News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (4622)

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Tuesday, 19 October 2010 22:04

MySpace meeting leads to charges

A Scotland Neck man was charged Monday for committing a sex act with a juvenile who he allegedly persuaded to meet him through a social networking site.

Tuesday, 19 October 2010 17:05

Dunlow sells outdoor venue

The Carolina Crossroads outdoor music venue has been sold to group of investors, according to Michael Dunlow, a local developer.

Tuesday, 19 October 2010 14:34

Observer: George was separated from group

The Charlotte Observer reports police say Amanda Marie George had attended Saturday night's NASCAR race but became separated from her group when she was fatally injured by a pickup truck early Sunday morning on Highway 29 about a mile from the Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Monday, 18 October 2010 20:02

Land donation will enhance trail

The Roanoke Canal Trail has received nearly 16 acres of land which when improved will offer new views of the Roanoke River.

Monday, 18 October 2010 13:04

Man charged with DWI in Charlotte fatal

The man who allegedly hit and killed a Roanoke Rapids woman Sunday morning has been charged with DWI.

Sunday, 17 October 2010 12:23

A chance to help girls shine

This may be more about learning than it is about softball.

Sunday, 17 October 2010 11:42

More ID theft counts against Artis

Allegedly using the debit card of a drive through customer has led to two more charges for a 25-year-old Weldon woman.

Saturday, 16 October 2010 15:21

Branham: Trying to make an asset shine

Since she was a child, Elizabeth Branham has always had music.

Saturday, 16 October 2010 15:06

Two shot following robbery attempt

One person was treated and released and another airlifted for further treatment following a shooting in Enfield during an attempted armed robbery Friday night.