Education, music collide to honor Hamlet native and jazz legend John Coltrane

Education, music collide to honor Hamlet native and jazz legend John Coltrane

HAMLET — Those interested in music and history of Richmond County can lend an ear this weekend for the eighth annual John Coltrane Music Edu-Tai...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Hamlet Depot museum to host haunting tour

Hamlet Depot museum to host haunting tour

HAMLET — A limited number of people will join the Southern Scientific Paranormal team at the Hamlet Depot and Museum Oct. 28 for a ghost tour — co...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


Chicken lunch for Richmond County law enforcement

Chicken lunch for Richmond County law enforcement

ROCKINGHAM — Local law enforcement officers were treated to a barbecue chicken cookout Wednesday at the Richmond County Airport, courtesy of Ken...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Yates family establishes scholarship at RCC in honor of father’s community work

Yates family establishes scholarship at RCC in honor of father’s community work

HAMLET — Sept. 20 was a big day for the family of Leroy W. Yates. Yates, 88, received The Order of the Long Leaf Pine from Sen. Tom McInnis, and...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Richmond County cancer patient beats the odds, continues school

Richmond County cancer patient beats the odds, continues school

ROCKINGHAM — Jonathan Hernandez should not be alive, according to prognoses doctors have made since his diagnosis with a rare form of cancer in ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Hudson Brothers Deli begins 36th year

Hudson Brothers Deli begins 36th year

ROCKINGHAM — Brothers Rex and Ray Hudson decided to open a deli-style restaurant almost 40 years ago in downtown Rockingham. Thirty-six years la...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Seaboard 5K scholarship announced

Seaboard 5K scholarship announced

HAMLET — Duke and Melissa Smith, organizers of the Seaboard Festival 5K, met with Richmond Community College officials Tuesday at the Cole Audit...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Small Business Center providing solutions

Small Business Center providing solutions

HAMLET — Richmond Community College has a unique resource for people with an entrepreneurial spirit. The Small Business Center supports the deve...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Racers brave the heat in 24-hour run; collect a ton of pet food for Richmond County Animal Advocates

Racers brave the heat in 24-hour run; collect a ton of pet food for Richmond County Animal Advocates

ROCKINGHAM — The Mangum Track Club Hinson Lake 24-Hour Ultra Classic played out under nearly opposite weather conditions to last year’s ru...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Lawnmower racers to remember John Rummage during doubleheader in Ellerbe

Lawnmower racers to remember John Rummage during doubleheader in Ellerbe

ELLERBE — Lawnmower racing will return to the Lion’s Den Saturday with a doubleheader after last week’s race was canceled. The first...

September 26th, 2016 |