Health officials stress management in diabetic care

Health officials stress management in diabetic care

ROCKINGHAM — The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases marks National Diabetes Month 2016 with a focus on managing the di...

November 14th, 2016 updated: November 15th, 2016. |  


McInnis maintains state Senate seat

McInnis maintains state Senate seat

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County’s Tom McInnis sealed a second term in North Carolina’s State Senate following Tuesday’s election....

November 9th, 2016 |  


Trashy troubles continue: Furniture, household garbage found at Richmond Co. dump sites

Trashy troubles continue: Furniture, household garbage found at Richmond Co. dump sites

ROCKINGHAM — Violations of county ordinances regarding solid waste — on public or private property — carry penalties that officials ...

November 8th, 2016 |  


Early voting sees record turnout

Early voting sees record turnout

ROCKINGHAM — Voters in North Carolina have set records for early voting across the state — and Richmond County is no exception.According t...

November 7th, 2016 |  


Richmond County Democrats, Republicans ready for Election Day

Richmond County Democrats, Republicans ready for Election Day

ROCKINGHAM — With less than a week standing between U.S. voters and a new president, volunteers manning the local headquarters for the Democrati...

November 4th, 2016 |  


‘Working together works’

‘Working together works’

HAMLET — For the second time in 10 days, the teamwork of Richmond County officials to increase economic development was praised.Last week, it wa...

November 4th, 2016 |  


Alzheimer’s caregivers honored at vigil

Alzheimer’s caregivers honored at vigil

HAMLET — Hamlet Senior Center Director Nikki Sewell led a small group in a candlelight vigil honoring patients with Alzheimer’s and “...

November 4th, 2016 |  


Less panic after pipeline explosion

Less panic after pipeline explosion

ROCKINGHAM — The Colonial Pipeline Company’s line 1 in Shelby County, Alabama, caught fire Monday after a crew working on a section of the...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


Butler: Companies still interested in moving to Richmond County

Butler: Companies still interested in moving to Richmond County

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County Commissioner Thad Ussery said he was recently approached and asked when more jobs were coming to the area.Although ...

November 2nd, 2016 |  


Richmond Raiders rain compassion on Robeson Co. rivals

Richmond Raiders rain compassion on Robeson Co. rivals

HAMLET — Three weeks after Hurricane Matthew, neighboring counties to the east continue to try and rebuild lives disrupted by flooding and exten...

November 2nd, 2016 |