Open-house hustle

Open-house hustle

This past Thursday was the Richmond Senior High School open house. Open houses can be described only in one word: chaos. Chaos for teachers and counse...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Food combos can be savory — or sickening

Food combos can be savory — or sickening

A while back, my wife and I were having breakfast with some friends. Before she ate a piece of bacon, my wife got a container of chocolate syrup from ...

August 24th, 2017 |  


What is a food hub and why do we need one?

What is a food hub and why do we need one?

Richmond County is soon becoming the home of the Sandhills AGInnovation Center, also called the “food hub.” The SAIC is a county project t...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Fun abounds at Millstone 4-H camp

Fun abounds at Millstone 4-H camp

A few weeks ago, my wife and I had the privilege of seeing our grandson graduate from Beginners Fur-Fish and Game Camp at Millstone 4-H Camp. He, alon...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


A metal sign, a fluoroscope and a gravestone

A metal sign, a fluoroscope and a gravestone

Smelling burning rubber, as a hot patch vulcanized our inner tube, I saw a metal sign for Fisk Tires nailed on the service station wall. In the blue o...

August 22nd, 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...

August 18th, 2017 updated: August 18th, 2017. |  


Eclipse: A final science assignment

Eclipse: A final science assignment

To the Richmond Senior High School alumni science students of Mr. Montgomery from 2003-2009:Please be quiet and listen. This is my final assignment to...

August 18th, 2017 updated: August 18th, 2017. |  


Richmond Senior High School leaders tandem jump with Golden Knights

Richmond Senior High School leaders tandem jump with Golden Knights

MAXTON — Several Richmond Senior High School leaders took a leap of faith Thursday morning with the U.S. Army’s Golden Knights parachute t...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Supporting a door-to-door salesman

Supporting a door-to-door salesman

Back many, many years ago it was a common occurrence for door-to-door salesmen to come knocking on your door to try and get you to buy something you j...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Back-to-school basics on vaccinations

Back-to-school basics on vaccinations

CHERAW, S.C. — Transitioning from summer months to the school year can be challenging for both children and parents. However, taking a few simpl...

August 14th, 2017 |