Building relationships: Richmond County’s top teacher likes learning about her students

Building relationships: Richmond County’s top teacher likes learning about her students

HAMLET — When Lakresha Sibley was chosen to be Richmond County’s Teacher of the Year during the 2016 Convocation at the Cole Auditorium Th...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Richmond County teacher applaud increase in supplement

Richmond County teacher applaud increase in supplement

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Commissioners made education a priority when it finalized its budget this summer — increasing th...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Rockingham cemetery needs funds for upkeep

Rockingham cemetery needs funds for upkeep

ROCKINGHAM — Old Northam Cemetery has been in existence since the 1800s and, through the years, has been maintained properly — but Joanna ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


2 charged in federal meth conspiracy

2 charged in federal meth conspiracy

GREENSBORO — Two more men are facing federal charges for their alleged roles related to methamphetamine in Richmond CountyAccording to a nine-co...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Greene, Austin join RCC’s Board of Trustees

Greene, Austin join RCC’s Board of Trustees

HAMLET — There will be two new faces at the October meeting for the Richmond Community College Board of Trustees. Jennifer S. Greene of Hamlet a...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Habitat dedicates newly built Dobbins Heights home to Andrews family

Habitat dedicates newly built Dobbins Heights home to Andrews family

DOBBINS HEIGHTS — The Andrews family joined the community of Dobbins Heights Thursday during a home dedication ceremony organized by Habitat for...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Richmond County’s top educators praised at convocation

Richmond County’s top educators praised at convocation

HAMLET — Teachers and administrators received words of admiration and encouragement from education board members at the school district’s ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Schools welcome students on open house night

Schools welcome students on open house night

HAMLET — Monroe Avenue Elementary School Principal Dawn Terry stood smiling, waving and greeting students and members of their families during T...

August 25th, 2016 |  


New exhibit opens at Hamlet Museum

New exhibit opens at Hamlet Museum

HAMLET — The Seaboard City hired its Museum Manager and Downtown Coordinator Stephanie Thornsbury in June, and although she was raised in Hamlet...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Robinette honored by Purple Heart chapter

Robinette honored by Purple Heart chapter

ROCKINGHAM — Kenneth Robinette received a certificate of appreciation from the Military Order of the Purple Heart earlier this month for donatin...

August 25th, 2016 |