HAMLET — It's been 14 years and seven days since the 9/11 terror attacks, but community support for people who work in emergency services is surging in Richmond County.
ROCKINGHAM — A two-car crash at the intersection of East Broad Avenue and Long Drive sent two people to the hospital and blocked traffic for more than an hour Thursday as paramedics, police and firefighters assessed injuries and...
WASHINGTON — A bill introduced by U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson to limit the Transportation Security Administration's air travel fees passed the House of Representatives on Wednesday.
HAMLET — Five suspects have been arrested in two separate snack machine break-ins.Police say the Hamlet Train Depot, and subsequently a snack machine, was broken into Aug. 30.
ROCKINGHAM — After much anticipation, chicken wing fans in Richmond County finally have a place to call home.
HOFFMAN — Ellerbe Mayor Lee Berry was on his way home last Thursday when he made an unexpected stop — by hitting a bear.
October is more than just the season for Halloween, it's also Domestic Violence Awareness Month. And the Centers for Disease Control's National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey tells a scary story.
HAMLET — State Rep. Garland Pierce will meet with students at Monroe Avenue Elementary School on Monday as part of a back-to-school program sponsored by the National Conference of State Legislators.
HAMLET — Richmond Community College has entered a partnership with Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute to offer truck driver training this fall.
SOUTHERN PINES — Dr. Lee R. Lowery found just the medical practice he had hoped to join in the Southern Pines Women's Health Center, a FirstHealth clinic.
HAMLET — Duke Energy's Sherwood H. Smith Jr. energy complex off Airport Road is at the center of a civil complaint to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency filed Wednesday.
HAMLET — A North Carolina Supreme Court justice made the trip from Raleigh to speak at Richmond Community College for Constitution Day on Wednesday.
ROCKINGHAM — Two Richmond County men have been arrested on cocaine charges in separate incidents.
HOFFMAN — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and Richmond County chapter of Ducks Unlimited will host a Greenwing kids' fishing event at the McKinney Lake State Fish Hatchery from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 27.
ROCKINGHAM — Bean bags will be flying through the air Saturday at the Richmond Pines Country Club during the Tossin' for Tails Cornhole Tournament.
CHERAW, S.C. — An alert sheriff's deputy busted an apparent mobile meth lab and arrested two men after noticing suspicious behavior while shopping at Walmart.
ROCKINGHAM — Bells will be ringing in Richmond County and across the country this afternoon.
ROCKINGHAM — Parents and business boosters are working to drum up public support for a local sales tax referendum for parks and recreation on the Nov. 4 ballot.
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County is one of the United States' 100 best places to farm, according to a magazine group's analysis of census data from more than 3,000 U.S. counties.
ROCKINGHAM — Eight days after her conviction on meth charges, sheriff's deputies say a Richmond County woman was caught with a key ingredient of methamphetamine.
HAMLET — A defendant accused in a rash of car break-ins has also been charged with forcing his way into a Hamlet home and raiding the fridge.
ROCKINGHAM — A candidate for Richmond County sheriff is questioning statistics on the county's crime rate.
Every five years, farmers are asked to complete a lengthy USDA Census of Agriculture form, and the most recent data (2012) is spurring new reports of a strong agricultural future for Richmond County.
ROCKINGHAM — Eloquent as they were elegant, Civil War-era women of Richmond County took part in impassioned public debates, and many argued against North Carolina seceding from the Union.
HAMLET — Richmond County residents rolled up their sleeves to help save lives Monday at First United Methodist Church.