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Wednesday, 07 April 2021 15:16

OPINION: Free people require free movement

“Vaccine passports” are the latest in a long line of unusual terms we’ve all become familiar with over the past year.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 31 March 2021 16:07

RichmondCC hosts Afterschool STEM program

HAMLET — Middle school and high school students met virtually for two months with Richmond Community College instructors in an Afterschool STEM program. At the first of March, they brought what they had been learning virtually to campus for hands-on projects.

Published in Lifestyle

RALEIGH — As courthouses begin to reopen across North Carolina, the state’s judicial branch office is preparing to request millions of dollars in funding to help keep them open.

Published in Local News

PINEHURST— FirstHealth On the Go is here for you and your family this holiday season. There’s never a convenient time to be sick, but it’s especially difficult around the holidays when schedules are awry, and you may find yourself in a different location.

Published in Lifestyle
Monday, 30 November 2020 17:46

Having fun with technology

ROCKINGHAM — Senior Douglas McDonald has always enjoyed working with computers.

Published in Lifestyle

PINEHURST— FirstHealth of the Carolinas was recognized for the third consecutive year by The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives in the 2020 CHIME Healthcare’s Most Wired program, earning a certified acute and ambulatory level 8, and improving its previous certified level 7 achievement.

Published in Lifestyle
Monday, 28 September 2020 19:10

Food Lion expands To-Go service at Rockingham store

ROCKINGHAM — Don’t want to go into the store for groceries? Now you don’t have to.

Published in Local News

HAMLET—Richmond Community College graduate Thomas Alfredson is in the midst of a new generation of technology that is vastly improving the wireless network. An electrical engineer, Alfredson is a designer of 5G small cell antennas that are able to handle mass amounts of data at fast speeds, meaning your calls won't get dropped, you can stream music on your phone, or you can watch your favorite Netflix show without it buffering.

Published in Lifestyle

SMITHFIELD, Va. — Smithfield Foods, Inc. announced today it has partnered with Granular, a leading farm management software platform, to help growers in its grain supply chain boost farm sustainability and efficiency while improving crop yields. The offer will be available to grain farmers in North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina and Virginia who sell their grain to Smithfield.

Published in Local News

RALEIGH — The coronavirus forced reforms that could help patients access telemedicine and affordable health care, experts said during the “COVID-19 and Telehealth: A New Era In Virtual Care” Shaftesbury Society meeting Monday, May 18.

Published in Local News
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