Festivities on the 4th: Hamlet, Ellerbe plan fireworks shows

Festivities on the 4th: Hamlet, Ellerbe plan fireworks shows

HAMLET — Independence Day weekend is finally here, and on Monday night the skies above Hamlet and Ellerbe will sparkle for the Fourth of July.In...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Maxton funeral home hosts open house

Maxton funeral home hosts open house

MAXTON — Robinson-McLean Funeral Service, LLC, recently celebrated its ribbon cutting and open house with more than 100 guests attending the eve...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Larceny suspects lead Richmond County law enforcement on chase

Larceny suspects lead Richmond County law enforcement on chase

HAMLET — Larceny suspects led officers from multiple law enforcement agencies on a chase through Richmond County ending with a crash near Quick ...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Morrison inmates graduate truck driving program

Morrison inmates graduate truck driving program

HOFFMAN — Morrison Correctional Institution graduated 17 inmates from its first commerical driver’s license program Thursday morning in th...

July 1st, 2016 updated: July 1st, 2016. |  


Rockingham to receive $94k for downtown revitalization

Rockingham to receive $94k for downtown revitalization

RALEIGH — Downtown Rockingham is set to receive a $94,340 grant for revitalization and renewal, according to State Rep. Ken Goodman, D-Richmond....

June 30th, 2016 |  


Comicville coming to Ansonia Theatre on July 16

Comicville coming to Ansonia Theatre on July 16

Two Anson County natives are returning home to share a night of comedy July 16.Chris Ledbetter, a Polkton native, is the producer of Comicville, which...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Crime scene investigation discussed at Rockingham PD’s Junior Police Academy

Crime scene investigation discussed at Rockingham PD’s Junior Police Academy

ROCKINGHAM — Detectives Ronald Brigman and Shawn Paxton spent Wednesday afternoon answering questions instead of asking them.Their inquisitors: ...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Richmond County garbage tossers face fines

Richmond County garbage tossers face fines

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Commissioners were talking trash during this month’s regular meeting but not to each other. Rath...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Rockingham parents chronicle daughter’s rare, fatal illness

Rockingham parents chronicle daughter’s rare, fatal illness

ROCKINGHAM — When 7-year-old Kyra Cade did not seem to recover as quickly as other members of her family from an illness making its way through ...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Court documents detail meth ingredients found in Rockingham raid

Court documents detail meth ingredients found in Rockingham raid

ROCKINGHAM — Court documents shed more light into a police investigation that led to a man and woman being arrested on meth and child abuse char...

June 28th, 2016 |