ROCKINGHAM — Mary Catherine Coltrane and Essence Gilbert became the first Richmond Senior High School cheerleaders to earn All-Region honors last month.
ELLERBE — Work crews will repave sections of Grassy Island Road in northern Richmond County under a N.C. Department of Transportation resurfacing project.
RALEIGH — Richmond County's state senator wants to put North Carolina college professors back in the classroom.
ROCKINGHAM — Three men and a woman were arrested on meth charges in a three-day span, according to Richmond County sheriff's deputies.
ROCKINGHAM — A man wanted on a charge for failure to pay child support has turned himself in.
RALEIGH — State Sen. Tom McInnis has introduced a bill to keep the 15-point grading scale used to measure school performance around for at least two more years.
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ROCKINGHAM — Jury selection began Monday in the murder trial of Alexander Ingram.
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 — 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.
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.
ELLERBE — In an area traditionally held by Democrats, there are some in Richmond County hoping to turn the political tide.
RALEIGH — Cities and counties can get on the information superhighway without leaving elderly and low-income North Carolinians in the dust, state lawmakers said Tuesday.
LILESVILLE — Duke Energy says it will temporarily close the Blewett Falls fishing access area to accommodate testing of a fish passage system to study migratory fish as required by federal environmental agencies.
ROCKINGHAM — District Attorney Reece Saunders has named Scott Harkey as Piedmont regional prosecutor.
ROCKINGHAM — As the court-ordered deadline to sell Rockingham Speedway draws to finish this Sunday, it's still not clear who will take the checkered flag.
ROCKINGHAM — Mardi Gras, mastiffs and German shepherds will come together March 21 when the Humane Society of Richmond County hosts the inaugural Masquerade Furball 2015.
ROCKINGHAM — A Hamlet woman is facing criminal charges after deputies say she allowed a dog to starve to death.
PINEHURST – FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital has once again been recognized as one of the state's best hospitals and as a top hospital in patient satisfaction by Business North Carolina magazine.
ROCKINGHAM — The Sandhills Ringers typically only perform once a year, but in 2015, members of the local handbell group will put on their black gloves and ring their bells twice in the month of March.
ROCKINGHAM — Two Richmond County residents are facing drug charges for allegedly selling cocaine.
ROCKINGHAM — Volunteers will break ground on a new house for a fortunate family in Dobbins Heights this summer.
ROCKINGHAM — The second art show at the Leath Memorial Library in Rockingham has been open since Feb. 2 and will remain open until March 27.