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HAMLET — A man is still on the run nearly a month after a warrant was issued for his arrest for allegedly stealing from his mother.

Monday, 25 February 2019 19:33

Mystery boom shakes East Rockingham

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ROCKINGHAM — A late afternoon mysterious boom has some Richmond County residents puzzled — and literally, slightly shaken.

ROCKINGHAM- Though it may seem like everyone you know is getting the flu, there are fewer cases than last season.

Monday, 25 February 2019 15:41

2 more apply for Hamlet City Council vacancy

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HAMLET — Two more people have expressed interest in filling an empty City Council seat, bringing the total number of candidates to five, and one will be chosen Tuesday.

HAMLET — Licensed school social worker Evonne Moore of Rockingham was sworn in Feb. 14 as a new member of Richmond Community College’s Board of Trustees.

ROCKINGHAM — With the North Carolina Board of Elections calling for a new race for the 9th Congressional District, several questions remain.

One, of course, is: Who is going to run?

RALEIGH — Does beleaguered Republican Rev. Mark Harris have a prayer of winning a new 9th U.S. Congressional District election?

Food insecurity isn’t uncommon for Richmond County residents.

Statistics show that thousands of individuals in Richmond are food insecure and do not have access to nourishing food, or very little food in general.

LAURINBURG — Investigators in Scotland County have arrested three men and are looking for three others they say are responsible for a recent regional crime spree.

RALEIGH — The Rev. Mark Harris has thrown in the towel on his hopes of going to Congress. He called for a new election in the 9th U.S. Congressional District as evidence mounted of election fraud in Bladen County during the 2018 election.

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