‘Remember…thou art dust’

‘Remember…thou art dust’

HAMLET — Wednesday marked the end of Mardi Gras — French for “Fat Tuesday” — as Christians around the globe gathered in ...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Beekeeping 101: Class offered for beginners

Beekeeping 101: Class offered for beginners

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County Beekeepers will hold their annual Beginning Beekeeping Workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 18 a...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Council to consider depot museum hours

Council to consider depot museum hours

HAMLET — The Hamlet Depot and Museum, which is currently open from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sun...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Fiery day on U.S. 1

Fiery day on U.S. 1

ROCKINGHAM — Bystanders rushed to pull a mother and her baby from a flaming car after a wreck at the intersection of U.S. 1 and Wiregrass roads ...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Rockingham Fire Department receives laptop donation

Rockingham Fire Department receives laptop donation

ROCKINGHAM — Fire Chief Harold Isler announced Monday that the Rockingham Fire Department recently received a grant from Target of four Dell Lap...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Laurinburg pair charged in Richmond County robbery, shooting

Laurinburg pair charged in Richmond County robbery, shooting

ROCKINGHAM — A man and woman are charged in a Tuesday afternoon robbery and shooting that sent the victim to the hospital.Police in Myrtle Beach...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Rockingham native Tina Bryson returns for Black History Month speech

Rockingham native Tina Bryson returns for Black History Month speech

ROCKINGHAM — Tina V. Bryson — author and inspirational speaker and a 1987 graduate of Richmond Senior High School — will return to h...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Igniting interest in firefighting

Igniting interest in firefighting

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Senior High School students have the option to enroll in a hot new program offered through the school’s Career Techn...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Ninth-grade Academy achievers honored

Ninth-grade Academy achievers honored

HAMLET — The Richmond County Ninth-Grade Academy has released the names of its high-achieving students for the second nine-week grading period.I...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Fairview Heights announces honors

Fairview Heights announces honors

HAMLET — Fairview Heights Elementary School released the names of its top students for the second nine-week grading period. In addition to stude...

February 22nd, 2017 |