Seminar teaches basics of selling on Amazon

Seminar teaches basics of selling on Amazon

HAMLET — Dreaming of working from home? Looking for a way to earn additional income? The Small Business Center of Richmond Community College wil...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Plans in the works for new park in Hamlet

Plans in the works for new park in Hamlet

HAMLET — A ball park where legendary MLB outfielder Ty Cobb once played a game is now a vacant patch of land reclaimed by nature — but onc...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Cold weather cripples Richmond County crops

Cold weather cripples Richmond County crops

ELLERBE — Farmers across the region are concerned about possible crop damage from this week’s deep freeze — and peach orchards seem ...

March 16th, 2017 |  


State, local officials to ‘Build a better world’ at Leath Memorial Library

State, local officials to ‘Build a better world’ at Leath Memorial Library

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County’s delegation in the North Carolina General Assembly will be on-hand at Leath Memorial Library on Friday for a...

March 16th, 2017 updated: March 16th, 2017. |  


Julius Lilly pleads guilty in 2012 Ellerbe beating death of 4-year-old girl

Julius Lilly pleads guilty in 2012 Ellerbe beating death of 4-year-old girl

ROCKINGHAM — Julius Juan Lilly will spend more than 20 years behind bars after taking a plea in the 2012 beating death of a 4-year-old girl.Lill...

March 16th, 2017 updated: March 16th, 2017. |  


An advocates’ advocate

An advocates’ advocate

ROCKINGHAM — Tawlia Watkins, a 1989 graduate of Richmond Senior High School now living with her family in Rock Hill, South Carolina, became an u...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Richmond Senior student Kyle Goodwin wins DC trip

Richmond Senior student Kyle Goodwin wins DC trip

ROCKINGHAM — Each summer, high schoolers from across the country spend a week in Washington, D.C. as part of the National Rural Electric Youth T...

March 15th, 2017 updated: March 15th, 2017. |  


Winners announced in Richmond County Wild Foods cook-off

Winners announced in Richmond County Wild Foods cook-off

ELLERBE — Organaizers of the 2017 Wild Foods Cook-off say the contest “went off with a bang!”Participants got a chance to show off t...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Hamlet council opposes municipal elections bill

Hamlet council opposes municipal elections bill

HAMLET — A bill introduced by Republican state Sen. Ronald Rabin of Harnett County in February would change currently non-partisan local governm...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Richmond Co. deputies: Pair robbed the same victim twice, a month apart

Richmond Co. deputies: Pair robbed the same victim twice, a month apart

ROCKINGHAM — A man and woman are facing multiple felony charges after deputies say they robbed the same man twice.According to the Richmond Coun...

March 14th, 2017 updated: March 14th, 2017. |