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CHARLESTON, S.C. — Since joining REV in 2019, president and CEO Jason Lee has propelled the organization to new heights. Transitioning to a new name, strategic vision, and mission, under Lee’s leadership, REV has once again achieved another milestone. The credit union received merger approval from the National Credit Union Administration and members of North Carolina based Riegelwood Federal Credit Union and Hamlet Federal Credit Union, making REV a multi-state financial institution.

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RALEIGH — Effective Jan. 1, 2021, the contribution limit for North Carolina political campaigns will increase by $200, from $5,400 to $5,600. No individual or political committee may contribute more than $5,600 to a candidate committee or political committee in any election.

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ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Commissioners managed to save the county $750,000 in interest on the 2009 school bond with approval of a plan to refinance the $7.25 million loan at a lower interest rate.  

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HAMLET — Drew Coleman always knew he was good with numbers and math, but it wasn’t until he took his first accounting class at Richmond Community College that it all clicked for him. His career path was clearly in accounting and finance.

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MB Drift wraps 2-day Spring Ma…

ROCKINGHAM — Drivers kicked up clouds of dust and dirt Sunday afternoon in the second day of MB Drift’s Spring Matsuri at Rockingham Speedway. Read more

Bucky Covington plays first po…

GRAHAM — Bucky Covington took the stage for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic hit in early 2020 in his home state Saturday evening. Read more

Coleman, Tillman lead aggressi…

ROCKINGHAM — Prior to Friday’s opening round 4A state playoff game, there was the question of how long it would take the Richmond Raiders to knock the rust off after... Read more

Berry Patch to host fireworks …

ELLERBE — The Berry Patch is once again salvaging Richmond County’s Independence Day celebrations. Read more

GUEST EDITORIAL: 'Impersonatio…

Before they vote to make online impersonation a crime, state senators should chew the fat with Jim Ardis. Read more

County sets record in househol…

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County residents got rid of quite a few old cans of paint last weekend at the county’s annual Household Hazardous Waste Day. Read more

Hamlet cancels Fourth of July …

HAMLET — For the third time in five years, there will be no fireworks exploding over the Seaboard City. Read more

Former Trustee Mary Ann Elliot…

PEMBROKE — A new school is on the horizon at UNC Pembroke to honor Mary McKenzie Edwards, a strong mother and role model who overcame obstacles in the 1930s to... Read more

Rockets defeat Cavaliers, adva…

CORDOVA — After opening its season with a 34-0 home loss to rival Hamlet Middle, the Rockingham Middle School football team knew that it needed a win at Cordova Middle... Read more



TOP STORY: Rockingham, Hamlet enter agreement with county Read more