Rockingham Middle recognizes honor-roll Rockets

Rockingham Middle recognizes honor-roll Rockets

ROCKINGHAM — Rockingham Middle School is recognizing students who stepped up to the plate and made the all-A honor roll for the first nine-week ...

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


Smith becomes Richmond County’s 1st female school resource officer

Smith becomes Richmond County’s 1st female school resource officer

Melonie Flomer | Daily JournalRichmond County Schools Special Police Chief Bob Steele introduced Officer Pam Smith to county Board of Education member...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Cross country runners, coach recognized

Cross country runners, coach recognized

Melonie Flomer | Daily JournalJoey Nicholson and Emily Buie were recently honored by the Richmond County Board of Education along with coach Wendy Bro...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Notable Neighbor: Second Baptist pre-K teacher lives to learn

Notable Neighbor: Second Baptist pre-K teacher lives to learn

HAMLET — April Maness has made a career of looking after — and learning from — children.Maness, 34, has spent the past nine years wo...

November 12th, 2015 |  


School board OKs plan to boost grades at Monroe Avenue Elementary

School board OKs plan to boost grades at Monroe Avenue Elementary

HAMLET — The N.C. Department of Public Instruction notified Richmond County Schools on Oct. 1 that Monroe Avenue Elementary School is a designat...

November 9th, 2015 |  


West Rockingham students treated to ‘Doughnuts with Dad’

West Rockingham students treated to ‘Doughnuts with Dad’

ROCKINGHAM — Proud dads with excited kids in tow recently filled the West Rockingham Elementary School cafeteria to spend some quality time toge...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Washington Street Elementary names star students

Washington Street Elementary names star students

Contributed photoPictured are students named to the all-A honor roll at Washington Street Elementary School. Third grade: Emma Blackwell, Abigail Chav...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Ellerbe Middle names all-A honor roll students

Ellerbe Middle names all-A honor roll students

Contributed photoPictured are students named to the all-A honor roll at Ellerbe Middle School. Sixth grade: Kelli Bass, Adelso Contreras-Gonzalez, Mau...

November 6th, 2015 updated: November 6th, 2015. |  


Hamlet Middle School students upcycle plastic, cardboard into chandeliers

Hamlet Middle School students upcycle plastic, cardboard into chandeliers

HAMLET — Who knew old water bottles and cardboard could make such striking works of art?After studying American glassblower Dale Chihuly, Hamlet...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Libraries offer iPads for visitors’ input on hours, needs

Libraries offer iPads for visitors’ input on hours, needs

ROCKINGHAM — The Sandhills Regional Library System received more than $45,000 in grant funds from the State Library of North Carolina, and by pa...

November 4th, 2015 updated: November 5th, 2015. |