Despite a southward shift of Hurricane Florence, the National Weather Service says prolonged rain and freshwater flooding is still expected across much of the area.
The Roanoke Rapids based 12U Lady Twisters travel softball team traveled to Smithfield this past weekend for the USSSA Back to School Blast Ring Tournament.
Tennis results from Northeast Academy Eagles against Roanoke Rapids Yellow Jackets in Jackson Monday.
From NCHSAA Commissioner Que Tucker
Hurricane Florence is approaching the Carolinas and where it will make landfall is unsure.
The National Weather Service reported in its morning briefing confidence continues to increase life-threatening impacts will be felt across the Carolinas with the arrival of Hurricane Florence.
Roanoke Rapids paused to remember the 17th anniversary of 9-11 terrorist attacks this morning at Centennial Park.
HENDERSON, N.C. (Sept. 10, 2018) – Boater Tyler Trent of Nathalie, Virginia, won the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Piedmont Division tournament on Kerr Lake Sunday with a two-day cumulative catch of 10 bass weighing 28 pounds, 13 ounces. For his win, Trent earned $4,732.