News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County

News from Roanoke Rapids, Weldon and Halifax County (4868)

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Wednesday, 14 January 2015 16:03

City dodges bullet following ice storm

Roads in Roanoke Rapids remained in good condition following a winter ice storm, officials said.

Wednesday, 14 January 2015 03:10

Updated delays as of 10 p.m.

Here are the latest delays as of 10 this evening, including those from previous posts:

Tuesday, 13 January 2015 23:59

Latest weather delays

Here are the latest delays, paired with the last ones reported earlier this evening:

Tuesday, 13 January 2015 21:27

HRMC on delayed schedule Wednesday

Halifax Regional will adjust its operations schedule due to the winter storm watch.

Tuesday, 13 January 2015 21:15

Chase suspect sought for stealing dog

A man awaiting court dates in Halifax County this month on a high-speed chase where he allegedly crashed into his girlfriend's car in February is now wanted for allegedly stealing a dog belonging to the girl's mother.

An alleged suspect has been identified in the December 11 Subway robbery on Premier Boulevard, according to Roanoke Rapids Police Chief Chuck Hasty.

With most of North Carolina under a winter weather advisory or winter storm watch , state Public Safety officials are urging residents and visitors to monitor local weather conditions and use caution when driving this evening and tomorrow morning.

Charges filed in a case at the Gaston Boat Landing Friday reflect an attempt was allegedly made to fire a gun, Northampton County Sheriff Jack Smith confirmed.

Monday, 12 January 2015 23:56

75 bindles seized in commitment service

A man who was being served with commitment papers for child support was found to allegedly be in possession of 75 bindles of heroin, according to the Halifax County Sheriff's Office.