RCC growth among the highest of N.C.’s community colleges

RCC growth among the highest of N.C.’s community colleges

ROCKINGHAM — Dr. Dale McInnis, president of Richmond Community College, updated the Richmond County Board of Commissioners on growth, programs a...

September 9th, 2016 |  


Richmond County leads Sandhills region in job creation

Richmond County leads Sandhills region in job creation

ROCKINGHAM — Local job creation and business investment are on the upswing, according to a presentation made Tuesday by economic developer Marti...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Man with violent past charged in Rockingham car lot stabbing

Man with violent past charged in Rockingham car lot stabbing

ROCKINGHAM — A man was airlifted with several lacerations following a confrontation at his place of employment.According to the Rockingham Polic...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Body found in burning house

Body found in burning house

ROCKINGHAM — Local and state law enforcement are investigating a weekend house fire where a man was found dead.Fire crews received the call arou...

September 5th, 2016 |  


United Way marks 50th anniversary

United Way marks 50th anniversary

ROCKINGHAM — United Way of Richmond County celebrates a milestone this year as it marks its 50th anniversary.“It is awesome for any busine...

September 2nd, 2016 |  


Farewell plate sale to benefit Berry, Britt of Pat’s Kitchen

Farewell plate sale to benefit Berry, Britt of Pat’s Kitchen

ROCKINGHAM — Marshall Berry and Pat Britt of Pat’s Kitchen have helped raise thousands of dollars for people in Richmond County going thro...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Robinette honored by Purple Heart chapter

Robinette honored by Purple Heart chapter

ROCKINGHAM — Kenneth Robinette received a certificate of appreciation from the Military Order of the Purple Heart earlier this month for donatin...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Common sense, faith the focus at Temple Christian School

Common sense, faith the focus at Temple Christian School

ROCKINGHAM — Sticking with the basics is tactic employed in the curriculum at Temple Christian School — a mainstay among the county’...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Hive abuzz for back-to-school bash

Hive abuzz for back-to-school bash

ROCKINGHAM — The Hive Recreation Center and several local businesses are hosting a free Back-to-School Bash, and the whole county is invited.Reb...

August 24th, 2016 |  


From the porch to ‘The Pit’: Food ministry helps poor, homeless

From the porch to ‘The Pit’: Food ministry helps poor, homeless

ROCKINGHAM — One year ago in June, God led Paul McCarthy to begin a food ministry by placing a special messenger in his path, he said, because t...

August 19th, 2016 updated: August 19th, 2016. |