ROCKINGHAM — A teenager is accused of breaking into a church after deputies say they saw him running from it.
WAGRAM — Cascades Tissue Group will open a new Scotland County manufacturing facility, state officials said Monday morning, bringing 68 new jobs to the region and investing $62 million over the next three years.
ROCKINGHAM — Homeschooling is on the rise in Richmond County and throughout North Carolina.
In the photo at left, Chris Clark leads a crowd in singing “We Are One” during a rally for justice at the old Richmond County Courthouse Friday evening.
HAMLET — Dozens of kids turned out at Hamlet Public Library for a crash course on home and fire safety Friday, and even walked away with book sacks filled with supplies for the upcoming school year.
HAMLET — Police say several break-ins at Sandhills Parts and Service on Hamlet Avenue led investigators to arrest Terry Lee Zeigler, 56, of Hamlet.
ROCKINGHAM — The Humane Society of Richmond County has several pets available for adoption. Adopting a pet is easy, and you could find your new best friend at the Richmond County Animal Shelter on U.S. 74 West.
ELLERBE — Sheriff's deputies have charged a homeless man with breaking into Mineral Springs Elementary School.
ROCKINGHAM — Police have charged a city man with stealing more than $300 worth of bowties from Belk.
LAURINBURG — A Friday afternoon crash on U.S. 74 hospitalized two people, covered a stretch of the eastbound lane in poultry waste and caused a traffic backup that lasted several hours and stretched for miles.
ROCKINGHAM — Voters in Richmond County and throughout the state will decide this November whether defendants in superior court should be able to waive their right to a jury trial.
In the photo at left, Rockingham Police Officer J.A. Gilbert chases off a rat snake that had crawled into the frame of Emma Jean Broady's truck at Captain D's Seafood Friday afternoon.
ROCKINGHAM — Holly Littlefield-Bowers wanted to be a dance teacher since she was a child, and now she'll get to pass on her years of experience to girls in Richmond County.
ROCKINGHAM — Although the cat isn't officially out of the bag, Richmond Community Theatre posted the titles of three plays on its public Facebook page, exciting the imaginations of fans throughout the area.
Richmond County residents who want to weigh in on proposed fracking regulations can do so at one of four upcoming meetings.
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LAURINBURG — Sounding familiar themes, U.S. Sen. Richard Burr told businessmen and elected officials on Thursday that the nation's economic growth will remain sluggish until Congress cuts corporate tax rates and limits yearly growth of the...
ROCKINGHAM — Two Richmond Senior High alumni are planning a rally for peace and justice today on the old county courthouse steps following the shooting of an unarmed teenager by police in Missouri.
ROCKINGHAM — A neighborhood recently rocked by crime is coming together Saturday to celebrate community spirit.
A criminal justice expert from Ellerbe is now second in command at the Seattle Police Department.
HAMLET — Police have charged a man with breaking into a Boyette Street home on Tuesday.
HAMLET — “Your city water is safe,” officials say, despite continuing calls from residents complaining their water smells and tastes like dirt.
HAMLET — Teachers are scheduled to return to classrooms in all of Richmond County's public schools next week for required teacher workdays, but the district website shows 25 unfilled positions — 21 of which are teacher...
HAMLET — Richmond County residents needn't go out of town to plan weddings, formal parties and other special events.
ROCKINGHAM — City streets will soon be a little bit brighter at night.