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Dixie is up for adoption at Rainbow Animal Rescue. She is approximately 6 years old and has a deformed front leg. She is spayed, up to day on vaccines and heartworm negative. She would do best with a fenced yard or an owner who will only allow her out while leashed. If you are interested in …

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According to a press release from the Halifax County Health Department, COVID-19 vaccinations will be offered from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at Halifax Community College, Building 700, depending on available vaccine. Officials will continue to vaccinate group 1 and g…

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Picture yourself around a warm fire in your fireplace on a cold winter day. This is normally a time of family conversations, cozy gatherings, or a way to save money while heating your home.

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Shortly after 10 p.m. Wednesday, Agents B.J. Murphy and DJ Epperson with the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office were patrolling in the area of Highway 158 and Smith Church Road in Roanoke Rapids, when they initiated a traffic stop in the area of Buffaloe Street.

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At about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Lt. E. Carroll of the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office stopped a 2020 Hyundai passenger car for an unsafe movement violation on Interstate 95, northbound, near the 173 mile post, according to a press release from Chief Deputy Scott Hall.

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The City of Roanoke Rapids will continue to maintain city services to the greatest extent possible while limiting the impact of the COVID-19 virus in the community.

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PACE Officer J. DeSare with the Roanoke Rapids Police Department was patrolling the area of Smith Church Road and Highway 125 on Tuesday when he spotted a vehicle with illegal window tint.

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Paul Thomas Strickland, 28, of Vance Street is wanted by agents of the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office, according to a press release from Capt. Anzell M. Harris. Agents had received a tip from RRSpin about possible drug activity taking place at a restaurant on Premier Boulevard in Roanoke Ra…

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At approximately 8 p.m. Tuesday, Master Officer J. Spragins with the Roanoke Rapids Police Department was in the area of 13th Street and Roanoke Avenue when he noticed a pick-up truck heading in his direction. The vehicle appeared to be traveling well over the posted speed limit, according t…

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Gov. Roy Cooper and the Coronavirus Task Force members gave an update reflecting on how misinformation can harm people.

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The Northampton County Schools Board of Education members decided to table approving an extension to the Family First Coronavirus Relief Act on Monday.

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At around 2 p.m. Friday, deputies with the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence on N.C. Highway 48 just outside of Roanoke Rapids in reference to a subject who had been shot.