Open House, dog wash at animal shelter

Open House, dog wash at animal shelter

The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day prior to publishing. To list your event, email William Toler at wtoler@civitasmedia...

July 13th, 2017 |  


4-H’ers heading to state competition

4-H’ers heading to state competition

Richmond County youth competed at the 2017 District Activity Day, hosted in Taylorsville, with astonishing results.Senior 4-H’er Serenity Sturdi...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Remembering the old mill and country stores of years past

Remembering the old mill and country stores of years past

When I was coming up in the ’50s and early ’60s, won’t no such thing in rural parts of our county as convenience stores. No-sir-re, ...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Car wash to benefit cancer patient

Car wash to benefit cancer patient

The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day prior to publishing. To list your event, email William Toler at wtoler@civitasmedia...

July 7th, 2017 |  


Freedom Ministries celebrates choir anniversary

Freedom Ministries celebrates choir anniversary

The deadline for church briefs is 5 p.m. Thursdays. Items may be dropped off at our office at 105 E. Washington St., Rockingham, or sent by email to w...

July 7th, 2017 updated: July 7th, 2017. |  


Summer sun — and sand

Summer sun — and sand

I spent this week on vacation at the beach with my relatives — walking along the beach, cooking together, coloring together, swimming together, ...

July 7th, 2017 |  


Ellerbe fireworks at dusk

Ellerbe fireworks at dusk

The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day prior to publishing. To list your event, email William Toler at wtoler@civitasmedia...

July 6th, 2017 |  


It’s the heat — humidity or not

It’s the heat — humidity or not

The other day, I was out in the yard moving something around and some guy walking briskly down the street stopped and waved. I looked up from what I w...

July 6th, 2017 |  


Ellerbe fireworks at dusk

Ellerbe fireworks at dusk

The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day prior to publishing. To list your event, email William Toler at wtoler@civitasmedia...

July 5th, 2017 |  


The need for speed is genetic

The need for speed is genetic

My Dad could do a lot of things well. He was a great mechanic, and welder and would attempt almost any project and be able to do it. He also had a nee...

July 4th, 2017 |