Early life on the Pee Dee

Early life on the Pee Dee

This story began in the late 1600s and continues through the next century. It takes place in the rolling hills and valleys along the Pee Dee River. In...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Churches holding New Year’s Eve Watch Night services

Churches holding New Year’s Eve Watch Night services

The deadline for church briefs is 5 p.m. Thursdays for publication the next Saturday. To have your event listed, email Christine S. Carroll at christi...

December 29th, 2017 |  


New provider brings diverse experience to Rockingham

New provider brings diverse experience to Rockingham

ROCKINGHAM — After spending almost two decades based in North Carolina, Mitch Hibbard, a certified physician assistant and lieutenant colonel in...

December 29th, 2017 |  


Waiting on a slow cooker is a crock

Waiting on a slow cooker is a crock

This year, for Christmas, my wife asked for a Crock-Pot. Before you get all riled up and scold me for not getting her something meaningful or sparkly ...

December 28th, 2017 |  


You’re only as old as you feel

You’re only as old as you feel

Another year has almost come and gone. Back many years ago, I thought the saying “the older you get the faster time goes by” sounded crazy...

December 27th, 2017 |  


RCC announces fall honors lists

RCC announces fall honors lists

HAMLET — Richmond Community College has announced its honor lists for the fall 2017 Semester. The President’s List identifies students who...

December 26th, 2017 |  


First veteran pinned during special ceremony

First veteran pinned during special ceremony

CHERAW, S.C. — In January 2017, McLeod Hospice began honoring its patients who are veterans through the “We Honor Veterans” program,...

December 25th, 2017 |  


Trustee donates $500,000 to UNCP business school

PEMBROKE — UNCP Trustee Mary Ann Elliott is an internationally renowned satellite communications entrepreneur.As one of the nation’s top f...

December 25th, 2017 |  


Richmond County births at FirstHealth Nov. 16-Dec.13

The following parent/s has authorized the release of the births of their children at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst:Nov. 16, 2017Lil...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Christmas cantata at Rockingham Wesleyan Church

Christmas cantata at Rockingham Wesleyan Church

The deadline for church briefs is 5 p.m. Thursdays for publication the next Saturday. To have your event listed, email Christine S. Carroll at christi...

December 22nd, 2017 |