Our View: Big deal

First Posted: 9/13/2012According to Sarah Mammarella, Family and Consumer Sciences agent with the North Carolina Cooperative Extension, 42 percent of ...

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Hunt’s on for bank robbery suspect

First Posted: 11/21/2013Authorities are seeking the whereabouts of a suspect in a bank robbery in Rockingham. The incident took place shortly before n...

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Lorraine Morrison

First Posted: 12/7/2012I did not know Lorraine Morrison long, but what a nice lady she was! I enjoyed speaking with her and I am sad that she is no lo...

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Murdered girls mom asks why?

First Posted: 10/5/2012Mother, how could you leave your child alone with a man you have known for less than a year, but yet moved him in last December...

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RONALD MARVIN DRUM

First Posted: 6/17/2013Ronald Marvin Drum, age 69, of Todd, North Carolina, passed away in the loving comfort of his family on Friday morning, June 14...

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Wildfire corralled

First Posted: 7/14/2014HAMLET — Fire crews spent Monday afternoon trying to contain and extinguish a blaze off of County Home Road between Rocki...

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Raiders rout Scots in tennis

First Posted: 4/19/2012ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond boys tennis team wrapped up its regular season in style, defeating Southeastern Conference riva...

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Woodruff refuses to dwell on past

First Posted: 11/19/2013Shawn Stinson Sports editor ROCKINGHAM — If Northwest Guilford football coach Joe Woodruff didn’t believe in consp...

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Myers earns real estate sales award

First Posted: 4/6/2015JACKSONVILLE — Rockingham native Lisa Hough Myers has earned the Century 21 Centurion Producer Award for her 2014 sales su...

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Local musician remembers Kitty Wells

First Posted: 7/18/2012Kitty Wells, also known as the legendary “queen of country music,” died at the age of 92 on Monday. Wells went down...

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