ROCKINGHAM — Law enforcement officers from four agencies in Richmond County ran a little more than a 5K Friday morning in the annual Special Olympics Torch Run.
ROCKINGHAM — Theressa Smith is looking for a few good parents.Smith, who works with foster care licensing through the Department of Social Services, says the 11 licensed homes in the county aren't enough.
ROCKINGHAM — Farmers and Merchants Bank shelled out more than a quarter-million dollars within six months, paying four years worth of taxes and interest on Rockingham Speedway, according to county tax records.
HAMLET — Assisting teachers. Translations and interpretations. Tutoring. Counseling. Orientation. Training. Teaching.
ROCKINGHAM —The first large observance of Memorial Day was held in 1868, three years after the Civil War ended, at Arlington National Cemetery. By the time the 19th century was over, Memorial Day ceremonies were being held across the nation each...
ROCKINGHAM — It's time for Young People's Theatre again, and this year's play is an adaptation of a fantasy classic that is certain to draw an audience.
ROCKINGHAM — A registered sex offender caught a weapons charge last week following a two-day compliance check by U.S. marshals and the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.
SOUTHERN PINES —The search is over for a teenager accused of helping a man rob two victims at gunpoint.Southern Pines police arrested Jeremiah McBride on Tuesday in Cameron.
ROCKINGHAM — When local authorities and deputy U.S. marshals came calling, all but five of Richmond County's 118 registered sex offenders were at home.
ROCKINGHAM — Sheriff Dewitt William Ormsby, Tuesday, Jan. 5, 1943.Constable William David Smith, Wednesday, June 12, 1929.Jailer Samuel Lou Baucom, Thursday, April 29, 1915.
ROCKINGHAM — As America continues to reel from recent clashes between police and civilians, Richmond County and the rest of the nation will honor officers killed in the line of duty when Peace Officers Memorial Day is observed...
ROCKINGHAM — Buster Baxter, one of Arthur Read's friends on the popular children's television series “Arthur,” has something in common with a growing number of kids and adults in Richmond County. Buster has...
ROCKINGHAM — Cheyenne Miller wasn't just a competitor Monday morning — she was also a cheerleader.
ROCKINGHAM — “Celebrate, remember, fight back. This is the celebration,” Ann Wheeler saod during Saturday's Relay for Life cancer survivor breakfast held at Mount Olive Baptist Church.
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County farmers have an opportunity to get assistance with water-related projects — but time is running out.
ROCKINGHAM — One of the nation's largest obstacle race events, Rugged Maniac, will bring crazy obstacles, a wild festival and more than 6,000 revelers to Rockingham Dragway on Saturday, May 16.
HAMLET — Ronald Tillman became Richmond County's only African-American school board member Tuesday, filling the seat left empty when former board member Tom McInnis was elected to the state Senate.
ROCKINGHAM — Cinco de Mayo is not Mexican Independence Day, members of Richmond County's Hispanic community are quick to explain.
ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Public Library System has big plans through the month of May and into the summer, according to event coordinator Debbie Knight of Leath Memorial.
RALEIGH — Richmond County Sheriff James E. Clemmons Jr. met with state Rep. Garland Pierce to express his concern about bills he believes could be detrimental to law enforcement and public safety.