Farmers Market comes to downtown Hamlet

Farmers Market comes to downtown Hamlet

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Farmers Market Association dished on plans for growth during Tuesday’s meeting at the county agricultural...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Richmond County Chamber of Commerce boasts more than 40 booths at upcoming Business Expo

Richmond County Chamber of Commerce boasts more than 40 booths at upcoming Business Expo

HAMLET — The Richmond County Chamber of Commerce announces the 2017 Business Expo will be Tuesday, April 25 on the campus of Richmond Community ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


2 collection sites planned in Richmond County for unused, expired medications

2 collection sites planned in Richmond County for unused, expired medications

ROCKINGHAM — Two of Richmond County’s law enforcement agencies are holding events to safely dispose of medications.Both the Rockingham Pol...

March 20th, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


Batty beginning to school week

Batty beginning to school week

ROCKINGHAM — Three schools dismissed students at 2:15 Monday after bats were found in Richmond Senior High School.RSHS, the Richmond County Nint...

March 20th, 2017 |  


$15 minimum wage bill faces climb in Senate

$15 minimum wage bill faces climb in Senate

The sponsor of an act to raise the minimum wage said Friday she doesn’t believe the bill will ever come to a vote.Sen. Angela Bryant, D-Nash, in...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Goodman appointed to committee

Goodman appointed to committee

RALEIGH — North Carolina Speaker of the House of Representatives Tim Moore has appointed State Rep. Ken Goodman of Rockingham to the Council of ...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Local legislators tour Leath Memorial Library for ‘Day in the District’

Local legislators tour Leath Memorial Library for ‘Day in the District’

ROCKINGHAM — More than 50 library lovers gathered in the conference room at Leath Memorial Library Friday for a presentation on all of the digit...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Richmond County Rescue Squad gets underwater camera from auto businesses, riding club

Richmond County Rescue Squad gets underwater camera from auto businesses, riding club

ROCKINGHAM — Two local businesses and motorcycle club presented an underwater camera to the Richmond County Volunteer Rescue Squad on Friday.Rel...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Richmond County pair charged with trafficking meth

Richmond County pair charged with trafficking meth

ROCKINGHAM — Crystal Juanita Dellinger and John Ingram Diggs are accused of distributing methamphetamine out of a brick house on Cartledge Creek...

March 17th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


March against Atlantic Coast Pipeline set to end in Hamlet Saturday

March against Atlantic Coast Pipeline set to end in Hamlet Saturday

PEMBROKE — A group of about 40 people walked Thursday from Red Springs to Pembroke to show their opposition to a pipeline.Some began their trek ...

March 17th, 2017 |