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A media conference is scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Roanoke Rapids Theatre to discuss future plans for the outdoor entertainment venue.
The new owners of the outdoor venue at Carolina Crossroads located behind the Roanoke Rapids Theatre will discuss plans for future live entertainment programming beginning in 2011.
As the Weldon Police Department continues to investigate the theft of guns from Halifax Community College in July, the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms has announced as much as a $2,500 reward for information in the case.
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During the Halifax Resolves Chapter NCSSAR meeting on November 10, the chapter presented Assistant U.S. Attorney Joshua B. Royster with the National Society Sons of the American Revolution Law Enforcement Commendation Medal for his service to the local community and to recognize exceptional work and accomplishment in the field of law enforcement. This award can only be presented to an individual once.
A Maryland man who is believed to have robbed at least eight banks between Georgia and Pennsylvania is in custody in Baltimore and will be prosecuted federally. That includes the February 9 Southern Bank robbery in Roanoke Rapids.