News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (4456)

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The Halifax County Cooperative Extension Service is currently recruiting craft and food vendors as well as entertainment for Halifax Harvest Day, which will take place October 2 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Monday, 30 August 2010 18:20

Weldon may appoint successor for Simmons

The Weldon City Schools Board of Education may appoint someone to fill unexpired term of member Jerry Simmons, who was named principal of High Point Central High School last week.

Monday, 30 August 2010 14:36

Authorities presume Raleigh man drowned

While authorities presume a Raleigh man has drowned in Lake Gaston, they still consider the operation to find him a search effort for a missing person.

Sunday, 29 August 2010 15:24

UDC to present display to vet center

It’s not often the United Daughters of the Confederacy presents a military service awards display.

Sunday, 29 August 2010 14:45

Officials begin another day of searching

Emergency management personnel continued their search today on Lake Gaston for a missing 24-year-old Raleigh man.

Saturday, 28 August 2010 16:23

Simmons named High Point Central head

From the High Point Enterprise

A Weldon City Schools Board of Education member and Hertford County high school principal has been named principal of High Point Central High School.

Saturday, 28 August 2010 16:05

Lake search for Raleigh man continues

Dive teams from different agencies continue their water search today for a 24-year-old Raleigh man reported missing by friends after a late night swim in Lake Gaston.

Saturday, 28 August 2010 12:36

Garysburg woman dies in I-95 crash

A 65-year-old Garysburg woman died in a single vehicle crash on Interstate 95 Friday.

Saturday, 28 August 2010 12:16

Officials searching for missing person

A search is being conducted at Bluebird Point on Lake Gaston for a missing person.