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. |  


2017 Richmond Senior High School Homecoming Parade

2017 Richmond Senior High School Homecoming Parade

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October 20th, 2017 updated: October 20th, 2017. |  


Pair indicted on Georgia meth charges

Pair indicted on Georgia meth charges

MADISON, Ga. — Two local men were indicted on drug and weapons charges in Georgia last month following a June arrest for meth trafficking.The Mo...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Hamlet resident warns of secret shopper scam

Hamlet resident warns of secret shopper scam

HAMLET — When Lawrence Dye received a check in the mail for $1,982, he was immediately skeptical.The check came along with a page of instruction...

October 19th, 2017 updated: October 19th, 2017. |  


Applicants hope for Rockingham hotel jobs

Applicants hope for Rockingham hotel jobs

ROCKINGHAM — A rust-red shipping container and a giant green catfish on the side of a U-Hail trailer became impromptu backdrops Thursday as mana...

October 19th, 2017 updated: October 19th, 2017. |  


Suspects sought in Hamlet vehicle break-ins

Suspects sought in Hamlet vehicle break-ins

HAMLET — Police are hoping surveillance video of a vehicle break-in early Friday morning will help them catch whoever is responsible.Video from ...

October 16th, 2017 updated: October 16th, 2017. |