ROCKINGHAM — It's not every year that two college presidents from Richmond County who share the first name Jerry and have keys to the city of Rockingham retire — but that's what is happening this year, and not entirely by...
HAMLET — The Richmond County Board of Education could be off the hook for driver education dollars if state legislators agree to change the funding formula.
ROCKINGHAM — First observed in 1958, National Library Week is a national event sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries across the country each April.
ROCKINGHAM — A Richmond County pair has been accused of making meth.
HAMLET — People bounced from booth to booth throughout Cole Auditorium Thursday checking out products from local businesses — some edible, some not. Others were collecting items featuring companies' names and logos to take...
ROCKINGHAM — Kelly L. Pruett took the reins Thursday as the first executive director of the Richmond County Tourism Development Authority.
ABERDEEN — Two Richmond County women were arrested Saturday night on shoplifting and drug charges.
RALEIGH — It's less than three months old and has yet to launch a website or open an office, but a group of moderate Democrats is quickly gaining influence in the GOP-controlled General Assembly.
RALEIGH — State Sen. Tom McInnis has been appointed to serve on the Yadkin/Pee Dee River Basin Advisory Commission, his office announced Friday.
ROCKINGHAM — Tiffanee Conrad, livestock extension agent at the N.C. Cooperative Extension's Richmond County Center, has been named a winner of the state Agriculture Awareness and Appreciation Award.
ROCKINGHAM — U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson is accepting entries from all high school students in the 8th Congressional District for the 2015 Congressional Art Competition.
ROCKINGHAM — A four-county Chamber of Commerce shindig went down at Rockingham Dragway Wednesday, bringing chamber members from Anson, Scotland, Richmond and Moore counties together for an outdoor dinner and speech — and, of course, lots...
ROCKINGHAM — Two Richmond County animal charities are in the running to receive $1 for each bottle of moonshine a Concord-based craft distiller sells in 2015.
ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Commissioners gave the mic to County Manager Rick Sago during Tuesday's monthly meeting as he delivered a special State of the County report.
HAMLET — Seeing no glimmer of gold in the brush, Johonnah Brady thought her hunch had taken her to a dead end.
ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Chamber of Commerce will do things a little differently this month as its members join business leaders from Anson, Scotland and Moore counties for April's Business After-Hours event held at the Rockingham...
ROCKINGHAM — With warm weather hopefully here to stay, it's time for outdoor adventurers to pull their canoes and kayaks out, head back down Hitchcock Creek and perhaps see some wildlife along the way.
ROCKINGHAM — April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and if there is one thing Kelly Cunningham of the Richmond County Sexual Assault Response Team wants the people of Richmond County to know, it's that the aftermath of sexual assault is...
RALEIGH — Richmond County could see three quarters of a million dollars pumped back into the local economy if state lawmakers restore a tax credit for the working poor.
ROCKINGHAM — Alyssa Anderson has joined the Richmond County Cooperative Extension staff as area family and consumer sciences agent.
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.