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ROCKINGHAM — Nearly 52 acres of land could soon fall within the city limits pending the outcome of a public hearing.

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In North Carolina, fair housing is more important than ever. We have been blessed by economic growth. Good jobs and the natural beauty of our state continue to draw new residents from across the country. But we are seeing that housing supply is not keeping up with demand. ​It is during these challenging market conditions that people ​particularly need the protections of the Fair Housing Act.

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Wednesday, 09 March 2022 20:23

Rockingham abandons downtown alleyway

ROCKINGHAM — An “unused” downtown alleyway will be abandoned following the approval of the City Council on Tuesday.

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022 14:57

February marks Earthquake Awareness Month

RALEIGH — North Carolina is not known for its earthquakes. Hurricanes, yes – but, the natural disaster that shakes the ground due to seismic waves coursing through earth’s rocks below is more prevalent on the West Coast — until recently.

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ROCKINGHAM — City leaders are looking at dividing the former Food King property downtown to bring in new businesses.

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RALEIGH — A supermajority of the N.C. House has approved a proposed constitutional amendment to strengthen private property rights against eminent domain land takings.

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ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County is losing out on a huge chunk of tax revenue following a new valuation of a utility company's property by the state .

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