A Richmond County man is accused of breaking into an estranged girlfriend's home and kidnapping her.
HAMLET — The staff of the Cole Auditorium at Richmond Community College spent Monday preparing for Tuesday night's kickoff of the 2014-15 DeWitt Performing Arts Series, which begins with the Broadway musical revue “Smokey Joe's...
ELLERBE — Words like hyper and energetic are sometimes used to describe Melvin Ingram's leadership style at Ellerbe Middle School. According to the nine-year principal, it's just a part of his personality.
“Back in the day when loving one another was OK. When love was simply love without the games. Oh, can we just go back to yesterday? Yesterday, remember when girls used to make men wait? But now it's like they're giving it away,...
HAMLET — Town Councilman Tony Clewis has been named Rural Planning Organization Transportation Advisory Committee member of the year, the Lumbee River Council of Governments announced.
HAMLET — LaSummer Bruton gave birth to her son about two weeks before her sophomore year of high school began.
ROCKINGHAM —Purple-clad residents will fill the former Richmond County Courthouse's front steps Monday in solidarity against domestic violence.
ROCKINGHAM — Neighbors gathered outside an apartment Friday to pay their respects to a man they say “took care of his own.”
DOBBINS HEIGHTS — A man wanted on drug charges was arrested last weekend in Anson County.
In the photo at left, Leslie Brownfield from Big Rock Sports carries two bags of cat litter into the Richmond County Animal Shelter on Friday.
LAURINBURG — The Writers' Forum at St. Andrews University will hold an open-mic night at 8 p.m. Thursday in the Ronald H. Bayes Writers' Forum Lounge in Orange Residence Hall.
ROCKINGHAM — Veteran lawman Sam Jarrell passed away Thursday after a two-year battle with cancer.
SOUTHERN PINES — A special evening with New York Times best-selling author Sharyn McCrumb is planned Oct. 29 at the Weymouth Center for the Arts & Humanities, home to the N.C. Literary Hall of Fame.
ROCKINGHAM — Police say a 51-year-old man crashed his pickup truck and died after being stabbed in a Rockingham apartment Thursday.
WADESBORO — Winnie Bennett, a member of Pee Dee Electric's Board of Directors, has received the board leadership certificate from the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.
WASHINGTON — Richmond County's congressman is asking for travel restrictions to safeguard Americans from the spread of the Ebola virus.
LAURINBURG — While the JV football team was battling in Pate Stadium, a different kind of contest was going on inside the Scotland High School auditorium Thursday night.
ROCKINGHAM — Chris Yaklin, president of the Richmond County Farm Bureau, knows what it takes to make and maintain connections in a community.
ELLERBE — Two local businesses were raided over the weekend because lawmen say they were operating as illegal nightclubs.
ROCKINGHAM — Teaching, Keith McKenzie says, is something he always knew he wanted to do.
ROCKINGHAM — An afternoon wreck sent the driver of one car to the hospital Wednesday.
HAMLET — The Human Services Technology Club at Richmond Community College is taking part in Operation Christmas Child this year, collecting items to be given to less fortunate children during the holiday season.
ROCKINGHAM — Billed as a heartwarming play, “Love Letters” by A.R. Guerney Jr. opens at Richmond Community Theatre on Oct. 23.
HAMLET — Michael Chapman understands what it means to be a leader.
MOUNT GILEAD — Town Creek Indian Mound is inviting area residents to join in the global celebration of archaeology and the thrill of discovery during International Archaeology Day.