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. |  


Bus stuffed with school supplies for Richmond County students

Bus stuffed with school supplies for Richmond County students

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County Schools Stuff the Bus campaign kicked off its eighth year Friday morning outside Walmart with a goal of equipping a...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Habitat for Humanity recruiting Richmond County churches for ‘Apostles Build’

Habitat for Humanity recruiting Richmond County churches for ‘Apostles Build’

ROCKINGHAM — Sandhills Habitat for Humanity renewed its call for volunteers for a special kind of build — an ‘Apostles Build’ ...

August 18th, 2016 |  


ROCKINGHAM — Royal Ambassadors of Cobb Memorial Baptist Church were lauded for their hard work during an annual awards ceremony during which the...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Dining, dancing with the stars

Dining, dancing with the stars

ROCKINGHAM — The first ever Taste of the Sandhills featuring Dancing with the Stars event is set to raise money for Richmond County Hospice, whi...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Richmond County families swap school uniforms in Facebook group

Richmond County families swap school uniforms in Facebook group

ROCKINGHAM — Back to school season means lots of shopping for school supplies, and in Richmond County where school uniforms are required, clothi...

August 11th, 2016 |  


McInnis, Brody discuss state issues in Anson

McInnis, Brody discuss state issues in Anson

WADESBORO — Three Republican lawmakers converged for an “informal” talk with residents at the Hampton B. Allen Library Monday evenin...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Discovery Place KIDS prepares local kids for their first day of Kindergarten

Discovery Place KIDS prepares local kids for their first day of Kindergarten

ROCKINGHAM — Discovery Place KIDS-Rockingham is helping young learners get ready for their first day of school with Countdown to Kindergarten, a...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Rockingham investigators see increase in counterfeiting

Rockingham investigators see increase in counterfeiting

ROCKINGHAM — A recent surge in the circulation of counterfeit currency has police warning local businesses and residents to be on the lookout fo...

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


Rockingham police host National Night Out

Rockingham police host National Night Out

ROCKINGHAM — Kids and cops converged at City Hall and Cole Plaza Tuesday evening in celebration of the annual National Night Out.The nationwide ...

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