Roanoke Rapids

Roanoke Rapids,

industrial city (1990 pop. 15,722), Halifax co., N N.C., on the Roanoke River near the Virginia line; founded 1893, inc. 1931. The city's industries include health care, paper products, lumber, transportation, vehicle parts, and printing and publishing.
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For road warriors traveling Interstate 95 from the Northeast to Florida, the North Carolina City of Roanoke Rapids has become a welcome city for an overnight stay.
While the Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia and Raleigh metro areas have demonstrated a remarkable rebound since the Great Recession, micro areas like Roanoke Rapids, Rockingham, Laurinburg, and Lumberton have seen 13 to 17 percent of their jobs disappear.
Neil Yarborough of Yarborough, Winters & Neville in Fayetteville and Glynn Rollins of Roanoke Rapids represented the county board of commissioners.
* One IT helpdesk associate placed into a contract-to-hire role with a paper and packaging company located in Roanoke Rapids, NC.
The timberlands Roseburg recently bought are near Roanoke Rapids in northeastern North Carolina and extend over the border into southeastern Virginia.
Jones as vice president, market executive in Roanoke Rapids and Louisburg, North Carolina.
Four Corners Property Trust (NYSE:FCPT) has acquired two Arby's restaurants in Roanoke Rapids and Rocky Mount, North Carolina for USD3.5m, it reported on Wednesday.
7 September 2016 - California-based real estate investment trust Four Corners Property Trust (NYSE: FCPT) has acquired two Arby's restaurants in Roanoke Rapids and Rocky Mount, North Carolina for USD 3.5m, the company said.
Alpha Energy recently completed construction of the 29.6 MW HXOap Solar Farm in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina.
Before her promotion in November 2014, she was advertising director for The Daily Herald in Roanoke Rapids, N.C.
First-year welding student Victoria Porch from Roanoke Rapids also enjoys the hands-on learning.
From 1996-2003, Vega was general manager of the Herald and Review and joined the company in 1992 as managing editor of its Daily Herald in Roanoke Rapids, N.C.

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