HAMLET — A toy gun brought to Fairview Heights Elementary School Thursday caused confusion and alarm as students and parents speculated over whether a real weapon had been on school grounds.
HAMLET — Colds and the flu often occur around the same time of year and both have similar, unpleasant symptoms.
HAMLET — The city of Hamlet has hired Maurice McLaurin as its next parks and recreation director, City Manager Marcus Abernethy announced Thursday.
HAMLET — Jones on Main opens Feb. 19 in the building formerly known as Cafe on Main, and while the restaurant has a brand new name, customers of Rockingham's Country Kitchen will be delighted to find Yvette Jones' delicious soul food...
HAMLET — Bill Council, Richmond Community College's dean of institutional effectiveness and accountability, will be calling it a career at the end of January after 12 years at the college.
HAMLET — Richmond County Schools will welcome a new public information officer in February to replace Mallory Brown, who's held the position for two years.
HAMLET — Police have charged a man with stealing $450 from the Food Lion supermarket in Hamlet where he worked.
HAMLET — Several people were hurt in a head-on crash between a car and SUV Wednesday afternoon on U.S. 74 Business.
HAMLET — A Richmond County family lost a pet after an early afternoon house fire Wednesday.
HAMLET — The Hamlet Senior Center is without a director following the sudden resignation of Donna Aiken, the latest in an exodus of city department heads.
HAMLET — “You never expect it to be yours.”That was Hamlet Fire Department Lt. Robin Leviner's response 16 hours after responding to a fire at his own home.
HAMLET — A Richmond County man is accused of attacking a family member and beating him with a metal pipe.
HAMLET — City Councilman Jesse McQueen says the current board is stuck with previous councils' unfinished business — and the time has come to address it.
HAMLET — A poem from the pulpit changed Mario O'Farrill-Walker's life.
HAMLET — The gray building on the corner of King and Charlotte streets is now home to D&D Shipping and the Christian Boutique and Thrift Shop, owned by Donovan Reid.
HAMLET — A Rockingham woman is accused of stealing from her employer.Hamlet police said Jennifer Conner, 31, allegedly embezzled $474 on Dec. 31, but police would not disclose the name of the business.
HAMLET — Police Chief Scott Waters formally introduced and welcomed new additions to the police department Tuesday night during Hamlet's regular city council meeting.
HAMLET — Beverlee Larabee has a piece of World War II history — and it's one her uncle, a longtime Hamlet city councilman, may have witnessed firsthand.
KODIAK, Alaska — For two and a half months on the frigid Bering Sea, Petty Officer 1st Class Laron Jones of Hamlet kept 165 Coast Guard troops fed around the clock.
HAMLET — The explosion of Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram has proven that photography is a powerful tool to market local businesses.
HAMLET — Several months after being recognized as one of the top 300 high schools in the nation, Richmond Early College High School has received another honor.
HAMLET — The Rev. Tommy Legrand, who has been pastor of Prayer and Faith Temple Church of God in Christ since 1994, will be honored as grand marshal during Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day festivities planned from Jan. 16-19.
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County sheriff's deputies are accusing two Hamlet teenagers and a Hamlet man of intending to sell drugs on the same day
HAMLET — At its January meeting, the Richmond Community College Board of Trustees approved an agreement that makes it easier for the college's basic law enforcement training graduates to earn their associate degree.