HAMLET — The Hamlet Police Department, along with members of the North Carolina Governor's Highway Safety Program Region 6 Task Force, hosted a DWI checkpoint and a city-wide traffic enforcement patrol on Friday, March 22, 2019.

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GARNER — The holiday "Booze It & Lose It" impaired driving prevention and enforcement campaign, which ran Dec. 14 to Jan. 2, showed a drop in total DWI arrests compared to last year’s campaign.

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Hood, Stroman and Covington sh…

ROCKINGHAM — It’s been a long time since the Richmond Senior High School football team lost a season-opening contest, and the Raiders continued the streak Friday, kickstarting the 2019 campaign... Read more

GUEST EDITORIAL: GOP, Dems bot…

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Governor vetoes Excellent Publ…

RALEIGH — Three days. Three vetoes. Gov. Roy Cooper announced late Friday, Aug. 23, that he vetoed Senate Bill 438, the Excellent Public School Act of 2019.  Read more

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I was reading one of the big news websites this morning and came across an article about what the latest goofy thing the city of San Francisco is doing. Keep... Read more

COLUMN: School buses are rolli…

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State elections board approves…

RALEIGH — The State Board of Elections on Friday certified the voting systems of three vendors for use in North Carolina elections. Read more

Richmond Community College Cyb…

HAMLET — Starting this fall, Richmond Senior High School students will be able to take cyber security courses at the high school through Richmond Community College. Read more

Prescription drug charges dism…

ROCKINGHAM — Criminal charges against the former county human resources director were dismissed by the prosecutor Friday. Read more

Search continues for missing A…

WADESBORO — Deputies in Anson County are asking for help locating a man who has been missing all week. Read more



TOP STORY: Richmond Raider football is back tonight! WEATHER: Tonight's forecast should hold up for the big game ALSO: Richmond County pair charged with meth trafficking following raid by feds Read more