News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (4594)

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Friday, 08 October 2010 21:11

Enfield man charged with metal theft

An Enfield man was arrested today for allegedly stealing scrap metal from two sheds on Highway 125 in Halifax.

Friday, 08 October 2010 20:29

Missing girl returns home

A 15-year-old girl returned safely home today, according to the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office.

Thursday, 07 October 2010 21:16

Two missing people now being sought

Already looking for a missing woman, the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is now looking for a missing 15-year-old girl.

Thursday, 07 October 2010 20:58

Man charged with stealing plywood

A Halifax man was arrested today for allegedly stealing plywood from a church construction site on Highway 125.

Thursday, 07 October 2010 20:40

Marshals seek two in Roanoke Rapids

United States Marshals are looking for two men wanted for a Washington, D.C., homicide.

Thursday, 07 October 2010 20:18

Edison 2 gives credibility to NCCAR

That Edison 2 chose to test its prototype Very Light Car at the North Carolina Center for Automotive Research in Garysburg is just what its officials are looking for.

Thursday, 07 October 2010 19:37

Light car, heavy implications

Oliver Kuttner and his Edison 2 team are reinventing American ingenuity, something he believes needs to happen with the decline of Detroit and the loss of manufacturing jobs across the country.

Thursday, 07 October 2010 00:39

Farmer gives donation to 4-H

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John Fleming of Halifax has been selected as a winner in the America’s Farmers Grow Communities program, which gives farmers the opportunity to win $2,500 for their favorite local nonprofit organizations. The awards are available through Monsanto Fund. Fleming has designated the Halifax County 4-H to receive the award.

Thursday, 07 October 2010 00:21

Mall's Kidz Klub to help troops

Children in the Roanoke Valley, as well as the public, are being invited to help overseas troops for the upcoming holidays.