News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

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

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A second person charged in the Operation Rockfish police corruption case will be allowed pretrial release, according to the docket sheet contained in the federal court record.

A scam in which an elderly woman in the Roanoke Rapids area lost more than $1,000 was reported this week, according to the Halifax County Sheriff's Office.

Friday, 08 May 2015 19:57

Info sought on B&E suspect

The Halifax County Sheriff's Office is looking for the man pictured above in relation to at least five motor vehicle break-ins committed in the Weldon and Roanoke Rapids area.

Friday, 08 May 2015 15:08

Police investigating log truck crash

Roanoke Rapids police are investigating an overturned log truck at the intersection of Roanoke Avenue and Highway 158.

Friday, 08 May 2015 14:48

Purser served as House page

Sara Purser, a student at Roanoke Rapids High, recently served as a page for the North Carolina House of Representatives.

Friday, 08 May 2015 13:10

City budget to include capital plan

The city's budget for the upcoming fiscal year will contain a capital improvement plan that proposes to address $703,000 in needs.

One of the 15 charged in the Operation Rockfish police corruption sting will be allowed release from pretrial detention, the docket call in the federal court record shows.

A Seaboard man will have a May 28 court appearance after being charged late last month with a count of indecent liberties with a child.