Support sought for Special Olympics

Support sought for Special Olympics

ROCKINGHAM — This time next week, about 100 Special Olympics athletes will be going for the gold on the Richmond Senior High School football fie...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Traffic stop education bill clears House

Traffic stop education bill clears House

RALEIGH (AP) — An effort to use driver’s education as a means to prevent encounters between North Carolina law enforcement officers and mo...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Homeschool students earn award

Homeschool students earn award

ELLERBE — Sons of the Rev. Stan and Ginny Layton of Ellerbe, 9-year-old Ben Layton and 11-year-old Knox Layton, each received the Memory Master ...

April 26th, 2017 |  


West Rockingham Elementary announces honor roll

West Rockingham Elementary announces honor roll

West Rockingham Elementary recently named its Honor Roll for the 3rd nine weeks.A HONOR ROLLFifth Grade: Carolina Gonzalez, Ariana Telus, and Ashley C...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Ellerbe honor students

Ellerbe honor students

Ellerbe Middle School has named its honor roll for the 3rd nine weeks. Students making the A Honor Roll (pictured) are as follows:Sixth Grade: Ashlyn ...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Murder still unsolved after 15 years

Murder still unsolved after 15 years

ROCKINGHAM — It’s been 15 years of silence. It’s been 15 years of pain.It’s been 15 years since Walter Franklin Long V and ano...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Creek Runners help Habitat

Creek Runners help Habitat

HAMLET — Chris Stovall says he was raised to help others in need.That’s why he and several other members of the Creek Runners Club volunte...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Richmond County Senior Games stalled due to rainy weather

Richmond County Senior Games stalled due to rainy weather

HAMLET — Although there were no games played on opening day, seniors were able to enjoy food — catered by Seaboard Station — and hea...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


Chambers is semi-finalist in oratorical contest

Chambers is semi-finalist in oratorical contest

IINDIANAPOLIS, IND - Maggi Patrice Chambers of Rockingham was one of nine semi-finalists Saturday in the National American Legion High School Oratoric...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Hamlet police charge 3 in undercover narcotics investigation

Hamlet police charge 3 in undercover narcotics investigation

HAMLET — Operation March Madness continues into April as police make three more undercover drug arrests.According to Detective Capt. Randy Dover...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |