Celebrating freedom

Celebrating freedom

The Fourth of July is an important holiday to mind and look forward to, not only to recognize our soldiers and veterans, but to remember the freedom t...

June 30th, 2017 |  


Gathings turns 1

Gathings turns 1

Clara Gathings celebrated her first birthday on Sunday, May 21 with a Minnie Mouse theme given by her parents Trey Gathings and Jessica Carpenter of R...

June 30th, 2017 |  


Caring for container gardens

Caring for container gardens

Whether you have acres of land to care for or simply an apartment patio, container gardens can bring the outside right up to your door, for added conv...

June 29th, 2017 |  


The most American of American holidays

The most American of American holidays

Independence Day is almost upon us and most of us will be enjoying cookouts and parties, parades and fireworks. It is the unofficial midway point of s...

June 29th, 2017 |  


A job of the heart: FirstHealth radiation therapist brings comfort to patients

A job of the heart: FirstHealth radiation therapist brings comfort to patients

PINEHURST — Darlene Donathan loves her job as a radiation therapist at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital. She also has a special place in her ...

June 26th, 2017 updated: June 26th, 2017. |  


Starting summer classes

Starting summer classes

This week, online summer classes began. Although there was some confusion added to the beginning of my registration and the start of class, I believe ...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


First Health Fitness hosting 3rd annual Ulimate Workout Monday

First Health Fitness hosting 3rd annual Ulimate Workout Monday

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...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Providence Missionary Baptist Church to host annual Women in White program Sunday

Providence Missionary Baptist Church to host annual Women in White program Sunday

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

June 23rd, 2017 |  


I’m a grandfather, but far from elderly

I’m a grandfather, but far from elderly

There used to be a bumper sticker on cars that said “Ask Me About My Grandchildren.” We younger folks used to think it was funny when we g...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Protect yourself and horses during mosquito season

Protect yourself and horses during mosquito season

Richmond County has had a pretty mild winter, which could increase the mosquito populations this summer. It’s important to not only protect your...

June 21st, 2017 |