Peaches of appreciation: Windblow farmer donates fruit baskets to Richmond County lawmen

Peaches of appreciation: Windblow farmer donates fruit baskets to Richmond County lawmen

ELLERBE — Local peach farmer Danny Bynum treated Richmond County law enforcement officers to the fruits of his labor Wednesday at his farm’...

August 10th, 2016 updated: August 11th, 2016. |  


Coon hunters compete with top dogs in Richmond County water race

Coon hunters compete with top dogs in Richmond County water race

ROCKINGHAM — Saturday brought the coon hunters out as they gathered at the 11th annual N.C. State Championship Water Race hosted by the Richmond...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Water woes spark compassion; county, state working to find a solution

Water woes spark compassion; county, state working to find a solution

ROCKINGHAM — Three dozen jugs and cases of water stacked five-high stretched across the sidewalk in front of Big Dad-EZ Tees and Phones on Tuesd...

August 10th, 2016 |  


RCC providing free resources to students

RCC providing free resources to students

HAMLET — Fall semester at Richmond Community College starts next Wednesday, Aug. 17, and students enrolled will have access to a variety of reso...

August 9th, 2016 |  


Dirty water riles Richmond County residents

Dirty water riles Richmond County residents

CORDOVA — A stream of discolored water flowing from their faucets have many residents questioning the county’s water service.Several peopl...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Bolton releases book of tales

Bolton releases book of tales

LAURINBURG — Author J.A. Bolton will be holding a reading and book singing at Thomas H. Leath Memorial Library in Rockingham at 5:30 p.m. on Aug...

August 8th, 2016 updated: August 8th, 2016. |  


Richmond County deputies make 5th arrest in stolen Kia case

Richmond County deputies make 5th arrest in stolen Kia case

ROCKINGHAM — A fifth arrest has been made in connection with a stolen Wake County vehicle.Richmond County Sheriff’s deputies have charged ...

August 5th, 2016 |  


Deputies: Ellerbe man sold fake meth

Deputies: Ellerbe man sold fake meth

ROCKINGHAM — Deputies with the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office recently charged a man after they say he tried to pass off fake drugs.Acco...

August 5th, 2016 |  


Richmond County deputies seek shooting suspect

Richmond County deputies seek shooting suspect

ROCKINGHAM — A reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a man wanted in connection to a shooting last year.The Richmond ...

August 5th, 2016 |  


7 indicted on federal meth charges

7 indicted on federal meth charges

ROCKINGHAM — Seven people — five women and two men — were recently indicted on federal charges for their roles in manufacturing meth...

August 4th, 2016 |