RALEIGH — A three-judge panel unanimously upheld North Carolina’s new congressional districts, just in time for 2020 candidates to start filing.

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RALEIGH — The state House has passed a new congressional map, giving Democrats a better chance to pick up U.S. House seats in 2020, based on recent voting history.

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RALEIGH — They’re back.

Lawmakers will return to Raleigh Wednesday, Nov. 13, two weeks after adjourning a very, very long session.

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RALEIGH — N.C. lawmakers are once again haggling over how to begin drawing new voter maps. This time, North Carolina’s congressional districts are at stake.

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Lineman exhibition showcases t…

HAMLET — The Electric Lineman program at Richmond Community College graduated its fourth class of lineman students on Wednesday, sending 19 more linemen into the workforce to start a lifelong career... Read more

Consultants for state court ca…

RALEIGH — A long-anticipated report from an education consulting group suggests North Carolina should boost public school spending by at least $8 billion over the next eight years to satisfy... Read more

PILLAR: This season was about …

The reality of Richmond’s magical playoff run and 2019 season coming to an end didn’t really hit me until Wednesday afternoon when I didn’t go meet with head coach Bryan... Read more

Raiders face tough competition…

SOUTHERN PINES — A productive start to the Richmond Senior High School wrestling team’s season met its first speed bump of the winter as the Raiders opened Sandhills Athletic Conference... Read more

ATTORNEY ANALYSIS: No probable…

ROCKINGHAM — A constitutional attorney says it appears deputies with the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office had no probable cause to initiate an arrest that was live streamed by the defendant... Read more

Christmas on the Square draws …

ROCKINGHAM — It was a picture-perfect day downtown Saturday as folks began arriving for the 23rd annual Christmas on the Square.  Read more

VBC Manufacturing partners wit…

HAMLET — Richmond Community College leaders recently visited VBC Manufacturing to tour the Hamlet facility and to discuss customized training for more than a hundred employees working at various levels... Read more

COLUMN: Virgil Griffith is Ame…

On Nov. 29, FBI agents arrested hacker and cryptocurrency developer Virgil Griffith. His alleged crime: Talking. Yes, really. Read more

Free breakfast doubling as foo…

ROCKINGHAM — A group comprised mostly of Richmond County elected officials is offering the community a morning meal. Read more



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