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Thursday, 26 April 2018 05:02

Washington Street Elementary Honor Roll

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A Honor Roll:

Third Grade (bottom row) from left to right: Ashton Mabe, Cailey Chermak, Angelina Culbreath, Griffin Sharpe, Andre Streeter, Shamir Jones, Ella Edwards, Anna Joy Kennedy, Ava Edwards, Hayden Smith.

Not Pictured: Tyler Buchanan, Essence Ingram

Fourth Grade (center row) from left to right: Maddox Frye, Lukas Horton, Don Chavis, Caroline Hinson, Presley Dawkins, Jake Veach, Tyson Fowler, Jentry Denson.

Not Pictured: Jalen Goulds, Abraham Martinez, Elijah Shaw,

5th Grade (top row) from left to right: Antonio Franco, Elijah Strole, Jack Hawkins, Kennedy Fields, Madeline Mills, Jamyia Lindsey, Abby Chavis, Cash Monroe, Michael Jurczyk

Not Pictured: Jamie Allen, Aliyah Smith

AB Honor Roll:

Third Grade A/B: Avery Borja, Colbie Covington, Jayden Cummings, Aiden Dumas, Darius Emmons, Breyanna English, Emma Gang, Cali Giddens, Brooklynn Glaze, Neveah Griffin, Mason Harris, Jada Hughes, Madisen Jackson, Keyondre Johnson, Jeramiah McMillan, Amina Miller, Graham Odom, Lydia Haber, Aiden Prosser, Audicy Rush, John Terry, Kamel Tillman, Emely Valencia-Gonzalez, Exzaevor Wall, A’nyriah Wright.

Fourth Grade A/B: Madeline Boyette, Madalyn Burnett, Luke Capel, Latrell Carter, Catherine Clifton, Malik Covington, Terry Covington, Carleigh Gibson, Logan Howell, Davis McNeill, Jason Medina, Caden Nolan, Austin Rainwater, Christopher Reed, Jonathan Rose, Christian Surgent, Koby Vazquez-Morales.

Fifth Grade A/B: Makayla Allen, Adamian Covington, Caydence Crump, Trace Davis, Ahjujuan Ewing, Maiya Ferguson, Kimberly Gibson, Emily Hatcher, Christopher Ingram, Tristen James, Kenny Jenks, Michael Jordan, Braxton Knight, Winston Land, Maddox Leviner, Gavin McIntyre, Navada Mercado, Andrew Parker, Joseph Patterson, Jeremiah Ritter, Khamani Robinson, Lincoln Smith, Tammy White-Alston

Terrific Kids:

Pre-K: Monroe LaFave, Leah Knox, Nathan McDonald

Kindergarten: Jamauriyon Dockery, Kamari Hayes, Brianna Graham, Avery Watson, Delilah Swinney, Caleb Smith, Landry Frye, Zy’Merian Johnson, Neylan Smith.

1st: Shaker Alshaif, Tori James, Ryan Ferguson, Aariana McDonald, Addison Watson, Brandon Ingram, Tristan Robson, Braylyn Callahan, Nicholas Miller, Aubree Brewington, Joshua Prosser, Zynazia Marshall, Emma Parker.

2nd: Emily Dominguez, Izzy Roberts, Nolan Dawkins, Josiah Dockery, Cameron Veach, Nathan Culbreath, Angel Christian, Riley Hatcher, Yadira Lopez, Johiah Cameron.

3rd: Lydia Haber, Exzaevor Wall, Jaquez Jackson, Angelina Culbreath, Avery Borja, Colbie Covington, Madison Robey, Noel Terrell, Bladyn Gomez, Astronomy McDonald.

4th: Brian Wright, Jentry Denson, Don Chavis, Matthew Crume, Ella Gibson, Carter Visingard, Riley Butler, Scarlett Gainey, Malik Covington

5th: Madeline Mills, Michael Jordan, Antonio Franco, Tristen James, Cash Monroe, A’ziya Palmer, Curtis McDonald, Kimberly Gibson, Mariah Covington

Thursday, 26 April 2018 05:06

Music The Main Attraction for Norman Jamboree

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NORMAN - Everyone knows about the town in the northern end of Richmond County's annual festival in the fall, but Mayor Kenneth Broadway is trying to expand on that tradition by starting another one in the spring - the Norman Chick-N Pick-N Bluegrass/Country Jamboree taking place tomorrow, Saturday the 28th.

PINEHURST – FirstHealth Hospice & Palliative Care has been named a 2018 Hospice Honors recipient by HEALTHCAREfirst, the leading provider of Web-based home health and hospice software, billing and coding services, CAHPS surveys and advanced analytics.

ROCKINGHAM - The Spring Festival of Tables was held at the First Baptist Church of Rockingham on Friday and Saturday, April 20-21.

CORDOVA - This past Saturday, April 21st, members of Cordova Baptist Church teamed with other community volunteers to continue their cleanup of the Mizpah Cemetery.

Wednesday, 25 April 2018 05:05

Hospice Honors Volunteers at 2018 Awards Banquet

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ROCKINGHAM - It was a night filled with Mardi Gras fun New Orleans style as Richmond County Hospice honored their own “saints” at the 2018 Volunteer Appreciation Awards Banquet.

HAMLET - Perennially popular and one of the Chamber’s most-attended events, the 2018 Business Expo & Connections After Five was held this past Thursday, April 19th at the Cole Auditorium on the  RichmondCC campus. 

Wednesday, 25 April 2018 05:06

Kandace Frye - "I Need To Get Out And Live"

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RAEFORD, NC - Kandace Frye was paralyzed in a January 2014 traffic accident. Before that she was a fitness instructor at FirstHealth Fitness-Richmond. Since then, she's been chasing adrenaline and living life to the fullest.

Wednesday, 25 April 2018 05:01

A & A/B Honor Roll at Fairview Elementary School

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A & A/B Honor Roll at Fairview Heights Elementary School Announced

Raleigh – North Carolina Democratic Party Chairman Wayne Goodwin released the following statement after former Lieutenant Governor Hoyt Patrick Taylor Jr., passed away over the weekend.

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