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Lance Martin

Lance Martin

Thursday, 20 September 2018 13:17

Weldon police seek two in store heist

Weldon police are looking for two people who committed an armed robbery at a store in the 200 block of East Second Street Monday night.

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 21:17

Adele Taylor Fox

Adele Taylor Fox, 78, of Roanoke Rapids, passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2018.

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 21:12

Katherine Taylor

Katherine Taylor, 84, of Roanoke Rapids, passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at Magnolia Gardens in Warrenton.

While Roanoke Rapids was spared from the ravages of Hurricane Florence, others weren’t.

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 17:20

Monument honoring Iraq, Afghanistan vets proposed

Efforts to place a monument honoring veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan are supported by the city, Roanoke Rapids City Manager Joseph Scherer said following a presentation at Tuesday’s meeting.

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 00:27

Betty Jean Shurett Akers

Betty Jean Shurett Akers, 91, died Friday September 14, 2018 at Vidant Hospital in Greenville.

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 00:19

Blanche Jones Spence

Blanche Jones Spence, 91, died Monday, September 17, 2018.

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 00:03

Photo gallery: JROTC opens city council meeting

The Roanoke Rapids High School JROTC posted colors at the opening of this evening's city council meeting.

Roanoke Rapids City Council this evening backed a resolution supporting the location of a passenger rail station and service in Weldon.

Tuesday, 18 September 2018 16:39

Commissioners OK Montfort design plans

Halifax County commissioners have agreed on design plans for the renovation of the Joseph Montfort Amphitheater, which was home to the outdoor drama First for Freedom.

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