ROCKINGHAM — A bill addressing the coal ash controversy following a spill into the Dan River earlier this year is on its way to the governor's desk.
ROCKINGHAM — Police say they caught two men with meth and meth ingredients in a stolen pickup truck.
ROCKINGHAM — Robbie Hall will leave his job as Scotland County's social services director this week to return to Richmond County, where he will lead the social services agency in his hometown.
ROCKINGHAM — Dale and Susan Furr are the stewards of Richmond County's first Little Free Library, but they say the book box is really a testament to the man who built it — and the dad who inspired him.
ROCKINGHAM — Police have accused a man of stealing school supplies and nearly causing a wreck with an officer's car.
ROCKINGHAM — A Maryland-based biofuels company wants to build several new facilities in the region, including one in Richmond County.
ROCKINGHAM — Three months after the Baker House homeless shelter's demolition, two Richmond County men have prepared a place where those in need can dwell in safety.
ROCKINGHAM — Today is Charles Gardner's last day as a fireman.The Rockingham Fire Department chief will be hanging up his helmet for good at the end of the day.
In the photo at left, Victor Griffith speaks to a crowd about his turnaround — from being in jail for breaking and entering to becoming of member of Richmond Community College's student government — at a vigil against violence on...
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County is the third-worst county in North Carolina for tractor-trailer crashes that result in injuries, state traffic data shows.
ROCKINGHAM — Two Richmond County men are accused of selling cocaine on multiple occasions, according to sheriff's deputies.
ROCKINGHAM — Police say a man rammed two officers with his car and damaged a police cruiser outside a nightclub early Sunday.
ROCKINGHAM — Cascades Inc., an international paper company with two facilities in Rockingham, announced Monday plans to expand its converting operations into Wagram.
DOBBINS HEIGHTS — The town basketball court will remain closed for the foreseeable future.
ROCKINGHAM — A teenager is accused of breaking into a church after deputies say they saw him running from it.
ROCKINGHAM — Homeschooling is on the rise in Richmond County and throughout North Carolina.
In the photo at left, Chris Clark leads a crowd in singing “We Are One” during a rally for justice at the old Richmond County Courthouse Friday evening.
ROCKINGHAM — Voters in Richmond County and throughout the state will decide this November whether defendants in superior court should be able to waive their right to a jury trial.
In the photo at left, Rockingham Police Officer J.A. Gilbert chases off a rat snake that had crawled into the frame of Emma Jean Broady's truck at Captain D's Seafood Friday afternoon.
ROCKINGHAM — Two Richmond Senior High alumni are planning a rally for peace and justice today on the old county courthouse steps following the shooting of an unarmed teenager by police in Missouri.
ROCKINGHAM — A neighborhood recently rocked by crime is coming together Saturday to celebrate community spirit.
ROCKINGHAM — City streets will soon be a little bit brighter at night.
ELLERBE — This small Richmond County town earned a passing reference on a big television show last week.And that brief mention could bring more customers to one local business.
ROCKINGHAM — City leaders gave Steve Scott an early birthday present, but it's one that could cost him.
ROCKINGHAM — A California company is asking Richmond County residents to pay $83 for public real estate records that cost about $2.