ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Elections will hold a vote recount for a state judicial contest Wednesday.
HAMLET — A bank manager who grew up in Richmond County will lead the local Chamber of Commerce in 2015.
Farm-City Week is a time to appreciate farmers and bring them together with city people who oftentimes don't understand farming.
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Senior High School has released its distinguished lists for the first nine-week grading period.
LILESVILLE — A newborn and his mother are “both doing fine” a little over a month after the baby was birthed with help from a 911 dispatcher.
HOFFMAN — A manhunt is under way for two inmates who escaped from Morrison Correctional Institution late Sunday night.
ROCKINGHAM — Following a fairly warm day of rain and wind, a cold front is moving into Richmond County.
ROCKINGHAM — As Little Caesars prepares for its Dec. 9 grand opening in the Tri-City Shopping Center, competitor Papa John's Pizza has moved from the same plaza to a location farther down the road.
ROCKINGHAM — Rockingham Middle School students walked out of a theatre at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Friday after teachers determined a production of Shakespeare's “A Midsummer Night's Dream” to be a...
HOFFMAN —Prison officials and local authorities are looking for two inmates who escaped from Richmond County's minimum-security Morrison Correctional Institution late Sunday.
ROCKINGHAM — This week's adoptable pets are ready and waiting for adoption into a loving home just in time for a cold blast of cold arctic air.
HAMLET — Members of Richmond Community College's HVAC Club were on the road again to donate their time and service to local fire departments while gaining on-the-job training. The club cleaned the condenser coils of an air conditioning...
HAMLET — Communities in Schools of Richmond County will launch its inaugural adult spelling bee Saturday at the Cole Auditorium.
ROCKINGHAM — A local nonprofit will join forces with Transitional Services of Richmond County to serve a Thanksgiving feast for needy families from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the National Guard Armory at 1207 Rockingham...
ROCKINGHAM — Washington Street School has announced its honor roll students for the first nine weeks.
ELLERBE — Ellerbe Middle School has named its honor roll for the first nine-week grading period.
LUMBERTON — Four people have been killed in a head-on collision with a school bus that was not carrying any students, according to the Public Schools of Robeson County and the state Highway Patrol.
KINSTON — A Lenoir County teenager bought prescription drugs from a man, overdosed and died.
“You have to enjoy life. Always be surrounded by people that you like, people who have a nice conversation. There are so many positive things to think about” — Sophia Loren
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ROCKINGHAM — A volunteer emergency responder says he was suspended Tuesday for sharing a story on his Facebook page.
Hopefully, last week's Legal Corner gave you a little clarity on the basics of a will and why it is so important to have one created. But, what happens in those difficult situations when a family member dies without a will or if the will is done...
ROCKINGHAM — It was a busy morning at the Richmond County Board of Elections as votes from the 2014 general election were authenticated.
HAMLET — Interim Police Chief Rodney Tucker will be the two-dozenth officer to leave the Hamlet Police Department in the last two years.