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PINEHURST — Judith Russell, R.N., nurse manager, CCU, was recently awarded the Patriot Award, an award created by Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense office, to publicly recognize individuals who provide outstanding patriotic support and cooperation to their employees that have answered their nation’s call to duty.

Published in Lifestyle

PEMBROKE — UNC Pembroke Chancellor Robin Gary Cummings joined other administrators in applauding 92 employees for their years of service during a luncheon on Thursday. 

Published in Lifestyle

"Beatings will continue until morale improves” has morphed from an old joke to the latest prescription for national salvation. “Compulsory National Service Could Unite America,” whooped a New York Times Op-ed headline last week. Prominent media outlets, think tanks, and too many professors and former generals are calling for government to commandeer a year of young Americans’ lives to forcibly restore their faith in the political system. 

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 09 February 2021 13:08

United Way to celebrate 211 Day on Feb. 11

ROCKINGHAM — In a crisis, in a disaster, in a pandemic, NC 211 is here to help North  Carolinians get connected to food, housing assistance, healthcare resources, and much more. On Feb. 11, NC 211 will join United Way organizations and 211 call centers across the country to celebrate 211 Day and highlight this critical service. 

Published in Local News

ROCKINGHAM – There is a new way to spell “cleaning” in Richmond County, and it’s  in the form “Covington’s Kleening Service.” The new local business, located at 225 South Hancock Street in Rockingham, was welcomed as a new Chamber of Commerce member during a ribbon cutting ceremony held on-site on Wednesday afternoon. 

Published in Local News