News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (4691)

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Monday, 03 November 2014 21:10

Board gets cheaper communications proposal

The county may have a less costly option for a digital communications system, but one that will still be subject to scrutiny by commissioners as it comes with a nearly $780,000 price tag.

Monday, 03 November 2014 20:02

Pierce recognized by colleagues

As James Pierce prepares to step down from his seat on the Halifax County Board of Commissioners, he says he's not stepping away from community service.

Sunday, 02 November 2014 18:56

Candidate profile: Editor's note

rrspin.com sent questions to all Halifax County Board of Commissioners candidates whose names will appear on Tuesday's ballot.

Sunday, 02 November 2014 18:40

Candidate profile: Rives Manning

Candidate: J. Rives “Judge” Manning Jr.

Office sought: One of three at-large seats on the Halifax County Board of Commissioners

Current position: Owner of Halifax Farmers Insurance Service

Sunday, 02 November 2014 16:29

Candidate profile: Sammy Webb

Candidate: Sammy Webb

Office sought: One of three at-large seats on the Halifax County Board of Commissioners

Current position: Attorney

Sunday, 02 November 2014 14:58

Candidate profile: Vernon J. Bryant

Candidate: Vernon J. Bryant

Office sought: One of three at-large seats on the Halifax County Board of Commissioners

Current position: Retired from the state Department of Public Safety as a community corrections manager

Saturday, 01 November 2014 14:22

Candidate profile: James Warren

Candidate: James Warren

Office sought: Sheriff of Halifax County

Current position: Retired from Halifax County Sheriff's Office, working as officer with Roanoke Rapids and Scotland Neck

Saturday, 01 November 2014 14:02

Candidate profile: Wes Tripp

Candidate: Wes Tripp

Office sought: Sheriff of Halifax County

Current position: Sheriff of Halifax County

Saturday, 01 November 2014 13:34

Candidate profile: Mark Macon

Candidate: Mark Macon

Office sought: Sheriff of Halifax County

Current position: Weldon police chief