Swinging for schoarships

Swinging for schoarships

ROCKINGHAM — The Poplar Hill 331 Masonic Lodge will host its 6th Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, March 11 at Lo...

February 13th, 2017 |  


School boards could control calendars

School boards could control calendars

ROCKINGHAM — State Sen. Tom McInnis, R-Richmond, filed a bill this week to give local boards of education the authority to control the start and...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Regional author scheduled for book signing at Leath Memorial Library

Regional author scheduled for book signing at Leath Memorial Library

ROCKINGHAM — Mt. Gilead native Keldron Farron Medley-Bey, author of “Get it Together America: the End of Historical Myths,” will be ...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Decorating the set — and cast

Decorating the set — and cast

ROCKINGHAM — Auditions for Richmond Community Theater’s upcoming musical production of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” b...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Going red for heart health in women

Going red for heart health in women

ROCKINGHAM — When Suzanne McInnis had a heart attack in 2007, she was shocked to learn she had developed congestive heart failure. Like many wom...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Wheels 4 Paws sidelined

Wheels 4 Paws sidelined

ROCKINGHAM — For the past three years, Pat and Ronnie Webb have made monthly trips to Texas and California to save dogs from kill-shelters and b...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Debating the future of former Food King

Debating the future of former Food King

ROCKINGHAM — Last month, the Food King grocery on the corner of East Washington and North Randolph streets closed its doors after 45 years. Now,...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Woodland search and rescue

Woodland search and rescue

ROCKINGHAM — This weekend, Ellerbe residents in the vicinity of Camp Millstone might notice an unusually high number of people walking through t...

January 31st, 2017 |  


On the ball for Arts Richmond

On the ball for Arts Richmond

ROCKINGHAM — Arts Richmond President Jimmy McDonald took photos as 12 bowling teams enjoyed friendly competition in a fundraiser at Striker̵...

January 31st, 2017 |  


School changes topic of upcoming public hearing

School changes topic of upcoming public hearing

HAMLET — Richmond County Schools is considering making changes at two locations for the upcoming school year, and will give parents an opportuni...

January 27th, 2017 |