Richmond County deputies charge victim’s cousin double murder

Richmond County deputies charge victim’s cousin double murder

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County sheriff’s deputies have charged a man in a double murder, eight days after a couple was found dead in their c...

August 28th, 2017 updated: August 28th, 2017. |  


Bodies found in vehicle near Ellerbe, deputies investigating

Bodies found in vehicle near Ellerbe, deputies investigating

ELLERBE — The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is in the midst of a death investigation after two bodies were found in a vehicle Sunday mo...

August 21st, 2017 updated: August 21st, 2017. |  


Kindergarten countdown

Kindergarten countdown

ROCKINGHAM — School bells will soon be ringing and some kids will hear them for the first time.To help them get a taste of what they will be doi...

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


Richmond Senior marching band preps for upcoming year

Richmond Senior marching band preps for upcoming year

ROCKINGHAM — If you’ve never heard “The Moonlight Sonata” played by a marching band, this is your year. The sonata’s dre...

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


Nashville stars Vassar and Pickler part of this year’s DeWitt Series

Nashville stars Vassar and Pickler part of this year’s DeWitt Series

HAMLET — The stars keep getting bigger and brighter in the show line-up for the DeWitt Performing Arts Series. Headlining the 2017-18 season is ...

July 28th, 2017 |  


New Salvation Army leadership seeks communities’ help

New Salvation Army leadership seeks communities’ help

ASHEBORO — Local Salvation Army leaders are asking for financial donations to provide food and emergency services to needy persons and families ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Hamlet High Class of ‘67 celebrates 50 years

Hamlet High Class of ‘67 celebrates 50 years

The Hamlet High School Class of 1967 held its 50-year reunion May 20 at The Ballroom.There were approximately 80 people in attendance at the reunion. ...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Ponder guitarist remembered

Ponder guitarist remembered

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County’s music scene is reeling the loss of another musician following the death of Ponder guitarist Tommy Adeimy.Ad...

July 5th, 2017 updated: July 5th, 2017. |  


Hamlet cancels Fourth fireworks and fun due to ‘heightened safety concerns’

Hamlet cancels Fourth fireworks and fun due to ‘heightened safety concerns’

HAMLET — Worries about possible gang retaliation have forced one Richmond County city to cancel its Independence Day festivities.“Everythi...

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


$500 reward offered in fatal Hamlet shooting

$500 reward offered in fatal Hamlet shooting

HAMLET — With investigators hitting a brick wall trying to identify a shooting suspect, a reward is now on the table.Richmond County Crime Stopp...

June 30th, 2017 updated: June 30th, 2017. |