‘Working together works’

‘Working together works’

HAMLET — For the second time in 10 days, the teamwork of Richmond County officials to increase economic development was praised.Last week, it wa...

November 4th, 2016 |  


Alzheimer’s caregivers honored at vigil

Alzheimer’s caregivers honored at vigil

HAMLET — Hamlet Senior Center Director Nikki Sewell led a small group in a candlelight vigil honoring patients with Alzheimer’s and “...

November 4th, 2016 |  


Less panic after pipeline explosion

Less panic after pipeline explosion

ROCKINGHAM — The Colonial Pipeline Company’s line 1 in Shelby County, Alabama, caught fire Monday after a crew working on a section of the...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


Butler: Companies still interested in moving to Richmond County

Butler: Companies still interested in moving to Richmond County

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County Commissioner Thad Ussery said he was recently approached and asked when more jobs were coming to the area.Although ...

November 2nd, 2016 |  


Richmond Raiders rain compassion on Robeson Co. rivals

Richmond Raiders rain compassion on Robeson Co. rivals

HAMLET — Three weeks after Hurricane Matthew, neighboring counties to the east continue to try and rebuild lives disrupted by flooding and exten...

November 2nd, 2016 |  


Trunk-or-treat ‘a safe enviroment’

Trunk-or-treat ‘a safe enviroment’

ROCKINGHAM — Hundreds of kids dressed up in their favorite costumes Monday night for Halloween tricks and treats at the city of Rockingham Parks...

October 31st, 2016 |  


Open enrollment through federal marketplace begins Tuesday

Open enrollment through federal marketplace begins Tuesday

ROCKINGHAM — Open enrollment for 2017 health insurance through healthcare.gov begins Tuesday, and here’s what Richmond County residents ne...

October 31st, 2016 |  


Working together to be work ready

Working together to be work ready

ROCKINGHAM — Will Collins said one of the most important things his father ever told him was that success was built on relationships.And it̵...

October 28th, 2016 |  


Richmond County Republicans discuss election-time issues

Richmond County Republicans discuss election-time issues

ROCKINGHAM — With the election only two weeks away, members of the Richmond County Republican Party discussed several related issues at their me...

October 27th, 2016 |  


National dance champs hosting competition in Hamlet

National dance champs hosting competition in Hamlet

HAMLET — Sam and Lisa West are spreading the word about an upcoming shag dancing competition beginning Friday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. at The Ballroom....

October 26th, 2016 |