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 — Absentee ballots are now available for the upcoming special election for the U.S. House of Representatives, according to Elections Director Connie Kelly.

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ROCKINGHAM — Democrat Dan McCready was the only candidate to file for the 9th Congressional District special election on Tuesday, according to the N.C. State Board of Elections.

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ROCKINGHAM — The first day of filing for the 9th Congressional District special election ended with three candidates, but only one familiar name.

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ROCKINGHAM — Dan McCready won’t be the only retired Marine running for the 9th Congressional District, as former Mecklenberg County Commissioner Matthew Ridenhour— saying "It takes a Marine to beat a Marine  announced in a press release Wednesday that he was jumping in the race, bringing the field of GOP candidates to five for the special election.

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Bellamy hired as Rockingham's …

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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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