Cooper appoints McLaurin to Economic Development Partnership of NC

Cooper appoints McLaurin to Economic Development Partnership of NC

ROCKINGHAM — Gov. Roy Cooper on Tuesday announced the appointment of former Rockingham mayor and state senator Gene McLaurin to the Economic Dev...

December 12th, 2017 |  


3D Youth players honored at banquet

3D Youth players honored at banquet

HAMLET — “How do you feel?”“Great!”“How do you feel?” Mike Littles, coach of the 8U Richmond Warriors team, ...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Giving back with a free breakfast

Giving back with a free breakfast

ROCKINGHAM — Scores of Richmond County residents came out on a dreary Saturday morning for a first-ever community breakfast whose aim was to gat...

December 11th, 2017 |  


KKK recruiting in Richmond County?

KKK recruiting in Richmond County?

HAMLET — In a town that has been rife with gang activity over the last year and a half, a hate group is seeking to recruit members.At least two ...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Rockingham Fire Department to burn former Harrington Restaurant in training exercise

Rockingham Fire Department to burn former Harrington Restaurant in training exercise

ROCKINGHAM — Firefighters will burn down the abandoned Harrington Restaurant at 164 Brookstone Lane behind the Holiday Inn Express on Highway 74...

December 8th, 2017 updated: December 8th, 2017. |  


Hamlet cancels Old-Fashioned Friday night festivities

Hamlet cancels Old-Fashioned Friday night festivities

The weather outside is frightful, so Hamlet has canceled tonight’s celebration of an Old-Fashioned Christmas. Saturday’s festivities ̵...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Holiday spirit in the streets

Holiday spirit in the streets

HAMLET — Police and fire sirens wailed. Pretty girls waved from open cars. And candy and wrapped rolls of toilet tissue arced through the air at...

December 7th, 2017 updated: December 7th, 2017. |  


Rockingham man charged with cocaine, pill possession

Rockingham man charged with cocaine, pill possession

ROCKINGHAM — A man who was first convicted on a misdemeanor drug charge at the age of 16 is now accused of having cocaine.Deputies with the Rich...

December 7th, 2017 |  


RCC announces new transfer pathways

RCC announces new transfer pathways

HAMLET — Career and Transfer Center Director Patsy Stanley informed the Richmond Community College Board of Trustees at its meeting Tuesday abou...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Tool helps DSS assess children in foster care

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Department of Social Services is leading a five-county coalition in the implementation of a new tool to measure...

December 6th, 2017 updated: December 6th, 2017. |