SC man charged in death of Michigan woman killed in wreck near Hamlet

SC man charged in death of Michigan woman killed in wreck near Hamlet

HAMLET — A South Carolina man is facing a charge after troopers say he caused a wreck that left one person dead and two others injured.According...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Help sought to plan fundraiser for Richmond Co. cancer patient

Help sought to plan fundraiser for Richmond Co. cancer patient

HAMLET — When Becky Singletary underwent a back surgery last October, doctors discovered she had lung cancer. The 56-year-old former mail carrie...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Seminar teaches how to get more customers with mobile marketing

Seminar teaches how to get more customers with mobile marketing

HAMLET — A free seminar titled, “Mobile Marketing - Connecting with Customers via Smart Phones and Tablets,” is being offered by the...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Having a second chance: Teen court aims to halt delinquency

Having a second chance: Teen court aims to halt delinquency

ROCKINGHAM — Teen court is back in session.Parents, teenagers and various members of Richmond County’s criminal justice community met in t...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Hamlet church collecting items for Baton Rouge flood relief

Hamlet church collecting items for Baton Rouge flood relief

HAMLET — The Rev. Tommy Legrand is calling on people in Richmond and surrounding counties to donate household items, clothing and funds to help ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Hamlet High School class reunion on track

Hamlet High School class reunion on track

HAMLET — Hamlet High School Alumni will host its annual Class of 1944 reunion in the National Railroad Museum and Hall of Fame, but this year th...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Holy Smoke Festival set for Saturday

Holy Smoke Festival set for Saturday

ROCKINGHAM — If you hear a band or smell great food this weekend, there is a good reason.The annual Holy Smoke Barbecue and Music Festival will ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Runners ready for Hinson Lake long haul

Runners ready for Hinson Lake long haul

ROCKINGHAM — Members of the Mangum Track Club and other runners are gearing up for the 2016 Hinson Lake 24-Hour Ultra Classic beginning at 8 a.m...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Richmond County commissioners switch banks in building loan

Richmond County commissioners switch banks in building loan

ROCKINGHAM — The county will be switching institutions to finance its acquisition of the First Bank building on Fayetteville Road — First ...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Suspect faces murder charge in Dobbins Heights robbery

Suspect faces murder charge in Dobbins Heights robbery

DOBBINS HEIGHTS — A Rockingham man is behind bars on a murder charge after deputies say the man he’s accused of robbing later died at a ho...

September 21st, 2016 |