Mobile Mammography Unit screens 20,000th patient

Mobile Mammography Unit screens 20,000th patient

CHERAW, S.C. — Patricia McKever, a lab technician at Highland Industries for 25 years, became the 20,000th patient to receive a mammogram on the...

March 24th, 2017 |  


3 Richmond Senior students 1 credit away from finishing associate degree at RCC

3 Richmond Senior students 1 credit away from finishing associate degree at RCC

HAMLET — Three Richmond Senior High School students will be participating in two graduation ceremonies this spring, turning their tassels at Ric...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Richmond Senior student athletes face sex crime charges

Richmond Senior student athletes face sex crime charges

ROCKINGHAM — Two Richmond Senior student athletes are facing felony sex crime charges after allegedly being caught parked with a pre-teen on New...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Gentlemen, start your lawn mowers

Gentlemen, start your lawn mowers

ELLERBE — The Ellerbe Lions Club is gearing up for the start of its 2017 Lawn Mower Racing Season, and Rex Crouch said fans and drivers alike ca...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


‘Just keep swimming:’ Kids learn to cope with loss at Hospice’s Camp Haven

‘Just keep swimming:’ Kids learn to cope with loss at Hospice’s Camp Haven

ROCKINGHAM — More than 40 children from Richmond and surrounding counties spent Thursday at Camp Haven — a place where little kids learn s...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


West Rockingham 2nd graders have their brains on books

West Rockingham 2nd graders have their brains on books

ROCKINGHAM — With books stacked on nearly every surface, Joanetta Ingram’s classroom is a reader’s paradise, and it’s her West...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Richmond County man charged with rape twice in 14 months

Richmond County man charged with rape twice in 14 months

ROCKINGHAM — A man with a history of assaults — spending the better part of the last 16 years behind bars — is facing multiple felon...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Richmond Co. Sheriff’s office, FirstHealth team up to collect meds

Richmond Co. Sheriff’s office, FirstHealth team up to collect meds

ROCKINGHAM — Operation Medicine Drop kicked off Wednesday at G104 FM on Airport Road manned by officers from the Richmond County Sheriff’s...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


FirstHealth brings outpatient behavioral services to Sandhills Regional Medical Center in Hamlet

FirstHealth brings outpatient behavioral services to Sandhills Regional Medical Center in Hamlet

HAMLET — FirstHealth of the Carolinas is bringing new services to the former Sandhills Regional Hospital, whose emergency room was permanently c...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Specialist to discuss autism

Specialist to discuss autism

WADESBORO — Connections Family Support Program is hosting guest speaker Nancy Nestor on Thursday, April 6 at the Hampton B. Allen Public Library...

March 22nd, 2017 |