Rockingham approves construction of new alley for RCC campus

ROCKINGHAM — Council members Tuesday finalized the preliminary work to clear the way for the new Richmond Community College satellite campus dow...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Hamlet approves rezoning request

Hamlet approves rezoning request

HAMLET — Acting as the city’s Board of Adjustment on Tuesday night, city council members approved rezoning a parcel owned by Councilman Da...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Low turnout for Dobbins Heights election

Low turnout for Dobbins Heights election

DOBBINS HEIGHTS — Two town council members ran unopposed to keep their seats, in effect securing victory before the votes were counted.There wer...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Records show Hamlet City Council candidate hasn’t paid taxes

HAMLET — Of the five candidates running for city council and mayor, one has not paid his city tax bill. And that has set the rumor mill swirling...

October 10th, 2017 updated: October 10th, 2017. |  


Richmond County teachers report on Cordova transition

HAMLET — A report on how well former Cordova School students are doing at their new schools highlighted Tuesday’s meeting of the Richmond ...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Preparations made for Tuesday opening of Richmond County Agricultural Fair

Preparations made for Tuesday opening of Richmond County Agricultural Fair

HAMLET — Those 55 and older can get in for free at 4 this afternoon, when the gates open at the 60th annual Richmond County Agricultural Fair.On...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Craft beers on tap at Hoptober Fest

Craft beers on tap at Hoptober Fest

ROCKINGHAM — It was a cluckin’ good time at the third annual Hoptoberfest on Saturday with more than 700 people in attendance — the ...

October 9th, 2017 |  


RCC nursing grads achieve milestone passing rate

RCC nursing grads achieve milestone passing rate

HAMLET — Richmond Community College’s Associate Degree Nursing Class of 2017 achieved a 100 percent passing rate on the NCLEX standardized...

October 9th, 2017 |  


2 killed in wreck with tractor-trailer at North-South Carolina state line

2 killed in wreck with tractor-trailer at North-South Carolina state line

ROCKINGHAM — Two people are dead following an early-morning wreck with a tractor-trailer at the South Carolina state line.According to the N.C. ...

October 9th, 2017 updated: October 9th, 2017. |  


Drive-thrus packed as Cookout opens Rockingham location

Drive-thrus packed as Cookout opens Rockingham location

ROCKINGHAM — Cookout, the burger and milkshake stop, opened Friday to a flood of eager Richmond County residents who had been waiting for a loca...

October 6th, 2017 |