Richmond County senior athletes bring home gold, silver, bronze

HAMLET — Richmond County athletes went for the gold at the recent N.C. Senior Games but came home decidedly silver.Pat Clemmons, 57, was the cou...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Local support systems for vets encouraged

Local support systems for vets encouraged

ROCKINGHAM — On the eleventh day of the eleventh month, Richmond County residents honored their veterans with a 21-gun salute and words of remem...

November 13th, 2017 updated: November 14th, 2017. |  


Economic impact touted at Enviva groundbreaking

HAMLET — Richmond County officials and Enviva Biomass leadership held a triumphant groundbreaking ceremony Monday morning to welcome the new woo...

November 13th, 2017 updated: November 13th, 2017. |  


Collard Man moves across the street

Collard Man moves across the street

HAMLET — Lately, Hamlet’s Collard Man has been feeling a little rejected: New owners forced him to forsake the spot he’d had for nea...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Honor roll, West Rockingham Elementary School

Honor roll, West Rockingham Elementary School

First nine weeks Third grade: Emma Allen and Triston GoinsFourth grade: Tristan Bullard, Summer Currie, Jada Scott, McKenzie Allen, Anthony Bastida an...

November 13th, 2017 |  


‘A’ Honor Roll, Fairview Heights Elementary School

‘A’ Honor Roll, Fairview Heights Elementary School

First nine weeksRow 1: Janessa Brown, Drew Gause, Willie Breeden, Aalyssa Chavis, Joshua Russell, Jamison Cowan, Thomas Quick, Nathan Vo, Devin Brigma...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Davis: Veteran appreciation should be shown every day

Davis: Veteran appreciation should be shown every day

DOBBINS HEIGHTS — Caps signifying military service punctuated the small crowd of the Dobbins Heights Community Center on Friday for the townR...

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


Mayor bemoans politics at Seaboard

Mayor bemoans politics at Seaboard

HAMLET — Mayor Bill Bayless will ask city council members to discuss Tuesday whether volunteers should be allowed to campaign for candidates whi...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Richmond County planing new shell building to lure industry

Richmond County planing new shell building to lure industry

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County has entered the planning and permitting process for a new shell building to be used by a business or industry looki...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Hamlet police release name of mauling victim

Hamlet police release name of mauling victim

HAMLET — In a last-ditch effort to find relatives, Hamlet Police have released the name and birthdate of the man mauled to death by his dogs Sat...

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