4-H’ers earn showmanship honors

4-H’ers earn showmanship honors

The 2015 4-H Farm Credit Showmanship Circuit is well under way! Randolph County hosted the first show this past weekend and Richmond County youth plac...

August 3rd, 2015 |  


Attempted murder suspect caught in Richmond

Attempted murder suspect caught in Richmond

ROCKINGHAM — A man wanted on an attempted murder charge has been picked up by Richmond County sheriff’s deputies.Richard James Richardson ...

July 31st, 2015 |  


State defends registration of backyard birds

State defends registration of backyard birds

RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is defending a mandate that has ruffled the feathers of some backyard chicken...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Man charged with not completing work

ROCKINGHAM — A man is accused of taking money from Richmond County homeowners for remodeling work and never completing the jobs.Joel Seafus Lanc...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Dirty water irks residents

Dirty water irks residents

CORDOVA — Dawne Miller got a message from her daughter last Friday with a photo of a dark liquid in a glass.The text of the message read: “...

July 30th, 2015 |  


Warrant: Woman sold meth

Warrant: Woman sold meth

ROCKINGHAM — A woman already facing more than 50 felony charges is now accused of selling meth.According to an arrest warrant, 22-year-old Jenni...

July 29th, 2015 updated: July 29th, 2015. |  


Richmond schools trawling for teachers

Richmond schools trawling for teachers

ROCKINGHAM — On Aug. 24, school buses will be running their routes once more as students prepare to begin another year of education in Richmond ...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Rolling out the welcome mat

Rolling out the welcome mat

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County will soon become the first county in North Carolina to offer visitors a sampling of local attractions available 24/...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Man accused of selling pills

Man accused of selling pills

ROCKINGHAM — A man who was living in a local hotel is facing several drug charges.According to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, 44-ye...

July 27th, 2015 |  


McInnis appointed to budget committee

McInnis appointed to budget committee

RALEIGH — As legislators from both houses meet next week to hash out a state budget, one of Richmond County’s elected officials will be at...

July 25th, 2015 updated: July 25th, 2015. |