Monday, 22 July 2019 20:06

HAMLET — Richmond Community College officials announced on Facebook late Monday morning that college “experienced a cyber disruption of our network services.” 

Richmond Community College off…

HAMLET — Richmond Community College officials announced on Facebook late Monday morning that college “experienced a cyber disruption of our network services.”  Read more

Richmond County Rescue Mission…

ROCKINGHAM — A year after making a land swap with the county, Richmond County’s homeless shelter has received a substantial grant to fund improvements so that it can offer more... Read more

Fire burns Roberdel mobile hom…

ROCKINGHAM — A man and his dog escaped a late-night fire without injury over the weekend. Read more

Richmond County crews perform …

ROCKINGHAM — Rescuers had to pull four people from the Pee Dee River after they were stranded on the rocks this weekend. Read more

Warrants: Ellerbe woman broke …

ELLERBE — A Richmond County woman is facing assault and theft charges following incidents involving the same victim two consecutive days. Read more

Gov. Cooper proclaims Probatio…

RALEIGH — In recognition of the important public service provided by the state’s probation/parole officers, Gov. Roy Cooper has proclaimed July 21-27, 2019, as Probation, Parole and Community Supervision Officers’... Read more

Wildlife Commission chooses ne…

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission elected a new chairman and vice chairman and welcomed three new commissioners to its governing board at its business meeting July 18. Read more

DeVos, Forest pitch Education …

RALEIGH — U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and N.C. Lt. Gov. Dan Forest this week gathered a roundtable of school-choice advocates to pitch Education Freedom Scholarships. Read more

COLUMN: Official data understa…

When it comes to public affairs, bad news is good and good news is bad. That is, political speeches and media pieces that describe a problem as big and getting... Read more



TOP STORY: New candidates throw in their names for local seats as filing ends. ALSO: Senator Tom McInnis accuses Governor Roy Cooper of holding funding “hostage." WEATHER: Thunderstorms and 80 degree weather... Read more