ROCKINGHAM — The green flag may drop once again on racing at Rockingham Speedway.
ROCKINGHAM — Monday was a proud occasion for friends and relatives of the late Hannah Covington McGee, a Rockingham native and devoted member of Daughters of the American Revolution.
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.
ROCKINGHAM — If the Ebola epidemic spreads to North Carolina, Richmond County health officials will be ready to take action.
In an effort to engage Richmond County youth outside of the classroom, Richmond County 4-H recently partnered with Richmond County Schools, local professionals and volunteers to offer 4-H Science Adventures for all the fifth-grade students in the...
JACKSON SPRINGS — FLS Energy will invest nearly $100 million in a solar farm to be built in northern Richmond County's Derby community, officials said Friday.
NORMAN — Just before Mayor Kenneth Broadway's election in 2012, the town held its first-ever Norman Fest, which has grown into an annual event.
HAMLET — As the sun went down Wednesday evening, the neon lights came up.Bright colors rose high into the air, rotating counter-clockwise on the iconic Ferris wheel.
ROCKINGHAM — When asked what motivates her most as an educator, Angela Watkins won't hesitate to answer.“Everything I do, I do for children,” she said.
ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Planning and Zoning Board of Adjustment ruled unanimously Tuesday that New Life Church's Place of Grace — located on the church's 25 acre tract off Airport Road — does not require a...
ROCKINGHAM — Customers of the Fidelity Bank branch offices in Ellerbe and Hamlet received notice last Wednesday that the branches will close in a first-of-the-year consolidation that might take effect as soon as Jan. 12.
ROCKINGHAM — For Cordova School Principal Ellen Mabe, it's all about the students.When asked about her experience over the last 15 months as a new principal, she answered without hesitation.
ROCKINGHAM — For some, the desire to teach is innate. For others, it's acquired. For Yvonne Gilmer, it all began with Popsicle sticks.
For people interested in gardening in the Sandhills, one of the most important practices is adding organic matter to your soil by using compost and cover crops. Organic matter is created with decomposed plant and animal manure residues. Compost is...
ROCKINGHAM — Volunteer firefighters are cooking up a ton and a half of barbecue to raise money for community service projects.
ROCKINGHAM — Whoever said there are not enough hours in a day never ran the Hinson Lake 24-Hour Ultra Classic.
RALEIGH — State Rep. Garland Pierce has been appointed to serve on a new committee tasked with reforming the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Senior High School was the first high school in North Carolina to have a radio station. Execpt for a short programming pause to revamp the studio, WRSH has remained operational since Richmond opened its doors for the first...