Eating healthy on a budget

Eating healthy on a budget

ROCKINGHAM — Eating well doesn’t have to cost a lot of time or money, say organizers of an upcoming nutrition program for older adults.The...

February 17th, 2017 |  


West Rockingham honor roll announced

West Rockingham honor roll announced

ROCKINGHAM — West Rockingham Elementary School has released its honor roll for the 2nd nine weeks.Elijah Mason and Ariana Telus of fifth grade a...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Hamlet Middle School recognizes A honor roll achievers

Hamlet Middle School recognizes A honor roll achievers

HAMLET — Hamlet Middle School has announced its second nine weeks A honor roll.Sixth Grade:Jace Bendell, Tyler Berry, Rylie Bohman, William Butl...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Laurinburg storyteller to weave tales at Leath Memorial Library

Laurinburg storyteller to weave tales at Leath Memorial Library

ROCKINGHAM — For Laurinburg native Tyris Jones, storytelling is “almost like a lost art form.”“Recently, it’s been reviv...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Goodwin to lead NC Democrats

Goodwin to lead NC Democrats

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County native Wayne Goodwin was elected Chairman of the North Carolina Democratic Party Saturday, succeeding Patsy Keever ...

February 13th, 2017 updated: February 13th, 2017. |  


Swinging for schoarships

Swinging for schoarships

ROCKINGHAM — The Poplar Hill 331 Masonic Lodge will host its 6th Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, March 11 at Lo...

February 13th, 2017 |  


School boards could control calendars

School boards could control calendars

ROCKINGHAM — State Sen. Tom McInnis, R-Richmond, filed a bill this week to give local boards of education the authority to control the start and...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Regional author scheduled for book signing at Leath Memorial Library

Regional author scheduled for book signing at Leath Memorial Library

ROCKINGHAM — Mt. Gilead native Keldron Farron Medley-Bey, author of “Get it Together America: the End of Historical Myths,” will be ...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Veteran-assistance event announced

Veteran-assistance event announced

ROCKINGHAM — A Stand Down event for veterans in Hoke, Richmond and Scotland Counties will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 16 at the Nati...

February 7th, 2017 |  


Decorating the set — and cast

Decorating the set — and cast

ROCKINGHAM — Auditions for Richmond Community Theater’s upcoming musical production of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” b...

February 6th, 2017 |