2 indicted on federal meth charges

2 indicted on federal meth charges

ROCKINGHAM — Two men are facing federal charges for their alleged roles in manufacturing and distributing methamphetamine in Richmond County.Chr...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Rockingham Dragway is hosting the International Model Drag Racing Association Spring Nationals Thursday through Sunday.Drawgway owner Steve Earwood sa...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Lighting the night at Relay for Life

Lighting the night at Relay for Life

HAMLET — If you question attendees of past Relay For Life events about their favorite part of the night, you will likely hear about one of the q...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Support sought for Special Olympics

Support sought for Special Olympics

ROCKINGHAM — This time next week, about 100 Special Olympics athletes will be going for the gold on the Richmond Senior High School football fie...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Traffic stop education bill clears House

Traffic stop education bill clears House

RALEIGH (AP) — An effort to use driver’s education as a means to prevent encounters between North Carolina law enforcement officers and mo...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Homeschool students earn award

Homeschool students earn award

ELLERBE — Sons of the Rev. Stan and Ginny Layton of Ellerbe, 9-year-old Ben Layton and 11-year-old Knox Layton, each received the Memory Master ...

April 26th, 2017 |  


West Rockingham Elementary announces honor roll

West Rockingham Elementary announces honor roll

West Rockingham Elementary recently named its Honor Roll for the 3rd nine weeks.A HONOR ROLLFifth Grade: Carolina Gonzalez, Ariana Telus, and Ashley C...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Ellerbe honor students

Ellerbe honor students

Ellerbe Middle School has named its honor roll for the 3rd nine weeks. Students making the A Honor Roll (pictured) are as follows:Sixth Grade: Ashlyn ...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Murder still unsolved after 15 years

Murder still unsolved after 15 years

ROCKINGHAM — It’s been 15 years of silence. It’s been 15 years of pain.It’s been 15 years since Walter Franklin Long V and ano...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Creek Runners help Habitat

Creek Runners help Habitat

HAMLET — Chris Stovall says he was raised to help others in need.That’s why he and several other members of the Creek Runners Club volunte...

April 24th, 2017 |