Staff Report

Staff Report

ROCKINGHAM — Concerns over the near future of the COVID-19 pandemic led the Richmond County Chamber of Commerce to make a tough decision: to cancel Hoptoberfest.

ROCKINGHAM — Two deputies of the Richmond County Sheriff's Office earned a little more prestige on Tuesday.

Wednesday, 15 July 2020 15:57

Rockingham cancels Plaza Jam for August

ROCKINGHAM — The August installment of the Plaza Jam summer concert series has been canceled.

Tuesday, 14 July 2020 17:46

Death Notices

There is not yet any service information for the following death notices:

EMILY PERRY

Emily McDonald Perry, 74, of Rockingham, passed away July 2, 2020 at her home after a brief illness.

Watson-King funeral Home in Rockingham NC is taking care of the family.

Online condolences may be made at www.watson-kingfuneralhome.com.

MILDRED LAWSON

Mrs. Mildred Lawson, 95, of Hamlet, passed Monday, July 13, 2020. Funeral Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Nelson Funeral Service is serving the family.

WILBERT MARSHALL

 

Mr. Wilbert Marshall, 63, Anson County, passed Tuesday, July 14, 2020. Funeral Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Nelson Funeral Service is serving the family.

MARSTON — A fire department in Hoke County has a “new” truck, thanks to Hoffman Fire and Rescue.

ROCKINGHAM — A suspected drug dealer was released from jail the same day investigators searched his home.

RALEIGH — Richmond County Sheriff James Clemmons is one of 23 people appointed by Gov. Roy Cooper on Thursday to the North Carolina Task Force for Racial Equity in Criminal Justice.

HAMLET — Following a closed session Thursday, the Richmond County Board of Education approved the hiring of 12 new teachers and one teacher assistant.

Thursday, 09 July 2020 15:07

Rockingham Council cancels July meeting

ROCKINGHAM — One Richmond County municipal board is canceling it’s July meeting.

ROCKINGHAM — Car dealerships and pharmacies are among the 25 Richmond County businesses that received Paycheck Protection Program loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration.

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