HAMLET — Registered nurse Stephanie Hudson has been named 2014 Employee of the Year for Sandhills Regional Medical Center. The recognition is the highest honor a hospital employee can receive.
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ROCKINGHAM — The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded a $5 million contract to resurface major sections of U.S. 74 and the U.S. 74 bypass in Richmond and Scotland counties not already under contract.
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CHERAW, S.C. — Authorities are looking for a Cheraw man wanted in a Sunday night shooting that claimed the life of 28-year-old Brandon Ellerbe.
JACKSON SPRINGS — With the war in Afghanistan winding down and defense contracts drying up, K-2 Solutions is having to find other purposes for its canine training facility.
ROCKINGHAM — Animal lovers danced, dined and socialized Saturday night as the Humane Society of Richmond County held its inaugural Masquerade Furball.
CHESTERFIELD, S.C. — Sheriff's deputies shut down a meth lab last week after arriving to evict a man and woman who had been living at a friend's home.
ABERDEEN — A Richmond County man and woman face marijuana and alcohol charges following Friday night arrests.
ROCKINGHAM — Requests for school budgets created confusion at 14 out of Richmond County's 16 public schools during a public records audit conducted before and during Sunshine Week.
ROCKINGHAM — A call to amend North Carolina's public records law could make it difficult for non-residents to obtain information.
HAMLET — Students at Monroe Avenue Elementary School got their hands dirty Friday potting soil in black plastic buckets and planting Rome Apple trees with the help of teachers and an arborist from the Tree Group Board.
ROCKINGHAM — A Richmond County pair is facing meth charges after deputies say they were caught with one of the ingredients.
ROCKINGHAM — A Hamlet woman is facing drug charges after deputies say she sold cocaine to an informant.
ROCKINGHAM — Today's pets of the week are ready and waiting for adoption into a loving home.
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HAMLET — A man already in jail on assault and property crime charges is now facing felonies in a separate case.
ROCKINGHAM — Four Richmond Senior High School students have been named winners in the Moose Youth Kids Talk speech competition.
LAURINBURG — After 40 months of incarceration in the Scotland County Detention Center, James Rupard came face-to-face with an assembly of his victims for the first time on Thursday as he pleaded guilty to 17 felonies.
ELLERBE — In an area traditionally held by Democrats, there are some in Richmond County hoping to turn the political tide.
HAMLET — The talk in Room 103 in Grimsley Hall on the campus of Richmond Community College Thursday was of government transparency and the public's right to know.
ROCKINGHAM — A man is charged with a sex crime two years after groping a Rockingham woman.
ROCKINGHAM — A man arrested on drug and stolen vehicle charges in Hamlet is now facing charges related to a wreck in Rockingham.
HAMLET — Going to college isn't cheap. Just ask Wingate University student Lisa Hogan, who is currently holding down three jobs to pay her way through school.
HAMLET — State Rep. Garland Pierce wants to know which local and state issues most affect Richmond County women.