Displaying items by tag: Rockingham Police Department

ROCKINGHAM — Police are investigating a reported robbery at a chain nutrition store late Thursday morning.

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HAMLET — A tag-team effort led to the arrest of a probation absconder with outstanding warrants from multiple departments suspected of stealing a vehicle.

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ROCKINGHAM — Police seized seven cellphones, a set of scales and a handgun from the home of a suspected heroin dealer.

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ROCKINGHAM — A Hamlet woman is facing several drug-related charges after police say they found weed and meth in her car.

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Wednesday, 11 September 2019 17:35

'Richmond County will never forget' 9/11

ROCKINGHAM — “On Sept. 11, 2011, America changed forever — and Richmond County will never forget.”

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ROCKINGHAM — A Scotland County woman is facing charges connected with a late-July drug bust.

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ROCKINGHAM — Three days before finding meth lab, the same officers charged a man who lives on the same street with possession of the drug.

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Thursday, 22 August 2019 13:21

Rockingham Police discover meth lab

ROCKINGHAM ― A weekend traffic stop led investigators to the site of a meth lab in the city limits.

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Thursday, 15 August 2019 20:16

Rockingham Police: Walmart threat is just a hoax

ROCKINGHAM — Regional law enforcement agencies are informing residents about a hoax regarding a threat at Walmart.

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ROCKINGHAM — With only two items on the agenda, City Council members on Tuesday approved a resolution for a $20,000 grant and a purchase contract for two new sanitation trucks.

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Ransom 'pleased' with Raiders…

FAYETTEVILLE — A new era of Richmond Raider baseball began Saturday, as the team competed in its first scrimmages ahead of the 2020 spring campaign. Read more

Gallops advances at 4A state c…

GREENSBORO — The North Carolina High School Athletic Association 4A state wrestling championship got started Friday, a day later than expected due to inclement weather across the state. Read more

No. 3 Raiders fall short in SA…

SOUTHERN PINES — The only thing that prevented the Richmond Senior High School boys’ basketball team from winning the 2019-2020 Sandhills Athletic Conference tournament championship was a “sense of urgency”... Read more

Richmond County awarded $75K t…

HAMLET — The county won’t have to cough up any coin from its coffers to demolish a dilapidated former boat building facility. Read more

Body found near Ellerbe; ident…

ELLERBE — Emergency crews used the Berry Patch parking lot as a staging area during a missing person search Friday. Read more

COLUMN: Catcalls for column in…

The cats have been complaining that I have not featured them in a column lately. I don't know what a big deal being in the newspaper is to a cat... Read more

COLUMN: Ma's old cook stove

In the ‘40s, my grandparents moved from their farm in the Capel’s Mill section of Richmond County to a farm just north of Rockingham. Read more

Roper says budget impasse is h…

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s budget stalemate is seriously affecting its public universities and may even cause enrollment cuts at three institutions participating in a reduced tuition program, say leaders of... Read more

SAC championship on for Friday…

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Senior High School boys’ basketball team will look to finish its sweep through the Sandhills Athletic Conference tournament on Friday. Read more

TOP STORY: Snow falls in Richmond County Read more