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ROCKINGHAM — Retired school principal Angela Watkins has been named director of Discovery Place Kids-Rockingham, officially taking over the role earlier this month.

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ROCKINGHAM — Katie Herndon, director of Discovery Place Kids-Rockingham, will leave the museum later this month to pursue new career opportunities.

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ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County saw the sixth-largest increase across the state in visitor spending for 2018, according to a study announced Thursday.

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ROCKINGHAM — Plans for what is being billed as one of the largest Independence Day fireworks displays in the southeast have been finalized.

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ROCKINGHAM — Events at Discovery Place Kids during the month of May will center around the environment and keeping the planet clean.

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ROCKINGHAM — A record number of runners came out Saturday morning for the annual Run for the Ribbons 5K and 1-mile Family Fun Run, according to Discovery Place officials.

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ROCKINGHAM – Looking to show support for your school? Or a chance for a competitive foot race or just a fun family outing? 

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ROCKINGHAM — Young visitors to Discovery Place Kids will get hands-on engineering experience this month as the museum centers activities on the theme “Maker Madness.”

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ROCKINGHAM — Discovery Place Kids will be celebrating six years downtown at the end of the month and the children’s science museum has a list of activities throughout February.

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PEMBROKE — UNC Pembroke Clinical Assistant Professor Jermecka Hamilton Covington has been named the 2021 Rookie of The Year by the North Carolina Nurses Association.   Read more

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PEMBROKE — Pembroke Day, one of the longest-running traditions at UNC Pembroke, will continue on Thursday, Sept. 30.  Read more

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WILMINGTON — Describing a culture of silencing conservative voices at UNCW, one trustee was driven to quit last week with an openly critical post of Seahawk nation on Facebook. Former... Read more

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