Wet weather causes crash, one teen dies

First Posted: 2/18/2013Saturday’s wet roads contributed to a collision on Highway U.S. 1 in Hoffman that sent five people to the hospital, and r...

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Smith twins turn 1

First Posted: 2/17/2012Identical twins Madison and Macy Smith celebrated their one year birthday party on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at their home with a ...

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Health educator joins FirstHealth team

First Posted: 4/6/2015PINEHURST — Paula Brown has joined the FirstHealth Community Health Services health programs team as a community health ed...

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JERRY WAYNE AVANT

First Posted: 12/13/2013Jerry Wayne Avant, 67, of Rockingham, N.C., went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at Hospice Haven in Rock...

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James Brown

First Posted: 6/27/2012James Edward Brown, 52, of 122 Sanborn Drive, Hamlet, died Saturday, June 23, 2012, at his residence. A private memorial servic...

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Improvements almost complete at The Rock

First Posted: 3/26/2012ROCKINGHAM —Less than three weeks remain before the green flag will fall at the first NASCAR-sanctioned race at the Rocki...

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Locklear dreams of Olympic glory

First Posted: 10/1/2014ROCKINGHAM — Ashton Locklear wasn’t shy about setting her sights on something big despite her young age. But when y...

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Officers give scouts a glimpse of police work

First Posted: 6/24/2014ROCKINGHAM — Three officers from the Rockingham Police Department spoke about their jobs in law enforcement at the annual...

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Snake causes stir at Rockingham restaurant

First Posted: 8/15/2014In the photo at left, Rockingham Police Officer J.A. Gilbert chases off a rat snake that had crawled into the frame of Emma Jea...

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First Posted: 3/30/2015Contributed photo Danny Bynum shared this photo of peach trees in full bloom at Bynum Peach Farm in northern Richmond County...

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