Roanoke Rapids Police Department sees on the streets when dealing with the opioid addiction...
Halifax Regional is witnessing an exceptionally high spike in documented flu cases across the Roanoke Valley, making flu prevention measures extremely important.
A man who in November of 2015 held Roanoke Rapids police officers at bay for nearly four hours will spend 80 months in federal prison.
Ervin Rodell Hughes will have his federal detention hearing Friday, according to records filed in the court system.
Ian Coles has accepted a plea in his federal weapons case, documents filed in the court system show.
A Halifax man was charged Wednesday for disseminating obscene material to a minor via social media.
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department will hold its annual community forum Thursday at Kirkwood Adams.
Weldon police have filed warrants and are looking for a Murfreesboro man wanted in a Sunday morning shooting.