HAMLET — In a patriotic service to celebrate Richmond County's “everyday heroes,” Dr. Allison Farrah, pastor of First Baptist Church, led the congregation and choir to demonstrate appreciation for those who protect and serve the community on Sunday, July 14.

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ROCKINGHAM — City Council members on Tuesday were given an overview of the annual Junior Police and Fire Academy summer program during their brief July meeting.

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ROCKINGHAM — A Richmond County man is facing criminal charges in two counties for allegedly stealing and burning a rescue vehicle.

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ROCKINGHAM — A man is accused of trying to kill another man following a weekend shooting.

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ROCKINGHAM — Police have levied three more felony charges against a man already facing more than a dozen drug offenses.

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ROCKINGHAM — A man is facing more than a dozen drug charges and other offenses from two Richmond County law enforcement agencies.

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ROCKINGHAM — Few details have been released in a fatal incident on the railroad tracks Tuesday morning.

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ROCKINGHAM — An individual died after being hit by a train late Tuesday morning.

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ROCKINGHAM — Sgt. Marcus Ricks was recognized at Tuesday’s City Council meeting form completing the Tactical Training Certificate Program at the N.C. Justice Academy.

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ROCKINGHAM — A man is in the Richmond County Jail on attempted murder charges after allegedly setting fire to an occupied camper over the weekend.

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