Bert Unger remembered

Bert Unger remembered

HAMLET — Although he wasn’t a native of Richmond County, Bert Unger made it his home for more than 50 years.Unger died Thursday at the age...

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


Farrah heads up Richmond Community College’s Small Business Center

Farrah heads up Richmond Community College’s Small Business Center

HAMLET — Rockingham native Wayne O. “Butch” Farrah III has been named the director of the Small Business Center at Richmond Communit...

October 6th, 2017 |  


Servants Call performing at Mount Calvary Rock of Ages Church

Servants Call performing at Mount Calvary Rock of Ages Church

The deadline for church briefs is 5 p.m. Thursdays for publication the next Saturday. Drop off items at 105 E. Washington St., Rockingham, or send an ...

October 6th, 2017 |  


New home dedicated

New home dedicated

HAMLET — Habitat for Humanity on Thursday dedicated a new home to Michelle Terry, a single mother with two children, 15 and 5 years old, who had...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Hamlet Depot offering ‘ghost tours’

Hamlet Depot offering ‘ghost tours’

HAMLET — An expert in the paranormal will lead the willing through Hamlet’s historic haunts during “ghost tours” Oct. 20 and 2...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Hamlet parade, Seaboard organizer calls it quits

Hamlet parade, Seaboard organizer calls it quits

HAMLET — Hamlet resident Kim Lindsey has resigned as both organizer of the city’s Christmas parade and as president of the Seaboard Festiv...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Goodman files for reelection

Goodman files for reelection

RALEIGH — State Rep. Ken Goodman announced Monday that he will be seeking his fifth term in the N.C. House of Representatives.“Over the pa...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Richmond County commissioners count off benefits of Enviva plant

Richmond County commissioners count off benefits of Enviva plant

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday recounted the benefits Enviva promises to bring to the county in the wake of ...

October 4th, 2017 |  


‘Our country…is in distress’

‘Our country…is in distress’

Marshall Berry has issued a distress call for the country.Turn onto a dirt road off of Old Cheraw Highway and you will come upon a fenced-in yard pack...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Richmond County scouts, students aid in Hurricane Harvey relief

Richmond County scouts, students aid in Hurricane Harvey relief

An antique bed and 50,000 pennies from Richmond County will help soothe some of the damage wreaked by Hurricane Harvey.In separate campaigns, Scouts s...

October 4th, 2017 |