Dems seek volunteers, funding boost

Dems seek volunteers, funding boost

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Democratic Party invited 8th District Chairman Dylan Frick to its monthly meeting Tuesday night in the Judicial...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Architectural historians make return visit

Architectural historians make return visit

ROCKINGHAM — Edward Turberg was impressed and depressed by the state of some buildings since he worked on “The Architectural History of Ri...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Attempted murder suspect caught

Attempted murder suspect caught

ROCKINGHAM — A Moore County man wanted in connection with an alleged murder attempt in Hoffman last month is now in custody.Tevin Barrington Spe...

August 15th, 2015 updated: August 17th, 2015. |  


RSHS rallies for Raiders’ return

RSHS rallies for Raiders’ return

By Melonie McLaurinmflomer@civitasmedia.comROCKINGHAM — As students, parents and educators prepare for the beginning of the 2015-16 school year,...

August 15th, 2015 |  


Mopping up meth: Property owners responsible for decontamination

Mopping up meth: Property owners responsible for decontamination

ROCKINGHAM — With 21 meth lab busts this year, Richmond County now ranks as the third-highest for clandestine labs in North Carolina, according ...

August 15th, 2015 updated: August 15th, 2015. |  


County touts tax incentives for new industries

County touts tax incentives for new industries

ROCKINGHAM — Scotland County has one of the highest unemployment rates in the state, and because of that, its Chamber of Commerce and elected of...

August 14th, 2015 |  


Senate OKs job grant program

Senate OKs job grant program

ROCKINGHAM — A bill recently passed by the state Senate could lend a helping hand in attracting businesses — and in turn, jobs — to ...

August 12th, 2015 |  


‘Doc, I want to live:’ Diabetes spurs sheriff’s lifestyle change

‘Doc, I want to live:’ Diabetes spurs sheriff’s lifestyle change

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County Sheriff James Clemmons had no idea he had developed diabetes until a debilitating headache sent him to head straigh...

August 12th, 2015 |  


4-H’ers excel on showmanship circuit

4-H’ers excel on showmanship circuit

4-H youth livestock participants now have two shows under their belt for the 2015 4-H Farm Credit Showmanship Circuit season. They have been training ...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Senate changes plan on sales tax allocation

Senate changes plan on sales tax allocation

ROCKINGHAM — Local leaders are applauding a state Senate plan that changes how sales tax revenues are doled out.According to Senate Republicans,...

August 10th, 2015 |