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ENFIELD — Each year, Downtown Enfield Restoration and Preservation (DERP) holds festivities during the holiday season. Besides the Oyster Roast on Nov. 26 and the Christmas Tree Lighting at 5:30 p.m. on Dec. 1 at Town Square, another activity this year is “DIY Projects for Your Historic Home…

GREENVILLE — After an extensive search and interview process with stakeholders across the organization, ECU Health announced Andrew “Andy” Zukowski, MBA, as the health system’s new chief financial officer, effective Nov. 28.

Potato is up for adoption at Woofs-N-Purrs Animal Rescue Inc. in Scotland Neck. This cute little spud is a bundle of energy and lots of fun! He loves to climb and is curious of everything. He loves his foster siblings and humans alike. If interested in adopting Potato, please call 919-210-87…

Note: The value of the property is based on the amount of the deed revenue tax stamp on file at the Halifax County Register of Deeds Office.

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The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is investigating an incident that happened at a business in the area of Julian R. Allsbrook Highway in Roanoke Rapids. The incident occurred at approximately 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 7. The black male pictured took the wallet of a female inside of the establish…

Lorelei is up for adoption at Rainbow Animals Rescue. The rescue wrote, “Lorelei, you know what you need? You need a person all your own.” So Lorelei sat down to help write this post with her shelter person, because that is what they do, find homes for dogs like me. Lorelei is about 5 months…

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There are still no arrests in the homicide of Cierra Webb of Roanoke Rapids, and the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office is pleading for assistance from party-goers.

Enviva cooperated with three groups, two vendors, and North Carolina State Rep. Michael Wray (D-27) to distribute turkeys to senior citizens and others identified as “in need” ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Haven, left, and Pumpkin are up for adoption at Woofs-N-Purrs Animal Rescue Inc. in Scotland Neck. Haven is still looking for a place to call home. She is quiet but loving — all you will hear from her is plenty of purrs. Pumpkin is a loving boy with the longest whiskers. He is very affection…

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The Halifax Community College Board of Trustees has asked Patrena B. Elliott, Ph.D., to assume the position of president of HCC, and she has accepted the position.

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Diamond is up for adoption at Rainbow Animals Rescue. She is completing her puppy quarantine, packing her toys, and is looking for a new family. She is about 9 weeks old, is current on vaccinations, and spay will be scheduled. Diamond is playful, thrives on attention and playtime. She would …