Richmond County Sheriff’s Office - complaints for Feb. 26, 2013 Recent incident reports from the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office include:
• Domestic dispute and possession of a firearm by a felon were reported on Feb. 21 at a residence on Charles Street in Hamlet.
• Damage to personal property was reported on Feb. 21 at a location on U.S. 1 South.
• Assault was reported on Feb. 21 at a location on Mill Road.
• Larceny was reported on Feb. 21 at a residence on Lake Road.
• Larceny was reported o...
Discovery Place KIDS - Rockingham opens An interactive learning museum for children opens up in downtown Rockingham.
For the first time, children from the greater Sandhills region are coming to downtown to learn and play on brand new high-tech exhibits. Smiles and laughter filled what was the Old McKenzie Furniture building that stood empty and silent for years.
A hustle and bustle greeted Discovery Place KIDS-Rockingham staff on their first day, which they said was exciting, des...
Barbecue sale The Richmond Thunder Softball team will hold its fourth annual barbecue sale on March 1 at the Browder Park at 1311 Rockingham Road, Rockingham.
The fundraiser will be from 11 a.m. until the barbecue is sold out. Barbecue plates can be delivered but five or more must be purchased for deliveries.
A barbecue plate is $7 and will be either barbecue pork or barbecue chicken. The plate will include coleslaw, baked beans and a roll.
Rockingham welcomes Discovery Place KIDS The brand new interactive children’s learning museum, Discovery Place KIDS-Rockingham, opened Saturday at 233 E. Washington St. in downtown Rockingham. The facility offers exhibits where children from all over the region can learn, play, explore and build on skills.