Man indicted, jailed on May rape charge

Man indicted, jailed on May rape charge

ROCKINGHAM — A local homeless man who is no stranger to the court system is now facing a rape charge.According to court documents, 51-year-old E...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Turning lemons to lemonade

Turning lemons to lemonade

CORDOVA — Sitting in the shade of a tree at Cordova United Methodist Church, Tyler Hall waves at every vehicle that passes by.In his non-waving ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Rescheduled Plaza Jam features Rick Strickland Band

Rescheduled Plaza Jam features Rick Strickland Band

ROCKINGHAM — The Rick Strickland Band will finally bring its talents to Cole Plaza beside City Hall on Thursday after inclement weather caused t...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Rankings rankle Richmond

Rankings rankle Richmond

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County may be the home of what RoadSnacks.net has dubbed two of North Carolina’s worst towns to live in, but critics...

July 28th, 2015 |  


3 injured in Walmart brawl

3 injured in Walmart brawl

ROCKINGHAM — Walmart shoppers got more than they bargained for Saturday when a brawl broke out just outside the grocery-side doors, leaving one ...

July 27th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  


Bad places to live?

Bad places to live?

ROCKINGHAM — It’s no secret that Richmond County is known as a rural area, but now anyone with internet access can see for themselves wher...

July 24th, 2015 |  


Notable Neighbor: Wilson heading to Los Angeles

Notable Neighbor: Wilson heading to Los Angeles

By Melonie McLaurinmflomer@civitasmedia.comROCKINGHAM — Not many people in North Carolina’s small towns can say one of their neighbors mad...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Man charged in Fayetteville rape

Man charged in Fayetteville rape

ROCKINGHAM — A Richmond County man wanted on sex crime charges in Fayetteville has been taken into custody.Monday afternoon, Deputies arrested 2...

July 22nd, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  


Bike clubs planbenefit ride forRichmond deputy

Bike clubs planbenefit ride forRichmond deputy

ROCKINGHAM — The Steel Wheels and Playaz Elite riding clubs of Richmond County will ride together Aug. 1 in a Benefit Ride and Fun Day to assist...

July 22nd, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  


Board of Elections members sworn in

Board of Elections members sworn in

ROCKINGHAM — Clerk of Superior Court Vickie Daniel administered the oath of office to all three Richmond County Board of Elections members durin...

July 21st, 2015 |