Displaying items by tag: Richmond County Animal Shelter

ROCKINGHAM —The Richmond County government may have violated the First Amendment when denying an outspoken animal rights activist a chance to address the commissioners because of perceived threats from 2019.

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ROCKINGHAM — A petition to dismiss the director of the Richmond County Animal Shelter has met more than half of its goal of desired signatures.

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ROCKINGHAM — One local group is counting on the popularity of a character from the Star Wars series “The Mandalorian” to bring in big bucks to help control Richmond County’s unwanted pet population.

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ROCKINGHAM — A former animal shelter volunteer gave the Richmond County Board of Commissioners an emotional breakdown of alleged misconduct and abuse before calling for the termination of the shelter’s director.

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HAMLET— Allison Story has been the director of the Richmond County Animal Advocates since 2012, and in that time has seen her group help low- and fixed-income families get their pets spayed and neutered when money has been an issue.

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