Masons’ Christmas dinner helps homeless Richmond County students

Masons’ Christmas dinner helps homeless Richmond County students

HAMLET — Each year, Poplar Hill Masonic Lodge 331 hosts a free catered Christmas dinner with all the trimmings at Wayman Chapel Faith Center as ...

December 6th, 2016 updated: December 6th, 2016. |  


Casting call for Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Casting call for Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Community Theatre is right in the middle of its six-show run of “It’s a Wonderful Life,” but director Sh...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Parade, festivities planned in Richmond County to celebrate the legacy of MLK

Parade, festivities planned in Richmond County to celebrate the legacy of MLK

ROCKINGHAM — The Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade Committee met Thursday to plan and discuss activities scheduled for Jan. 15-18 in honor of the c...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Recount flows into Friday

Recount flows into Friday

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Elections began a meticulous recount of ballots Thursday, honoring a request by county commissioner ca...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Pregnancy fair slated for new, expectant Richmond Co. mothers

Pregnancy fair slated for new, expectant Richmond Co. mothers

ROCKINGHAM — A pregnancy fair, designed by the Richmond County Health Department to connect new mothers and mothers-to-be with educational servi...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Bikers, church band together

Bikers, church band together

ROCKINGHAM — On the outside, Trista Hanselman appears to be a healthy 14-year-old student — but inside she is waging war with a rare medic...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Richmond Co. Board of Elections sets recount for Thursday in commissioners’ race

Richmond Co. Board of Elections sets recount for Thursday in commissioners’ race

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Elections unanimously approved a recount to begin Thursday following a request by county commissioner ...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Preventing Christmastime fires

Preventing Christmastime fires

ROCKINGHAM — For many, picking out the perfect live Christmas tree and sipping eggnog or hot chocolate beside a crackling fireplace are part of ...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Black Friday shoppers flock to Richmond County stores

Black Friday shoppers flock to Richmond County stores

ROCKINGHAM — Shoppers in search of deep discounts and bonus buys turned out in droves at area stores on Black Friday, with many driving in from ...

November 25th, 2016 |  


Hamlet church prepared to serve up to 200 free meals

Hamlet church prepared to serve up to 200 free meals

HAMLET — Free Thanksgiving meals are available for people struggling to make ends meet or faced with other difficult circumstances beginning at ...

November 22nd, 2016 |