‘Dream new dreams:’ Ashley Chapel graduates receive diplomas

‘Dream new dreams:’ Ashley Chapel graduates receive diplomas

ROCKINGHAM — Ashley Chapel Educational Center celebrated its 2016 graduates Thursday evening with a commencement ceremony in the Kate Finley Aud...

June 9th, 2016 |  


‘Off to great places’

‘Off to great places’

CORDOVA — Eight students from Cordova School walked across their gymnasium’s stage to receive their graduation certificates Tuesday, marki...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Tigers turn tassels at Monroe Avenue

Tigers turn tassels at Monroe Avenue

HAMLET — Thirty-one pre-K graduates from two classrooms received promotion certificates Friday morning at Monroe Avenue Elementary School.Princi...

June 3rd, 2016 updated: June 3rd, 2016. |  


DADDY’S HOME: Soldier surprises daughter at East Rockingham Elementary

DADDY’S HOME: Soldier surprises daughter at East Rockingham Elementary

ROCKINGHAM — First grader Jorja Moore got the surprise of a lifetime Thursday morning when her father, Sgt. 1st Class Chris Moore of the U.S. Ar...

June 2nd, 2016 |  


Richmond County school leaders weigh in on No Child Left Behind replacement

Richmond County school leaders weigh in on No Child Left Behind replacement

HAMLET — The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), approved by the U.S. Congress in December, is set to replace 2002’s No Child Left Behind l...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Pemberton wins Dieffenbach car

Pemberton wins Dieffenbach car

ROCKINGHAM — Amia Pemberton is this year’s winner of the Dieffenbach car giveaway at Richmond Senior High School — marking the secon...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Veterans lose their military dogs in mass adoptions out

Veterans lose their military dogs in mass adoptions out

ROCKINGHAM — U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson’s amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act contained a request for a formal investigation...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Challenge completed

Challenge completed

HAMLET — Thirty-six graduates of Richmond Early College High School received diplomas during their Friday night ceremony at the Cole Auditorium....

May 21st, 2016 |  


Richmond Senior plans college financial aid seminar

ROCKINGHAM — A seminar aimed at helping college-bound students and their families understand college financial aid takes place from 6-7 p.m. Thu...

November 13th, 2015 |  


Mineral Springs Elementary names star students

Mineral Springs Elementary names star students

Contributed photoMineral Springs Elementary School has named its third- through fifth-grade all-A honor roll for the first nine-week grading period. P...

November 13th, 2015 updated: November 13th, 2015. |