Ellerbe Middle names all-A honor roll students

Ellerbe Middle names all-A honor roll students

Contributed photoPictured are students named to the all-A honor roll at Ellerbe Middle School. Sixth grade: Kelli Bass, Adelso Contreras-Gonzalez, Mau...

November 6th, 2015 updated: November 6th, 2015. |  


Cold, wet winter predicted

Cold, wet winter predicted

ROCKINGHAM — The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicted last week that a strong El Nino pattern will bring the southeast a co...

October 28th, 2015 |  


Third rabies case confirmed, health director urges caution

Third rabies case confirmed, health director urges caution

HAMLET — A third case of rabies confirmed Wednesday morning in Richmond County prompted Health Director Dr. Tommy Jarrell to again urge resident...

October 28th, 2015 |  


Richmond County inmate loses appeal over destroyed family photos

Richmond County inmate loses appeal over destroyed family photos

HOFFMAN — A Morrison Correctional Institution inmate can’t collect more than $200 for family photos that corrections officers at another p...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Fishing Day successful despite rain

Fishing Day successful despite rain

HOFFMAN — Despite rain over the weekend, more than 70 kids took part in Ducks Unlimited’s Greenwing fishing event held Saturday at the McK...

October 1st, 2015 updated: October 1st, 2015. |  


Morrison prison applauds its 350 employees

Morrison prison applauds its 350 employees

HOFFMAN — Workers at Cameron Morrison Correctional Institution say they think of each other as family.In a volatile environment where everyone m...

September 24th, 2015 |  


Fishing day planned at Hoffman hatchery

HOFFMAN — Richmond County’s Ducks Unlimited chapter is calling all anglers to the McKinney Lake Fish Hatchery this Saturday for a National...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Favorite teacher inspires boy’s gift

Favorite teacher inspires boy’s gift

ELLERBE — The R.O.C.K summer reading program at First United Methodist Church that wrapped up last week encouraged young book lovers to explore ...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Library opens Discovery Zone

Library opens Discovery Zone

ELLERBE — The children of Ellerbe have a better reason than ever to spend their free time at Kemp Memorial Library now that an entire renovated ...

August 2nd, 2015 updated: August 2nd, 2015. |  


Riders revved up for retired deputy’s Saturday benefit

Riders revved up for retired deputy’s Saturday benefit

ROCKINGHAM — Mike Stokes, CEO of the Steel Wheels Riding Club, wants to remind everyone that the benefit ride and Family Fun Day for retired Ric...

July 30th, 2015 |