252-536-4836
townclerk@historicweldonnc.com
109 Washington Ave, Weldon, NC 27890

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The Town of Weldon owns and operates a 1.2 Million Gallons per Day (MGD) Wastewater Treatment Plant. The original wastewater treatment plant was built in 1960. A new 0.6 MGD wastewater treatment plant was built in 1986 and the original plant was demolished. The plant was expanded to its present 1.2 MGD in 1996.

The plant consists of screening, aeration, clarification, chlorination, dechlorination and aerobic sludge digestion. Bio-Solids (sludge) are disposed of by land application.

The Town utilizes five (5) lift stations to convey the wastewater to the treatment plant.

The Town presently serves the residents of Weldon as well as residents of Halifax and Northampton Counties.

The Town employs three (3) certified wastewater treatment plant operators with a combined 55 years of experience.

2017 Tournament Winners

Winners from the 2017 Catfish Challenge

Adults

1st Place….Chris Thacker...............33.7 lbs....$136.00 (Littleton)
2nd Place…Arch Harrell.................25.8 lbs....$ 64.00 (Jackson)
3rd Place…Ashley Thacker.............24.9 lbs….$ 40.00 (Littleton)
Winner of heaviest Catfish…..Chris Thacker…19.1lbs…$70.00

Guppy

1st Place…Jacob Thacker..........9.2 lbs....Trophy (Littleton)
2nd Place…Luke Thacker………….6.8 lbs….Trophy (Littleton)
Winner of heaviest Catfish……Jacob Thacker….5.9lbs....$10.00

2017 Shad Shootout! Winners

1st. Place winner, Lee Cannady....4.1lbs.
Julia Meacham, Mayor of Weldon
2nd. Place winner, Dewey Ott.........3.3lbs.
Jay Barrett, Tournament Weigh Master
Not pictured, 3rd. Place winner, Wright Medlin...2.8lbs.
Winner of heaviest Hickory Shad was Lee Cannady .....2.3lbs.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

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Visit Historic Weldon, “Rockfish Capital of the World” and discover our rich history of the Wilmington and Weldon Railroad; the Confederate cemetery, the Roanoke Canal Trail and see the amazing Chockoyotte Creek Aqueduct. Walk through Weldon’s National Register Historic District ... Read more