ROCKINGHAM — Students at Washington Street Elementary School celebrated the birthday of award-winning children's author Dr. Seuss on Monday with halls bedecked in colorful illustrations inspired by several of his books.
ROCKINGHAM — A newly revamped website for Richmond County's government is a tool that Martie Butler said will “be helpful to everyone.”
ROCKINGHAM — A class of “superbugs” collectively known as CRE are beating the world's strongest antibiotics, giving rise to deadly infections able to kill at alarming rates in places where outbreaks occur.
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County senior citizens may be missing out on property tax exemptions they are not aware of, according to Nina Morrison of the county tax assessor's office.
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ROCKINGHAM — What was supposed to be an overnight snowpocalypse for Richmond County turned into February showers.
ROCKINGHAM — Tuesday's snow may melt away before a winter storm sprinkles Richmond County with a dusting of fresh powder.
HAMLET — Wearing a college hoodie paired with jeans and tennis shoes, Ben Dibble looks like your average 18-year-old. But the recent Richmond Early College graduate is anything but ordinary.
ROCKINGHAM — Seventeen-year-old Davon Robinson was on his way home from the store Tuesday morning when his car slid on a patch of ice, skidded off the road and slammed into a ditch before flipping onto its roof.
As snowflakes fell Tuesday, camera shutters were clicking throughout Richmond County.
ROCKINGHAM — City workers were out in full force Tuesday morning as snow blanketed downtown Rockingham, covering its streets in pure white cold as cars made dirty, slushy tracks across winter's canvass.
ROCKINGHAM — Experienced green thumbs and even those who have no idea about gardening can learn the basics at the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Office's Gardening 101 classes.
ROCKINGHAM — When Salon 360 owner Rebecca Bouldin announced plans to close up shop two days before Christmas, stylist Mindy Shaw sprang into action to keep the doors open.
ROCKINGHAM — Today marks the beginning of the most important holiday in China, the lunar Chinese New Year, and Chinese-Americans living in Richmond County will be celebrating the Year of the Ram right along with their relatives back...
ROCKINGHAM — A man can learn a lot growing up on a farm.
ROCKINGHAM —Extremely cold and windy conditions have prompted school officials to delay class start times for the rest of the week.
HAMLET — Organizers of the 2015 Senior Games began registering participants Wednesday for this year's athletic extravaganza at the Hamlet Senior Center, now in its 25th year.
ROCKINGHAM — James W. Jeter Sr., known to his taekwondo students as Master J, has plans to start a class for special-needs children and adults.
ROCKINGHAM — More than 900 homes and businesses in Richmond County lost power following an overnight ice storm.
HAMLET — Richmond County Schools are closed due to icy weather conditions today, per Superintendent Dr. Cindy Goodman. With ground surfaces, trees and power lines coated in ice and temperatures expected to remain in the mid-thirties throughout...
ROCKINGHAM — School buses will wait two extra hours before venturing out onto slick roads this morning following an overnight blast of winter weather.
ROCKINGHAM — Tim Hayden recently upgraded Hayden Construction Co. to handle emergency building repairs more rapidly, clean up crime scenes and even handle the dirty business of disassembling meth labs.
HAMLET — Richmond Community College President Dale McInnis informed U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson of “federal issues” with the way the Workforce Investment and Opportunity Act has worked — and not worked — for RCC during s...
ROCKINGHAM — “Precincts are the building blocks of a strong and vibrant Democratic Party. We need robust precincts to help move out county, our state and our country forward.”
ROCKINGHAM — Sen. Tom McInnis signed on to a bill Thursday that would protect private property owners from eminent domain abuse by government entities.