ROCKINGHAM — Police say a 51-year-old man crashed his pickup truck and died after being stabbed in a Rockingham apartment Thursday.
WADESBORO — Winnie Bennett, a member of Pee Dee Electric's Board of Directors, has received the board leadership certificate from the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.
WASHINGTON — Richmond County's congressman is asking for travel restrictions to safeguard Americans from the spread of the Ebola virus.
LAURINBURG — While the JV football team was battling in Pate Stadium, a different kind of contest was going on inside the Scotland High School auditorium Thursday night.
ROCKINGHAM — Chris Yaklin, president of the Richmond County Farm Bureau, knows what it takes to make and maintain connections in a community.
ELLERBE — Two local businesses were raided over the weekend because lawmen say they were operating as illegal nightclubs.
ROCKINGHAM — Teaching, Keith McKenzie says, is something he always knew he wanted to do.
ROCKINGHAM — An afternoon wreck sent the driver of one car to the hospital Wednesday.
HAMLET — The Human Services Technology Club at Richmond Community College is taking part in Operation Christmas Child this year, collecting items to be given to less fortunate children during the holiday season.
ROCKINGHAM — Billed as a heartwarming play, “Love Letters” by A.R. Guerney Jr. opens at Richmond Community Theatre on Oct. 23.
HAMLET — Michael Chapman understands what it means to be a leader.
MOUNT GILEAD — Town Creek Indian Mound is inviting area residents to join in the global celebration of archaeology and the thrill of discovery during International Archaeology Day.
HAMLET — Just days after returning from an international competition in China, Ashton Locklear was honored at her hometown gym, the place where she got her start.
ROCKINGHAM — The third annual Footprints on our Hearts memorial packed Cole Plaza Wednesday evening as hundreds of women, men and children gathered to honor the memories of children who have died due to miscarriage, stillbirths, birth defects...
ROCKINGHAM — Several Richmond County law enforcement officers will be receiving awards next week for their contributions to crime and drug prevention.
ROCKINGHAM — For the second-straight year, Poplar Hills Masonic Lodge No. 331 has been named lodge of the year by the Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of North Carolina Free and Accepted Masons.
SOUTHERN PINES — Save Our Sandhills will host Jeff Beane, herpetology collections manager for the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences in Raleigh, at 7 p.m. Oct. 30 at the Southern Pines Civic Club.
ROCKINGHAM — Rarely do gospel singing, barbecue and the Richmond County Crime Stoppers go together, but that was the case Monday as the group sponsored a fundraiser from 4 to 8 p.m. at Smithfield's Chicken 'N Bar-B-Q.
CHERAW, S.C. — Music lovers from across the Carolinas are getting jazzed up for the 2014 South Carolina Jazz Festival, which is set to begin Friday with a performance from the Delfeayo Marsalis Quintet.
GREENSBORO — State Sen. Gene McLaurin of Rockingham was recognized Monday night as a recipient of the N.C. League of Municipalities' Community Champion award.State Rep. Andy Wells of Hickory was also recognized.
ROCKINGHAM — If the Ebola epidemic spreads to North Carolina, Richmond County health officials will be ready to take action.
HAMLET — It was an eventful evening at the Hamlet City Council Chamber Tuesday as the city welcomed Marcus Abernethy, 24, as its new city manager and lauded aspiring Olympian gymnast Ashton Locklear with a mayoral proclamation.
ROCKINGHAM — The Rockingham Housing Authority suffered a budget shortfall of more than $100,000 for the 2014 fiscal year, according to an annual report presented to the city council Tuesday night.
ROCKINGHAM — Individuals involved in the realm of foster care met with U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson, R-Concord, for a roundtable discussion Tuesday at the Richmond County Department of Social Services.
HAMLET — The 2014-15 DeWitt Performing Arts Series will kickoff Tuesday, Oct. 21, with “Smokey Joe's Café,” the longest-running musical revue in Broadway history.