CONNIE JOHNSON

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. — Connie Joe Johnson, 65, of Rockingham, died Friday, Nov. 24, 2017.She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Lloyd Johnson; ...

November 27th, 2017 |  


GEORGIA PICKENS

GEORGIA PICKENS

ALBANY, N.Y. — Georgia Mae Ingram Pickens, 79, of Albany, New York passed away peacefully on Nov. 10, 2017, at Albany Memorial Hospital.Georgia ...

November 20th, 2017 |  


LOCAL BRIEFS

Watkins Museum announces hoursThe J.C. and Ruth Perry Watkins Museum at the Leak Street Cultural Center will be open to the public 1-3 p.m. Tuesdays a...

November 16th, 2017 |  


EARL KEY

EARL KEY

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. — Earl Wendell Key, 86, of Rockingham passed away Nov. 8, 2017 at his home.Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, ...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Newcomer garners most votes in Hoffman race

Newcomer garners most votes in Hoffman race

Two of Richmond County’s municipal elections on Tuesday were uncontested — those in Rockingham and Hoffman.In Hoffman, newcomer John Taylo...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Rockingham Housing Authority considers updates to aging equipment

Rockingham Housing Authority considers updates to aging equipment

The Rockingham Housing Authority Board of Commissioners discussed how to allocate its funds for the new fiscal year at its monthly meeting on Wednesda...

October 18th, 2017 |  


BINGHAM

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. — Billy Wayne Bingham, 63, of Rockingham, died Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017.Memorial services will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at Outreach...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Carter: ‘Many options to be successful’

Carter: ‘Many options to be successful’

The Dobbins Heights Town Council on Thursday voted to allow a newly-formed local nonprofit to use the Community Center to hold classes designed to pro...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 14th, 2017. |  


Senior athletes get sendoff

Senior athletes get sendoff

HAMLET — Richmond County sent its discus throwers, bowlers and dancers off to the N.C. Senior Games with balloons and sheet cake Thursday aftern...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Warrants: Woman stole evidence, gave inmate drugs

Warrants: Woman stole evidence, gave inmate drugs

ROCKINGHAM — A woman is accused by separate law enforcement agencies of destroying evidence and giving cocaine to jail inmate.Detective Capt. Ra...

September 14th, 2017 |