Tree, voices light up for Christmas

Tree, voices light up for Christmas

ROCKINGHAM — Residents celebrated the official start to the Christmas season Tuesday night with songs, hot chocolate, cookies and the lighting o...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Options considered for historic admin building

Options considered for historic admin building

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County leadership hasn’t yet decided what to do with the former post office and county administration building on So...

November 28th, 2017 |  


From the manger to the cross

From the manger to the cross

Two Richmond County Baptist churches will welcome in the Christmas season two days early this weekend with outdoor dramas intended to nourish the soul...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Hamlet crews stay busy trying to repair ruptured pipes

HAMLET — If the Little Dutch Boy were trying to stanch Hamlet’s problem with water leaks, he’d come up a few fingers short. The city...

November 27th, 2017 |  


Matching grants available for teachers

Duke Energy will join DonorsChoose.org to provide $175,000 in matching grants for teachers in its service area who wish to foster literacy, as well as...

November 27th, 2017 |  


Hamlet police seek suspects in possible attempted theft

Hamlet police seek suspects in possible attempted theft

HAMLET — Police are asking for the public’s help identifying two men they believe were trying to steal packages over the weekend.According...

November 27th, 2017 |  


Richmond County leaders offer solutions to opioid crisis

Richmond County leaders offer solutions to opioid crisis

ROCKINGHAM — North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein announced a new website Tuesday that will compile the strategies that communities across...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Richmond County Chamber of Commerce: Shop local this weekend

Richmond County Chamber of Commerce: Shop local this weekend

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County is recognizing Small Business Saturday, a follow-up to Black Friday to highlight its local businesses for the third...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Christmas across the county

Christmas across the county

The Christmas spirit has seized Richmond County towns large and small.Tree lightings are most common among local holiday festivities, but cities with ...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Richmond County drug treatment facility for women in planning stage

ROCKINGHAM — The Samaritan Colony has petitioned the state of North Carolina to add 14 new beds to its 2018 plan to be used by Richmond County&#...

November 23rd, 2017 |