Man hospitalized after being shot in Hamlet street

Man hospitalized after being shot in Hamlet street

HAMLET — A man was taken to the hospital late Thursday night after being shot in the street.The victim was shot once in the leg while on Washing...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Another rainy day Affair

Another rainy day Affair

ROCKINGHAM — Wet weather may have dampened the crowds and some of the vendors, but organizers of Affair on the Square said the show must go on.A...

October 12th, 2017 updated: October 12th, 2017. |  


Rockingham to repave aging Public Works facility

Rockingham to repave aging Public Works facility

ROCKINGHAM — The city council on Tuesday approved a bid to repave a large part of the Rockingham Public Works Facility which City Manager Monty ...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Hamlet neighbors weary of ruptured water pipes

Hamlet neighbors weary of ruptured water pipes

HAMLET — The residents of Lillians Lane don’t lack for excitement — though they wish they did.Stephanie Crawford remembers a night n...

October 12th, 2017 updated: October 12th, 2017. |  


Forecast looking fairly dry for Norman Fest

Forecast looking fairly dry for Norman Fest

NORMAN — Richmond County’s smallest town is expected to draw a crowd 36 times the size of its population — 138 , according to the 20...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Richmond County middle, elementary schools honored for discipline

Richmond County middle, elementary schools honored for discipline

Four Richmond County schools have been honored for implementing a discipline-enhancing program designed to “catch students doing something good....

October 11th, 2017 updated: October 11th, 2017. |  


Richmond County special needs students have fair day

Richmond County special needs students have fair day

HAMLET — They held their noses and clucked softly with the chickens in the livestock barn. But when the time came to clamber aboard the rides, d...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Marching for a museum

Marching for a museum

Army veterans Curtis Drafton, left, and David Broadie walk through Hamlet Wednesday on their way from Fort Bragg to Charlotte to raise awareness for t...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Hamlet police: Alleged thief left cellphone at scene

Hamlet police: Alleged thief left cellphone at scene

HAMLET — A personal item left behind helped officers nab an alleged thief.Jaleel Jabar Liles, 19, of Buttercup Drive, is accused of breaking int...

October 11th, 2017 updated: October 11th, 2017. |  


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 |