Hwy 55 helps Autism Society

Hwy 55 helps Autism Society

ROCKINGHAM — Hwy 55 Burgers, Shakes and Fries is working to help children with autism spectrum disorders in Richmond County.The restaurant celeb...

September 20th, 2015 |  


Earning as they learn

Earning as they learn

HAMLET — Taylor Wall and Kendall Powell are a pair of interns working at Duke Energy’s Smith Energy Complex while earning their college de...

September 18th, 2015 updated: September 19th, 2015. |  


Sky’s the limit at Business After Hours

Sky’s the limit at Business After Hours

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Chamber of Commerce’s Business After Hours event took to the skies Thursday evening when chamber official...

September 18th, 2015 |  


Tobacco research referendum planned Nov. 19

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Tobacco Research Referendum will be held on Thursday, Nov. 19.Susan Kelly, county Cooperative Extension directo...

September 15th, 2015 |  


Clinic raising awareness of peripheral arterial disease

Clinic raising awareness of peripheral arterial disease

ROCKINGHAM — Peripheral arterial disease is a condition that develops when the arteries that supply oxygen-rich blood to the internal organs, ar...

September 12th, 2015 |  


Signups slated for ag district

Signups slated for ag district

ROCKINGHAM — When Paige Burns first interviewed for a job with the N.C. Cooperative Extension office in Richmond County, she brought up the conc...

September 11th, 2015 updated: September 12th, 2015. |  


Tickets on sale for industry appreciation event

HAMLET — Tickets are still available for the 18th annual Business and Industry Appreciation social taking place at 6 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Cole A...

September 11th, 2015 |  


N.C. expands emerald ash borer quarantine

N.C. expands emerald ash borer quarantine

RALEIGH — State officials have banned transportation of ash lumber across state lines to contain the emerald ash borer, a destructive insect rec...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Literacy program receives Dollar General grant

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Enrichment Corp. has received a $3,000 Dollar General Literacy Foundation grant for its Moving Futures Forward ...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Christmas in November seeks craft vendors

WADESBORO — The Anson County Arts Council is seeking vendors for its fifth annual Christmas in November art and crafts sale on Nov. 14.This even...

September 9th, 2015 |