Town Creek hosting annual Archaeolympic Games

Town Creek hosting annual Archaeolympic Games

MOUNT GILEAD — To celebrate World Atlatl Day, test your survival skills at Town Creek Indian Mound’s second annual Archaeolympic Games fro...

May 25th, 2016 |  


FirstHealth team finishes second in competition

FirstHealth team finishes second in competition

PINEHURST — There may be some debate about the origin of the sports expression “There is no ‘I’ in teamwork,” but its me...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Best-selling author Randy Wayne White signs books at Rockingham library

Best-selling author Randy Wayne White signs books at Rockingham library

ROCKINGHAM — North Carolina author and Richmond County native Randy Wayne White made a surprise visit to Leath Memorial Library on Monday and au...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Richmond County Animal Shelter seeks homes for pets

Richmond County Animal Shelter seeks homes for pets

ROCKINGHAM — Blackie and Salem are just two of several pets available for adoption from the Richmond County Animal Shelter. Director Bonnie Wild...

May 24th, 2016 |  


3 charged in Richmond County stabbing assault

3 charged in Richmond County stabbing assault

ROCKINGHAM — Three people are charged after an investigation by the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office of an assault that left the victim wi...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Berry Patch selling pink ice cream to help local breast cancer patient

Berry Patch selling pink ice cream to help local breast cancer patient

ELLERBE — Although it’s not currently Breast Cancer Awareness Month, pink vanilla ice cream is back on the menu this week at the Berry Pat...

May 24th, 2016 |  


RCC criminal justice grads sworn in as Richmond County child advocates

RCC criminal justice grads sworn in as Richmond County child advocates

HAMLET — Three Richmond Community College graduates of the Criminal Justice Technology program were recently sworn in as Guardian ad Litem advoc...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Bank of America Stadium tour, Myrtle Beach trips planned for party bus

Bank of America Stadium tour, Myrtle Beach trips planned for party bus

ROCKINGHAM — Local youth soon won’t be able to complain about having nothing to do or anywhere to go during the summer.A Delightful Tour&#...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Richmond County native graduates from The Citadel

Richmond County native graduates from The Citadel

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Jason Perakis of Rockingham graduated from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, on May 7, 2016. Perakis earne...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Growing in Grace

Growing in Grace

ROCKINGHAM — The Place of Grace has come far from its humble beginnings as a tent city for area homeless — first ditching the dirt and dus...

May 23rd, 2016 updated: May 24th, 2016. |