News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (4866)

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With reports of fraud, murder and other crimes being committed across the country following Craigslist and other online transactions, the Halifax County Sheriff's Office is offering a solution.

In a year since its rebranding, the Halifax County Public Health System has made strides to enlighten the public on its far-reaching services its director, Cardra Burns, said this week.

Friday, 30 January 2015 17:21

RRPD blotter: January 28 and 29

The Roanoke Rapids Police Department reported the following, according to Chief Chuck Hasty:

One woman has been arrested and two people are sought in a financial fraud case involving the reported exploitation of an elderly victim.

Friday, 30 January 2015 14:00

Crash-free week: Day 4 stats

Statistics from the Roanoke Rapids Police Department's crash-free week.

Friday, 30 January 2015 01:43

Moonshine seized in County Rd. probe

The City County Drug Task Force today confiscated a gallon of moonshine following execution of a search warrant on County Road in the Weldon area.

A log truck driver will be cited with a lane control violation after a crash this morning on Highway 561 in the Brinkleyville area.

Friday, 30 January 2015 00:16

Sheriff discusses manpower, senior checks

The Halifax County Sheriff's Office today discussed several initiatives it is looking into to serve the citizens and improve its own services.

Thursday, 29 January 2015 23:28

County betterment: HSCO advisory panel starts

The cross-section of people on Halifax County Sheriff Wes Tripp's first citizens advisory panel have varying reasons for wanting to serve. In the end it comes down to making the county better.

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