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At approximately 4 p.m. Sunday, Vermel Fenner, 36, of Holliday Drive in Enfield, surrendered to Lt. J. Langley at the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office, according to a press release from Capt. Anzell M. Harris.

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From the Historic Halifax State Historic Site: Our Yuletide By Lanternlight program on Friday has been canceled.  The governor’s office has asked state agencies to cancel all indoor events and programs out of an abundance of caution due to COVID-19. All previously purchased tickets will be r…

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HALIFAX — Town of Halifax Mayor John White said it was a difficult decision whether or not to have the Christmas Parade.

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The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is investigating a break-in from Oct. 21 at El Tenampa Mexican Restaurant, 324 Becker Drive in Roanoke Rapids. The break-in occurred about 2:45 a.m. The suspect was wearing all black clothing and a mask covering his face and hair. The defendant left the b…

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At approximately 9:15 p.m. Sunday, officers with the Roanoke Rapids Police Department responded to a shooting call in the 1200 block of East Ninth Street, according to a press release from Chief Bobby Martin.

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Oldie is up for adoption at Rainbow Animal Rescue. Oldie is a senior girl that is spayed, heartworm negative and has her vaccines. She would be best kept on special urinary tract food since she just had bladder stones removed. She is very sweet and loves being with people. If you are interes…

ENFIELD — Several Carolina Muscle Boyz members were out Saturday night, rumbling down U.S. Route 301, headed toward Enfield.

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At about 5:04 a.m. Friday, officers from the Roanoke Rapids Police Department responded to the Baymont Inn and Suites in regard to a subject being shot, according to a press release from Chief Bobby Martin.

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WELDON – The leadership of Halifax Community College has decided to return to a virtual learning environment in response to the increasing numbers of COVID-19 positive cases in Halifax County, according to a press release.