Richmond County Schools closed today

First Posted: 2/17/2015HAMLET — Richmond County Schools are closed due to icy weather conditions today, per Superintendent Dr. Cindy Goodman. Wi...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Watsons celebrate 65th wedding anniversary

First Posted: 9/19/2012John Howard and Billie Watson, of Rockingham, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Sept. 20, 2012. They married in Rock...

July 29th, 2015 |  


OUR VIEW Founders braved a deadly storm

First Posted: 7/3/2014By the time you read this, nature’s fireworks should have passed by the North Carolina coast. A storm named Arthur will ha...

July 29th, 2015 |  


United Way to host Day of Caring Sept. 10

First Posted: 8/22/2013On Sept. 10 United Way will be hosting its kick off breakfast at 7:30 a.m. for the 2013-2014 campaign year in the Cole Auditori...

July 29th, 2015 |  


SKAGGS

First Posted: 1/21/2014Alfred E. Skaggs, 61, died Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, at Hospice Union. Funeral services will be at 12 p.m. at Believers Christian ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Each year we look forward to this time

First Posted: 5/8/2013Dear Editor, On behalf of the Richmond County Adult Corrections, we would like to take this opportunity to thank several busines...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Operation Medicine Drop continues today

First Posted: 3/21/2014By Melonie Flomer mflomer@civitasmedia.com ROCKINGHAM — Pharmacists at Medical Center Pharmacy teamed up Friday with the ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Sign-ups open for farmers’ cost-share program

First Posted: 10/29/2014ROCKINGHAM — The North Carolina Agricultural Cost Share Program is designed to help Richmond County farmers implement be...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Extension@YourService: Nematodes

First Posted: 8/29/2013As the last days of summer wind down, you may be evaluating how your lawn or vegetable garden performed this growing season. If...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Richmond County 4-H has strong showing at state fair

First Posted: 11/15/2012The theme at this year’s N.C. State Fair was “Bumper Crop of Fun,” and Richmond County 4-H’ers have gr...

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