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RALEIGH — State transportation officials recently awarded a contract that will improve driving conditions along sections of I-73/74 in Montgomery and Richmond counties.

HAMLET — Richmond Community College recently held a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification class for employees from five different companies from Richmond and Scotland counties. 

RALEIGH — Legislative leaders are calling Gov. Roy Cooper’s budget bluff.

ROCKINGHAM — Two inmates who escaped from Morrison Correctional Institution on Monday are facing additional charges for an alleged break-in while on the run.

DOBBINS HEIGHTS — Two men who escaped from Morrison Correctional Institution have just been captured.

Monday, 24 June 2019 18:25

USDA announces sausage recall

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WASHINGTON — San Giuseppe Salami Co. by Giacomo, an Elon, North Carolina, establishment, is recalling approximately 832 pounds of ready-to-eat, frozen andouille sausage products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically metal, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced today.

HOFFMAN — The search continues for two men who escaped Morrison Correctional Institution early Monday morning.

HOFFMAN — The Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice has named Kristie Brayboy as the new warden of the Morrison Correctional Institution in Hoffman.

HOFFMAN — One of the convicts who escaped from Morrison Correctional Institute on Monday had nearly two months left on his sentence before breaking out.

EAST ROCKINGHAM — Several Richmond County residents will be doing a roadside cleanup this weekend, trying to improve the look and reduce pollution.

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