Staff Report

Staff Report

HAMLET — With Richmond County Schools being closed for at least the next two weeks, the district is setting up meal sites for students.

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County’s libraries are suspending all programs until further notice.

HAMLET — With the federal and state governments giving recommendations and mandates on occupancy limits to prevent the spread of COVID-19, schools and colleges are also having to make adjustments.

HAMLET — Classes are still on at Richmond Community College, but all events are canceled until at least mid-April.

ROCKINGHAM — Local court officials have made a few changes due to the current state of emergency because of the coronavirus.

Thursday, 12 March 2020 15:57

Richmond Community College to remain open

HAMLET — Richmond Community College will remain open for business until further directed by local or state health officials.

ROCKINGHAM — Contrary to the rumor mill, there are currently no cases of coronavirus in Richmond County, according to Health and Human Services Director Dr. Tommy Jarrell.

HAMLET — Parents of Richmond County students will hopefully be getting money back after the district canceled most out-of-district travel due to the threat of coronavirus.

HAMLET — Students in Richmond County won’t be leaving the area on any field trips anytime soon.

Tuesday, 10 March 2020 21:22

Rockingham Council approves demolition

ROCKINGHAM — The city will have to foot the bill to demolish another dilapidated dwelling.

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