City offices to close for holiday

First Posted: 1/13/2012In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the following municipalities will be closed on Monday, Jan. 16, 2012. Rockingham: ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Ruth Scott Brayboy

First Posted: 1/18/2012ROCKINGHAM: Mrs. Ruth Scott Brayboy, 67, of 95 Short St., Rockingham, died Tuesday, January 17 in Sandhills Regional Medical Ce...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Following Friday’s footsteps,Tom Ross could run for Senate

First Posted: 1/26/2015“He’s got great job security,” someone asserted a few years ago when UNC President Tom Ross’s job first...

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Rogers enlists in Air Force

First Posted: 5/9/2012Chason Rogers, 20, of Rockingham, enlisted in the United States Air Force on Nov. 8, 2011. He has recently returned to Rockingha...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Hamlet Depot & Museums to offer guided tours

First Posted: 8/22/2013For those who want to learn more about Hamlet’s railroad history, you may want to take the guided tour of the Seaboard Tr...

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Rockingham Middle earns Beta Club honors

First Posted: 2/16/2015ROCKINGHAM — Six members of the Rockingham Middle School Beta Club placed in skills competitions at the National Beta Clu...

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Broken rules lead to food bank closure

First Posted: 11/16/2012And the sad thing is, there are hungry people who could use the help, but one person used his 'power' to disregard the rules t...

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A good ‘night’ book from another North Carolina author

First Posted: 8/26/2013Think for a minute about books by North Carolina’s best writers. Then tell me the one word that goes with the following w...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Man Eubanks

First Posted: 7/23/2012James Haywood Eubanks, Known As Man, a kind and gentle soul has gone on to his maker. James Eubanks was born into poverty and g...

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ZEB JONES

First Posted: 5/20/2013Zeb Jones, 81, of Rockingham, died Saturday, May 18, 2013, at his home. He was born December 12, 1931 in Richmond County a son ...

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