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HAMLET — Worldwide leaders in the electric utility industry know where Hamlet, N.C., is thanks to Richmond Community College’s Electric …

May 6th, 2016 |  

Ellerbe becomes Purple Heart town

Ellerbe becomes Purple Heart town

ELLERBE — Richmond County’s third-largest municipality has become a Purple Heart town, local leaders announced Monday. Town Councilmember Elsie Freeman …

May 6th, 2016 |  

‘We will pray and pray and pray’

‘We will pray and pray and pray’

ROCKINGHAM — More than 150 Richmond County residents braved the cold wind and light rain to come together in front …

May 6th, 2016 |  

$3 million bid on Rockingham Speedway

$3 million bid on Rockingham Speedway

ROCKINGHAM — The highest of the two bids made for Rockingham Speedway Thursday morning came from the company that owns …

May 5th, 2016 updated: May 5th, 2016. |  

Former N.C. NACCP executive director to speak at Richmond County Mother of the Year banquet

Former N.C. NACCP executive director to speak at Richmond County Mother of the Year banquet

Who will be the next Mother of the Year? Find out this weekend as the Richmond County NAACP holds its …

May 5th, 2016 |  

Rockingham Speedway to be auctioned to highest bidder today

Rockingham Speedway to be auctioned to highest bidder today

ROCKINGHAM — For the second time in a decade, Rockingham Speedway is going up for auction. The historic track, adored …

May 5th, 2016 updated: May 5th, 2016. |  

US government: North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights

US government: North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights

RALEIGH, (AP) — A North Carolina law limiting protections to LGBT people violates federal civil rights laws and can’t be …

May 4th, 2016 |  

Buddy Roe’s bike ride to benefit Richmond County Special Olympics

Buddy Roe’s bike ride to benefit Richmond County Special Olympics

ROCKINGHAM — Buddy Roebuck was inspired by his niece, Lisa Horner — an active participant in the Richmond County Special …

May 4th, 2016 |  

Food, fellowship and funding: Place of Grace fundraiser slated for Saturday

Food, fellowship and funding: Place of Grace fundraiser slated for Saturday

ROCKINGHAM — Pat’s Kitchen, aside from its buffet, is famous in Richmond County for hosting fundraisers for groups or individuals …

May 4th, 2016 |  

Richmond County Schools’ employees ‘maintaining’ excellence

Richmond County Schools’ employees ‘maintaining’ excellence

HAMLET — Two Richmond County Schools’ employees were honored for excellence Tuesday during the Board of Education’s monthly meeting. Roscoe …

May 4th, 2016 |  

Record number to walk at RCC graduation

Record number to walk at RCC graduation

Hamlet — Dr. Dale McInnis informed the Richmond Community College Board of Trustees that 361 students would be graduating on …

May 4th, 2016 |  

Newton wins Academic Excellence Award at RCC

Newton wins Academic Excellence Award at RCC

Hamlet — Richmond Community College student Jacob Newton of Hamlet received the Academic Excellence Award for 2016. The Academic Excellence …

May 4th, 2016 |  

Raising the ‘Evil Dead:’ Horror movie fan reconstructs iconic shed from Anson County location

Raising the ‘Evil Dead:’ Horror movie fan reconstructs iconic shed from Anson County location

WADESBORO — The iconic work shed from the classic horror movie “Evil Dead II” has been saved, thanks to a …

May 4th, 2016 |  

Richmond County school board considers Saturday graduation

Richmond County school board considers Saturday graduation

HAMLET — Richmond Raider seniors could be finding themselves throwing their graduation caps into a well-lit sky instead of at …

May 4th, 2016 |  

Cookin’ for a cause

Cookin’ for a cause

ROCKINGHAM — Prepping for a barbecue sale is nothing to oink at. A team of volunteers fired up the grills …

May 4th, 2016 updated: May 4th, 2016. |  

Too Much Sylvia opens Rockingham’s Plaza Jam concert series

Too Much Sylvia opens Rockingham’s Plaza Jam concert series

ROCKINGHAM — Too Much Sylvia will take the stage Thursday night in the first installment of the city’s 2016 Plaza …

May 3rd, 2016 |  

Chamber awarded at the coast

Chamber awarded at the coast

The Richmond County Chamber of Commerce was honored last week as the Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives recognized …

May 3rd, 2016 |  

Music, food, fun planned for Ellerbe Mayfest

Music, food, fun planned for Ellerbe Mayfest

ELLERBE — With spring in full swing, another festival is around the corner. The Mineral Springs Improvement Council is in …

May 3rd, 2016 |  

Hamlet fireman who died in 1969 to be honored at weekend service

Hamlet fireman who died in 1969 to be honored at weekend service

HAMLET — A fallen fireman is being honored more than 45 years following his death. Joe Thomas Sowell will be …

May 3rd, 2016 updated: May 3rd, 2016. |  

Yards, road flooded after dam fails on irrigation pond near Ellerbe

Yards, road flooded after dam fails on irrigation pond near Ellerbe

ELLERBE — Damon Talley was working late Saturday evening when he got a phone call from his wife, saying that …

May 2nd, 2016 |  

2 charged with assault, property damage after March shooting spree in Little Philadelphia

2 charged with assault, property damage after March shooting spree in Little Philadelphia

ROCKINGHAM — Two men are in jail following a March 19 shooting spree in the Little Philadelphia community. Richmond County …

May 2nd, 2016 updated: May 2nd, 2016. |  

Rockingham shooting suspect found in Marston

Rockingham shooting suspect found in Marston

ROCKINGHAM — A man wanted in connection with a shooting last weekend has been apprehended. James Ronnie Tyler, 23, was …

May 2nd, 2016 |  

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