News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (5215)

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Wednesday, 18 May 2011 12:08

Rich Square man faces DWI, pot counts

A Rich Square man faces several charges following a weekend arrest by the Weldon Police Department.

Wednesday, 18 May 2011 11:53

Weldon Blue Flame heist photos released

The Weldon Police Department this morning released surveillance photos from Friday's armed robbery of the Blue Flame.

Wednesday, 18 May 2011 11:43

Weldon seeks persons of interest

The Weldon Police Department is looking for these two people who may have information or may have committed larceny at the Clover Leaf Shell Station on Highway 158.

Tuesday, 17 May 2011 21:33

Emporia woman faces drug counts

An Emporia woman was arrested Monday for drug violations following a stop by a Halifax County Sheriff's Office deputy.

A Roanoke Rapids man who secretly videotaped himself having sex with a minor has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison.

Projected deep cuts in education from the state are expected to affect the Roanoke Rapids Graded School District with the loss of 12 licensed positions for the next school year.

A Roanoke Rapids man was charged with assault on a female Friday after allegedly getting a girl to come to his house.

Monday, 16 May 2011 10:39

Boy faces charges from B&E

A 17-year-old Seaboard boy was arrested Saturday for a breaking and entering that occurred two months ago in Roanoke Rapids.

Saturday, 14 May 2011 19:35

Weldon probes Blue Flame robbery

The Weldon Police Department is looking for a man who took cash from the register at the Blue Flame Friday night.