ROCKINGHAM — As election results filtered in, state Sen. Dan Bishop took the lead to win the 9th Congressional District race.

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ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Elections on Tuesday voted to approve the purchase of new voting machines that are more simple and secure than those currently in use.

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RALEIGH — The House has unanimously passed Senate Bill 214, to drop voter identification requirements from 2019 elections, and sent it to Gov. Roy Cooper on Wednesday, March 13.

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Bellamy hired as Rockingham's …

     ROCKINGHAM — She’s only been on the job for a week, but Heather Bellamy plans on making a career fighting fires. The 22-year-old was recently hired as the Rockingham Fire Department’s... Read more

COLUMN: Ticking away the momen…

My wife says I am obsessed with time. Keep in mind, this is coming from someone who does not wear a wristwatch, but sets alarms on her phone for everything... Read more

Man evades arrest by Rockingha…

SMITHFIELD — A Cumberland County man is in the Johnston County Jail after giving Richmond County officers the slip last weekend. Read more

Rockingham Police seek identif…

ROCKINGHAM — Police are asking for help identifying a larceny suspect. Read more

UNCP, town gear up for 30th an…

PEMBROKE — UNC Pembroke and the town of Pembroke will team up Thursday to continue a tradition that began in 1989. Read more

Richmond County students learn…

HAMLET — For the past two days, inside the gyms and auditoriums in several middle and high schools in the district, students sat quietly as they listened intently to a... Read more

Richmond County man charged wi…

  ROCKINGHAM — A man is in the Richmond County Jail facing more than a dozen charges, accused of having sex with an underage child. Read more

UNC chancellors say new presid…

RALEIGH — Who should lead the University of North Carolina System? Read more

Voters consider more than dist…

RALEIGH — The General Assembly’s new election maps, as they are now, would largely even the playing field for 2020, experts say. Read more



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