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HAMLET — Six students graduated from the Detention Officer Certification Course at Richmond Community College on Wednesday, Aug. 7, and all six passed the state certification exam. 

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HAMLET — A man accused of stealing a vehicle from a Richmond County auto dealership was caught in Cumberland County — with a different stolen vehicle.

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ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County’s law enforcement community met on the steps of the old courthouse Wednesday morning to remember their fallen brothers in blue.

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LAURNINBURG — The last of the six men accused of a Sandhills crime spree has been apprehended. 

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ROCKINGHAM — Four out of six men accused in break-ins across the region are facing additional charges in Richmond County.

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Thursday, 07 March 2019 19:36

6 charged in Hamlet vehicle break-ins

HAMLET — Six men accused of a rash of car break-ins across the Sandhills have more charges heading their way.

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COLUMN: Logging timber yesterd…

In the last few weeks, I’ve been having my timber clear-cut. It’s been about 20 years since it was cut. Up until then most of our farm was in cultivation. When you... Read more

All systems go (for now) in pl…

RALEIGH — Planning for the N.C. State Fair is under way, even as things remain uncertain because of COVID-19 and Gov. Roy Cooper’s lockdown orders. Read more

COLUMN: Change needs to come f…

As a white person in this country, it is difficult to truly understand what persons of color face daily. I am sharing my thoughts on the world today. Before I... Read more

Cooper signs executive order t…

RALEIGH — (Thursday), Gov. Roy Cooper signed Executive Order 143 to addresses the social, environmental, economic, and health disparities in communities of color that have been exacerbated by the COVID-19... Read more

Golden LEAF Foundation awards …

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County Economic Development is proud to announce the award of $1.5 million from the Golden LEAF Foundation toward the extension of a wastewater line. This grant, combined with a... Read more

Bill would make it easier for …

RALEIGH — Military spouses and veterans could find it easier to get jobs in North Carolina. The House Judiciary Committee approved House Bill 1053 on Thursday, June 4, and it heads... Read more

Town Creek Indian Mound reopen…

MOUNT GILIEAD — Town Creek Indian Mound announced on Facebook Thursday that it will open to the public Friday June 5. Read more

Police chief thanks Rockingham…

ROCKINGHAM — With Gov. Roy Cooper’s executive order keeping gyms and fitness centers closed during the COVID-19 pandemic, all but one in Richmond County has played by the rules. Those that... Read more

Rockingham J.C. Penney one of …

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Plaza will soon be losing a large tenant. J.C. Penney announced Thursday the Rockingham location would be one of the 154 stores closing as part of a “store... Read more

TOP STORY: Rockingham J.C. Penney one of 5 N.C. stores to close Read more