Trail Life USA and American Heritage Girls Troops NC-0100 are beginning their annual toy drive to put in Shoebox Gifts through the Operation Christmas Child project of Samaritan’s Purse.
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department reported the following, according to Chief Chuck Hasty:
Throughout the year, there are numerous fundraising efforts for Project Graduation, an evening for Roanoke Rapids High School seniors to celebrate commencement with an alcohol-free event.
Alphonso Ponton, one of the 14 Operation Rockfish defendants to take a plea, is now asking for an appeal and has also asked a federal judge to enter him into...
Tony Ray Reams has entered a guilty plea in a federal heroin distribution conspiracy which led to his and Herbert Lamont Cherry’s indictment following a traffic stop in Roanoke Rapids...
A Hollister man charged in a traffic crash which claimed the life of a 17-year-old Virginia girl earlier this month will have his probation review in October.
The state plans to seek an indictment against a man who was charged with reportedly abducting an infant in July.
On separate days in June, Roanoke Rapids firefighters responded to Signature Health on calls residents had gone into possible cardiac arrest.
The Roanoke Rapids Graded School District has nominated Clara Hearne Pre-K teacher Jennifer Neathery as its 2017 Exceptional Children’s Educator of Excellence.
The North Carolina Court of Appeals in a 2-1 opinion has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit against the Halifax County Board of Commissioners which focused on the operation of...
Dylan Moore Days is not only about celebrating the life of a special little boy that the community adopted as the "Roanoke Valley Cowboy"; it is also about "paying it forward...
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is looking for a man who used a credit card he found in a lost wallet Sunday.
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol continues its investigation into a chase which started late Saturday night on Interstate 95.
The last person wanted in an August 27 shooting was arrested Friday afternoon, Roanoke Rapids police Chief Chuck Hasty reported.
Lake Gaston Resort in Gasburg is hosting the fifth Seaplane Splash-in Saturday.
The man charged in the traffic death of a 17-year-old Virginia girl is now in custody in the Halifax County Detention Center on $500,000 bond.
Halifax Regional Medical Center has earned national recognition for its efforts in donor tissue care.
City County Drug Task Force agents have been actively following up on drug complaints throughout the county by conducting saturated patrols and traffic checking stations.
Halifax County Sheriff Wes Tripp and First Baptist Church on Becker Drive are partnering for the second Deputy Coat Drive for Kids.
Three Scotland Neck defendants in a Blood Nation heroin conspiracy waived arraignment today and entered guilty pleas.
Every year, Correction Enterprises donates surplus cans of produce from the Caledonia Farm cannery operation at Caledonia Correctional Institution in Tillery to food banks for distribution to needy individuals and...
Counterfeit money, marijuana and cocaine was seized late this afternoon following service of a search warrant in the 700 block of Vance Street.
Arraignments are scheduled in New Bern Wednesday for five reputed members of a Scotland Neck Blood set in a heroin conspiracy.
The second man wanted in a Saturday drive-by shooting was arrested Monday at his residence in Enfield.
United States Senior Court Judge Malcolm Howard has continued the sentencing of Operation Rockfish defendant Antonio Tillmon until the court’s October 10 term.
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is seeking the public’s help in two cases.
One of the men wanted in a Saturday night drive-by shooting in which two people were injured voluntarily surrendered to the Enfield Police Department Sunday afternoon.
A man charged in a 2015 Enfield murder is one of two people wanted in a drive-by shooting which occurred Saturday night in the town.
The City County Drug Task Force made arrests in Weldon and Roanoke Rapids today, seizing marijuana and cocaine.
The latest National Weather Service briefing in Raleigh shows Hurricane Irma has taken a slight westward track.
A man who skipped his court date on a murder charge has been taken into custody.
Trinity OutReach Ministries is holding its second Never Forgotten Bike Rally Saturday.
Antonio Tillmon, who is scheduled for sentencing Tuesday for his role in in the Operation Rockfish police corruption case, has won an acquittal on two counts on which a federal...
As investigation continues into the shooting deaths of four people in the Glenview community last month, Halifax County Sheriff Wes Tripp said numerous agencies, both federal, state and local, are...
City and county officials Tuesday honored the groundbreaking of Southern Smiles Orthodontics along with friends, family and the Roanoke Valley Chamber of Commerce.
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is investigating three cases in which it needs the public’s help.
The state Highway Patrol will lodge a second-degree murder charge against a Hollister man allegedly responsible for the death of a 17-year-old girl in a three-car collision Saturday.
North Carolina State Highway Patrol Trooper Dustin Efird was honored today by Halifax County commissioners for actions in July which helped rescue a nurse who languished in her bath tub...
A 17-year-old girl involved in a crash in the Hollister area died Sunday morning.
A Rich Square man was charged late Sunday night in a chase which started in Scotland Neck and ended in Tarboro.
Roanoke Rapids police are investigating a shooting where the victim was found on Gordon Drive as officers investigated a call of a firearm larceny from a vehicle on Adams Circle.
A 17-year-old girl is in critical condition following a three-car wreck in the Hollister area this afternoon.
The Halifax state Historic Site put on demonstrations of the different types of 18th Century labor today.
A Nashville man is in custody and in the process of being booked on a count of armed robbery following the heist of the BB&T in Halifax this afternoon.
One person has been arrested in an August 7 shooting in the 100 block of Monroe Street.
Warrants are on file for two men allegedly involved in a drive-by shooting which occurred Sunday morning around 1 a.m. in the Glenview community off Fishing Creek Road.
It’s not about what law enforcement can do for the community — it’s what law enforcement can do with the community.
The sentencing of the final defendant in Operation Rockfish and the only one of the 15 to enter a not guilty plea in the police corruption case is scheduled for...
An evolution of medical imaging debuted in the Radiology Department of Halifax Regional Medical Center this year.
Roanoke Rapids police Tuesday seized 26 bindles of heroin and powdered heroin which had not been packaged following a traffic stop on Roanoke Avenue.
City County Drug Task Force agents Tuesday evening seized 30 bindles of heroin from the vehicle of a Littleton man following a traffic stop in the Information Grocery area.
Historic Halifax Saturday will honor Labor Day with demonstrations of various 18th Century jobs.
BarnBurner Promotions announce Montgomery Gentry in concert at The Roanoke Rapids Theatre October 20, 2017.
A side contest within a larger fishing tournament has hooked the Boys & Girls Club of Halifax County a $10,000 donation.