The annual nine-mile paddle event from Weldon to Halifax sponsored by the Halifax Convention and Visitors Bureau on behalf of the Roanoke River Partners.
A candlelight vigil was held Sunday night in Garysburg to honor the memory of Crystal Bell, who was murdered in June.
Ducky Derby is under way at River Falls Park in Weldon. Rubber ducks for the 2:30 p.m. duck race are on sale at the site.
The artwork of Halifax County artists Napoleon Hill is being used for a Roanoke Avenue beautification project.
Aaron Tippin performed this evening at the Roanoke Rapids Theatre for a benefit for the United Women’s Prayer Corps.
The Roanoke Avenue Business Alliance honored Gilbert Portela at its first toast tonight. Story posting tomorrow on rrspin.com