Dobbins Heights: Never forgetting the sacrifices

Dobbins Heights: Never forgetting the sacrifices

DOBBINS HEIGHTS — About 20 Dobbins Heights residents braved the rain Monday morning to honor men and women who lost their lives while on duty as...

May 30th, 2016 updated: May 30th, 2016. |  


‘On this day, we honor the fallen’

‘On this day, we honor the fallen’

ROCKINGHAM —Those who have served and continue to serve in the military from Richmond County were honored Saturday as a way to remember their se...

May 28th, 2016 updated: May 28th, 2016. |  


UNC-P chancellor ‘optimistic on tuition proposal

UNC-P chancellor ‘optimistic on tuition proposal

PEMBROKE — After meeting this week with legislators, the chancellor of The University of North Carolina at Pembroke is optimistic about a bill t...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Richmond County school leaders weigh in on No Child Left Behind replacement

Richmond County school leaders weigh in on No Child Left Behind replacement

HAMLET — The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), approved by the U.S. Congress in December, is set to replace 2002’s No Child Left Behind l...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Early voting ends next Saturday

Early voting ends next Saturday

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County voters have one week left to take advantage of early voting for the upcoming primary.Early voting started Thursday ...

May 28th, 2016 |  


SECU awards $10,000 scholarship

SECU awards $10,000 scholarship

ROCKINGHAM — State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) members via the SECU Foundation, presented a $10,000 four-year college scholarship to Je...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Richmond County law enforcement officers run for the Special Olympics

Richmond County law enforcement officers run for the Special Olympics

ROCKINGHAM — Officers from three Richmond County law enforcement agencies, quite literally, carried a torch for athletes in the Special Olympics...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


3 companies move under one roof

3 companies move under one roof

ROCKINGHAM — Tim and Nicole Hayden first went into business together in 1995 with Exit Realty after developing a mobile home park in Hoffman. Se...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Sanford man charged in break-in

Sanford man charged in break-in

ROCKINGHAM — A Lee County man is facing felony theft charges in Richmond County.According to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, an arre...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Rep. Pierce to speak at Richmond County Memorial Day service

Rep. Pierce to speak at Richmond County Memorial Day service

ROCKINGHAM — Garland Pierce was playing basketball when his family got the news that his first cousin had been killed in Vietnam.Cpl. Hugh R. Mc...

May 27th, 2016 |