ROCKINGHAM — John Searcy was well-known in Richmond County as a police officer and magistrate before his sudden and tragic death due to a heart attack last October.
HAMLET — A school was placed on lockdown and the sheriff's office tactical team converged on Plastek Industries after receiving reports of a disturbance at the plant Thursday afternoon.
FRANKLINVILLE — There was complete anarchy at the end of Rising Sun Way last weekend — and it was fun.
RALEIGH — State Sen. Tom McInnis' bill to boost penalties for drivers who pass stopped school buses could soon be on its way to the House.
ROCKINGHAM — Sandhills Area Land Trust wants to share the wealth of tourists coming to Moore County with Richmond County.
HAMLET — Brent Lane isn't completely against economic development incentives — just those that don't work.
ROCKINGHAM — It's not every year that two college presidents from Richmond County who share the first name Jerry and have keys to the city of Rockingham retire — but that's what is happening this year, and not entirely by...
HAMLET — The Richmond County Board of Education could be off the hook for driver education dollars if state legislators agree to change the funding formula.
ROCKINGHAM — First observed in 1958, National Library Week is a national event sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries across the country each April.
ROCKINGHAM — A Richmond County pair has been accused of making meth.
HAMLET — People bounced from booth to booth throughout Cole Auditorium Thursday checking out products from local businesses — some edible, some not. Others were collecting items featuring companies' names and logos to take...
ROCKINGHAM — Kelly L. Pruett took the reins Thursday as the first executive director of the Richmond County Tourism Development Authority.
ABERDEEN — Two Richmond County women were arrested Saturday night on shoplifting and drug charges.
RALEIGH — It's less than three months old and has yet to launch a website or open an office, but a group of moderate Democrats is quickly gaining influence in the GOP-controlled General Assembly.
RALEIGH — State Sen. Tom McInnis has been appointed to serve on the Yadkin/Pee Dee River Basin Advisory Commission, his office announced Friday.
ROCKINGHAM — Tiffanee Conrad, livestock extension agent at the N.C. Cooperative Extension's Richmond County Center, has been named a winner of the state Agriculture Awareness and Appreciation Award.
ROCKINGHAM — U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson is accepting entries from all high school students in the 8th Congressional District for the 2015 Congressional Art Competition.
ROCKINGHAM — A four-county Chamber of Commerce shindig went down at Rockingham Dragway Wednesday, bringing chamber members from Anson, Scotland, Richmond and Moore counties together for an outdoor dinner and speech — and, of course, lots...
ROCKINGHAM — Two Richmond County animal charities are in the running to receive $1 for each bottle of moonshine a Concord-based craft distiller sells in 2015.
ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Commissioners gave the mic to County Manager Rick Sago during Tuesday's monthly meeting as he delivered a special State of the County report.
HAMLET — Seeing no glimmer of gold in the brush, Johonnah Brady thought her hunch had taken her to a dead end.
ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Chamber of Commerce will do things a little differently this month as its members join business leaders from Anson, Scotland and Moore counties for April's Business After-Hours event held at the Rockingham...
ROCKINGHAM — With warm weather hopefully here to stay, it's time for outdoor adventurers to pull their canoes and kayaks out, head back down Hitchcock Creek and perhaps see some wildlife along the way.
ROCKINGHAM — April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and if there is one thing Kelly Cunningham of the Richmond County Sexual Assault Response Team wants the people of Richmond County to know, it's that the aftermath of sexual assault is...