In praise of days off, and thoughts on scheduling

In praise of days off, and thoughts on scheduling

Thank God for teacher work days.Allowing teachers and students to catch up on their assignments is a beautiful relief. It gives us extra time to get b...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Popular Springs Baptist Church to mark 136th anniversary Sunday

Popular Springs Baptist Church to mark 136th anniversary Sunday

The deadline for all church briefs is 5 p.m. Thursdays. Items may be dropped off at our office at 105 E. Washington St., Rockingham, or sent to us via...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Kids Café after school program set to begin Monday at Leak Street Cultural Center

Kids Café after school program set to begin Monday at Leak Street Cultural Center

The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day prior to publishing. To list your event, email Matt Harrelson at [email protected]..

September 30th, 2016 |  


What happened to good manners?

What happened to good manners?

I deal with the public on a daily basis. I deal with scores of people from all walks of life — rich and poor and everyone in between. I deal wit...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Fall 2016 Litter Sweep taking place Saturday morning in Ellerbe

Fall 2016 Litter Sweep taking place Saturday morning in Ellerbe

The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day prior to publishing. To list your event, email Matt Harrelson at [email protected]..

September 29th, 2016 |  


Davita Dialysis of Richmond County to host remembrance service Thursday in Hamlet

Davita Dialysis of Richmond County to host remembrance service Thursday in Hamlet

The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day prior to publishing. To list your event, email Matt Harrelson at [email protected]..

September 28th, 2016 |  


Learning to eat my vegetables

Learning to eat my vegetables

Back when I was a child, I’m sure I would have been considered a very picky eater. I’m mighty afraid if food didn’t look good to me ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Rockingham Lions Club selling barbecue plates on Thursday

Rockingham Lions Club selling barbecue plates on Thursday

The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day prior to publishing. To list your event, email Matt Harrelson at [email protected]..

September 27th, 2016 |  


Healthy eating with a busy schedule

Healthy eating with a busy schedule

School has started and the holidays are just around the corner. This time of year can be a challenge for those balancing a busy schedule with a health...

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


Richmond County Republican Party to meet Tuesday at its downtown headquarters

Richmond County Republican Party to meet Tuesday at its downtown headquarters

The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day prior to publishing. To list your event, email Matt Harrelson at [email protected]..

September 26th, 2016 |