Man sentenced on federal meth charges

Man sentenced on federal meth charges

GREENSBORO — A Richmond County man will spend the nearly two decades in federal prison for his role in making meth.The office of Sandra J. Hairs...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Scientists: Wood pellet industry a threat

Scientists: Wood pellet industry a threat

ROCKINGHAM — The facts are not with Enviva, according to more than 100 scientists from North Carolina and across the world who signed a letter t...

November 17th, 2017 updated: November 17th, 2017. |  


Hamlet files complaint with IRS over Seaboard politicking

Hamlet files complaint with IRS over Seaboard politicking

HAMLET — Following the wishes of the city council, Hamlet’s city manager has sent the IRS a formal complaint about the actions of voluntee...

November 17th, 2017 updated: November 17th, 2017. |  


2017 Richmond County Veterans Day Parade

2017 Richmond County Veterans Day Parade

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November 11th, 2017 updated: November 13th, 2017. |  


Former Hamlet fire chief charged with embezzling $20K from rescue squad

Former Hamlet fire chief charged with embezzling $20K from rescue squad

HAMLET — A former fire chief is accused of embezzling more than $20,000 following a nearly 20-month investigation by the N.C. State Bureau of In...

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


Hamlet man killed by dogs as 9-year-old neighbor tries to save him

Hamlet man killed by dogs as 9-year-old neighbor tries to save him

HAMLET — Every morning at 5:30, the man who lived at 308 W. Hamlet Ave. would take his five dogs for a walk: First, one pair. Then another. Then...

November 4th, 2017 updated: November 4th, 2017. |  


Police seek suspect on drug, assault charges

Police seek suspect on drug, assault charges

ROCKINGHAM — Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a suspect wanted on several charges.Investigators with the Rockingham Police ...

November 3rd, 2017 updated: November 3rd, 2017. |  


Police: Graffiti signifies gang activity in Hamlet

Police: Graffiti signifies gang activity in Hamlet

HAMLET — Police say there is more than just a rash of shootings over the last 16 months to signal gang activity in the area. They also point to ...

October 26th, 2017 updated: October 26th, 2017. |  


Richmond Pines to pay $1.4M settlement

Richmond Pines to pay $1.4M settlement

ROCKINGHAM — The owners of a Richmond County nursing home plagued by regulatory difficulties must pay $1.4 million to the family of a former res...

October 26th, 2017 updated: October 26th, 2017. |  


Robinettes establish scholarship for home-grown teachers

Robinettes establish scholarship for home-grown teachers

HAMLET — Kenneth and Claudia Robinette have established the largest annual scholarship ever at Richmond Community College, to help the county &#...

October 26th, 2017 updated: October 26th, 2017. |