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Halifax County commissioners Monday night approved two economic development incentive grants — one for a company considering locating in the area and another for an established industry looking to expand.

Monday, 17 September 2018 20:42

Wilbert Voyd 'Sonny' Warren

Wilbert Voyd “Sonny” Warren, 87, died September 14, 2018 in his Roanoke Rapids home.

Monday, 17 September 2018 20:37

Mildred F. Bradley

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Mildred F. Bradley, 93, of Roanoke Rapids, went home to be 
with the Lord Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018.

The State Bureau of Investigation and the Littleton Police Department have concluded their investigation into the deaths of three family members whose bodies were found June 9 at 1010 Kirkland Street.

Monday, 17 September 2018 20:03

Hedgepeth dies in prison custody

Rowland A. "Nook" Hedgepeth, a Halifax County death row inmate, died this afternoon of natural causes, according to the state Department of Public Safety.

The Halifax County Sheriff's Office has been activated by the North Carolina Sheriff's Association and deployed to assist Sheriff Asa Buck and the Carteret County Sheriff's Office.

When Steve Felton talks about the impact of community colleges on the lives of students, one cannot help but be inspired.

Monday, 17 September 2018 10:53

Police seek leads in late night B&E

Roanoke Rapids police are looking for leads in a breaking and entering in which shots were fired late Sunday night.

Sunday, 16 September 2018 20:56

Tripp services changed

Funeral services for Carton Ray Tripp Jr. will be held Tuesday, September  18, 2018 at 11 am at  Good Sameritan Baptist Church.

The family will receive friends Monday from 7-8:30 at Askew Funeral and Cremation Services 731 Roanoke Avenue Roanoke Rapids.

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