911 caller describes Rockingham homicide scene

911 caller describes Rockingham homicide scene

ROCKINGHAM — Police released very few details Friday in an ongoing homicide investigation.Chief Billy Kelly said EMS responded to a call around ...

June 24th, 2016 updated: June 24th, 2016. |  


Hamlet Senior Center achieves excellence

Hamlet Senior Center achieves excellence

HAMLET — Hamlet Senior Center Director Nikki Sewell started her new job on April 13 of last year, and one of the first items on her agenda was t...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Pearls of wisdom for high school girls

Pearls of wisdom for high school girls

ROCKINGHAM — In keeping with Leak Street Cultural Center’s broad mission to provide space and programs addressing the needs of the communi...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Richmond County Aging Services offers free fans for seniors

Richmond County Aging Services offers free fans for seniors

ROCKINGHAM — Operation Fan Heat Relief is in full swing at Rockingham Senior Center just in time for the hot temps of the summer season, and tha...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Free seminar to provide tips for home-based businesses

Free seminar to provide tips for home-based businesses

HAMLET– Starting a small business requires determination, motivation, planning and know-how. The Richmond Community College Small Business Cente...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Hopeful hires brave heat for Rue 21 jobs

Hopeful hires brave heat for Rue 21 jobs

ROCKINGHAM — Hundreds of people braved Thursday afternoon’s heat to stand in line for a job with Rue 21.Forty-five minutes after the job f...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Hamlet police charge 2 more in Pine Street shooting

Hamlet police charge 2 more in Pine Street shooting

HAMLET — Two additional suspects have been charged in a Monday midday shooting that sent a man to a hospital.Police arrested 20-year-old Devion ...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Veterans honored with breakfast

Veterans honored with breakfast

ELLERBE — More than 75 people turned out for a breakfast to honor senior veterans at the Ellerbe Senior Center Thursday morning, hosted by Richm...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Playing for ‘love, hope and grace’

Playing for ‘love, hope and grace’

ROCKINGHAM — When Arthur Gilliam decided to put on a free musical event last April, he imagined Nectar — the coffee shop at Hive Recreatio...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Cub scouts camp and learn

Cub scouts camp and learn

HAMLET — Cub scouts from several Richmond County packs are gathering at Fellowship United Methodist Church this week for their annual summer day...

June 23rd, 2016 |