East Rockingham man shot in alleged drive-by

East Rockingham man shot in alleged drive-by

ROCKINGHAM — A man was sent to the hospital early Monday afternoon after being shot.The man told Richmond County sheriff’s deputies he was...

July 5th, 2016 updated: July 5th, 2016. |  


Roads to close for track repairs

Roads to close for track repairs

ROCKINGHAM — CSX Railroad has scheduled closing the crossings listed below for repair. This will necessitate rerouting traffic. Signs will be in...

July 4th, 2016 |  


Seeding the future: N.C. Forest Service collects seeds in Rockingham cemetery

Seeding the future: N.C. Forest Service collects seeds in Rockingham cemetery

ROCKINGHAM — Rangers Matt Gordon and Chris McGee spent part of Friday morning hanging from trees at Eastside Cemetery.They were shaking the bran...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Maxton funeral home hosts open house

Maxton funeral home hosts open house

MAXTON — Robinson-McLean Funeral Service, LLC, recently celebrated its ribbon cutting and open house with more than 100 guests attending the eve...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Rockingham to receive $94k for downtown revitalization

Rockingham to receive $94k for downtown revitalization

RALEIGH — Downtown Rockingham is set to receive a $94,340 grant for revitalization and renewal, according to State Rep. Ken Goodman, D-Richmond....

June 30th, 2016 |  


Crime scene investigation discussed at Rockingham PD’s Junior Police Academy

Crime scene investigation discussed at Rockingham PD’s Junior Police Academy

ROCKINGHAM — Detectives Ronald Brigman and Shawn Paxton spent Wednesday afternoon answering questions instead of asking them.Their inquisitors: ...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Rockingham parents chronicle daughter’s rare, fatal illness

Rockingham parents chronicle daughter’s rare, fatal illness

ROCKINGHAM — When 7-year-old Kyra Cade did not seem to recover as quickly as other members of her family from an illness making its way through ...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Court documents detail meth ingredients found in Rockingham raid

Court documents detail meth ingredients found in Rockingham raid

ROCKINGHAM — Court documents shed more light into a police investigation that led to a man and woman being arrested on meth and child abuse char...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Head-on collision in East Rockingham sends 5 to hospitals

Head-on collision in East Rockingham sends 5 to hospitals

ROCKINGHAM — Five people, including two children, were sent to various hospitals Friday following a wreck in East Rockingham.Deangelo Bratcher, ...

June 27th, 2016 updated: June 28th, 2016. |  


Hamlet man charged with ID theft, fraudulent purchases

Hamlet man charged with ID theft, fraudulent purchases

ROCKINGHAM — Police have charged a Hamlet man for allegedly racking up more than $180 in purchases on a stolen bank card.According to warrants t...

June 27th, 2016 |