News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (4611)

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A Roanoke Rapids man has been charged with never finishing upholstery work for a Christian college in the city he was supposed to do in March, according to a news release from the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office.

Monday, 05 October 2009 19:51

Man charged on burglary, B&E counts

The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office on Sept. 30 arrested a Roanoke Rapids man for burglary and breaking and entering charges, according to a press release from Detective Tyree Davis, who was assisted by Deputy Chris High.

Monday, 05 October 2009 19:50

Johnson remembered with resolution

For Halifax County commissioners and administrators, Horace Johnson Sr. was a friend and mentor.

The Halifax County Sheriff’s Office says Friday’s case where a man shot and killed an intruder appears to be self-defense.

Sunday, 04 October 2009 19:47

Man knew intruder he killed

The man who killed an intruder knew his attacker, the Halifax County Sheriff's Office is repoting.

Armed with enthusiasm and information, they are ready to begin the next step in getting Roanoke Rapids ready for a transformation.

Saturday, 31 October 2009 19:43

Man charged with ID theft

A 24-year-old Greenville man has been charged with identity theft and two counts of obtaining property by false pretense after the victim filed a complaint.

County commissioners today agreed to allow the Meadows Sewer District in Hollister apply for a $40,000 grant which will study ways to bring sewerage to the area.

KapStone Paper says nine outside contractors were injured when a catwalk collapsed Saturday night shortly after 9.