Things associated with fall

Things associated with fall

Sept. 22 marked the start of fall. Ironically, it seemed that everyone was stricken with a cold. On Sunday, church members sniffled and coughed just a...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Mitchell, Farmer to wed

Mitchell, Farmer to wed

Family members announce the engagement and upcoming nuptials of Nakia Shawan Farmer to Michael Dwayne Mitchell.Farmer, of Rocky Mount, is the daughter...

September 29th, 2017 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day before publication. To list your event, email Christine S. Carroll at christinecarr...

September 28th, 2017 updated: September 28th, 2017. |  


Richmond County 4-H youth placing well at goat shows

Richmond County 4-H youth placing well at goat shows

The 2017 4-H Farm Credit Showmanship Circuit is nearing the end! Richmond County youth have been placing high in each division, taking away lots of ri...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Little things to smile about

Little things to smile about

There has been a lot of negativity in the press lately. Whether it’s hurricanes or North Korea or the behavior of professional football players,...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Making memories at Robert’s pond

Making memories at Robert’s pond

I suppose a lot of people wouldn’t consider spending time fishing as a way of making memories with your family. If that’s true, then I sup...

September 26th, 2017 |  


How to end the Korea crisis

How to end the Korea crisis

The descent of U.S./North Korea “crisis” to the level of schoolyard taunts should be remembered as one of the most bizarre, dangerous and ...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Hamlet city clerk builds stronger foundation in her career with college credentials

Hamlet city clerk builds stronger foundation in her career with college credentials

Hamlet City Clerk Tammy Kirkley graduated from Richmond Community College in 2015, earning an Associate in Business Administration, as well as a certi...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Able to breathe again

Able to breathe again

CHERAW, S.C. — Growing up on a farm in Norway, Fred Kristensen enjoyed caring for animals throughout his childhood and into his early adult year...

September 22nd, 2017 updated: September 22nd, 2017. |  


Remembering our manners

Remembering our manners

My wife and I have this friend who is quite beautiful. No, really. She’s one of those women who people see and say out loud, “You know, sh...

September 22nd, 2017 |