UPDATE: Hamlet police searching for murder suspect

UPDATE: Hamlet police searching for murder suspect

HAMLET — Police are investigating a murder at the Circle B convenience store on N.C. 177.Tierrell Martin, 20, of Dobbins Heights, was fatally sh...

June 28th, 2017 updated: June 28th, 2017. |  


Plans in the works for new park in Hamlet

Plans in the works for new park in Hamlet

HAMLET — A ball park where legendary MLB outfielder Ty Cobb once played a game is now a vacant patch of land reclaimed by nature — but onc...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Hamlet council opposes municipal elections bill

Hamlet council opposes municipal elections bill

HAMLET — A bill introduced by Republican state Sen. Ronald Rabin of Harnett County in February would change currently non-partisan local governm...

March 15th, 2017 |  


‘We’re going to Disney World’

‘We’re going to Disney World’

HAMLET — An upcoming indoor cornhole tournament will benefit the Hamlet Middle School Beta Club as they prepare to compete nationally in June at...

March 10th, 2017 |  


STICKER SHOCK: Cost of Hamlet’s asset management plan more than doubles from contracted price with Lumber River Council of Governments

STICKER SHOCK: Cost of Hamlet’s asset management plan more than doubles from contracted price with Lumber River Council of Governments

HAMLET — Less than a month after Lumber River Council of Governments planners informed the city council it would need to come up with $40 millio...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


‘Remember…thou art dust’

‘Remember…thou art dust’

HAMLET — Wednesday marked the end of Mardi Gras — French for “Fat Tuesday” — as Christians around the globe gathered in ...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Council to consider depot museum hours

Council to consider depot museum hours

HAMLET — The Hamlet Depot and Museum, which is currently open from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sun...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Ninth-grade Academy achievers honored

Ninth-grade Academy achievers honored

HAMLET — The Richmond County Ninth-Grade Academy has released the names of its high-achieving students for the second nine-week grading period.I...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Fairview Heights announces honors

Fairview Heights announces honors

HAMLET — Fairview Heights Elementary School released the names of its top students for the second nine-week grading period. In addition to stude...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Monroe Avenue Terrific Tigers announced

Monroe Avenue Terrific Tigers announced

HAMLET — Monroe Avenue Elementary School has announced the names of all its Terrific Tigers for the second nine-week grading period.PRE-K- Jionn...

February 20th, 2017 |