ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County residents will show their appreciation for the farmers who keep them fed next month during Farm-City Week.
ROCKINGHAM — Several fun family events are planned throughout Richmond County for Halloween this weekend.
This time of year, pumpkins and pumpkin-themed (flavored, scented, you name it!) items are everywhere.
HAMLET — People packed Main Street all day Saturday as the city hosted its 32nd annual Seaboard Festival.
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County roadsides are dotted with blue signs exclaiming “Vote Yes for Parks and Rec” and “Vote Yes for Jobs and Growth.”
ROCKINGHAM —Four seats are up for grabs on the Richmond County Board of Commissioners this year and six candidates are competing for those spots.
ROCKINGHAM — A steady stream of voters flowed in and out of the Richmond County Cooperative Extension office Monday for the first day of early voting.
ROCKINGHAM — Mari Bennett of LMO Rentals is scaring up a few thrills this weekend at the Roberdel entrance to the Hitchcock Creek Blue Trail with an inaugural Creepy Creek Paddle starting Sunday at 4:30 p.m.
ROCKINGHAM — Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan and Republican challenger Thom Tillis are set to go head to head in November's midterm elections. But they are not the only contestants in this year's volatile race.
HAMLET — The Richmond County Chamber of Commerce is asking for nominations for the Richmond County Citizen of the Year, an award given each year to a person for his or her devotion to community service in Richmond County. Deadline for submitting...
HAMLET — Main Street will see its busiest foot traffic of the year on Saturday as Richmond County celebrates the 32nd annual Seaboard Festival.
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.