Flags placed along highway for Columbus Day

Flags placed along highway for Columbus Day

ROCKINGHAM — The JROTC cadets of Richmond Senior High School were out Friday afternoon setting up flags along East Broad Avenue in anticipation ...

October 6th, 2017 |  


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 |