Betty Gallo McIntyre

Betty Gallo McIntyre

ROCKINGHAM – Downtown Rockingham filled up quickly Saturday morning with holiday spirit as food vendors, crafters, activities for children and art displays celebrated the city’s annual Christmas on the Square event.

ROCKINGHAM – Car lovers gathered Saturday at Griffin Toyota in Rockingham for the “Cruising for a Cause” event fundraiser, which was aimed at raising funds to benefit Richmond County Special Olympics (RCSO).


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ROCKINGHAM – Downtown Rockingham will be buzzing with well over 100 vendors on Saturday, December 2 as the 21st annual Christmas on the Square event is set to be held.

ELLERBE – Streets in Ellerbe were closed Saturday morning as tractors, antique vehicles, Model T mini cars and horses took over for the 22nd annual Farmer’s Day Parade.

LAURINBURG – It may have been a bit brisk Saturday morning, but that didn’t stop the sound of motorcycles firing up to participate in Smithfield Hog Production’s sixth annual BBQ Cook Off and Motorcycle Run fundraiser for veterans.

ROCKINGHAM – With all the events and activities going on for Veteran’s Day over the weekend, included was one unique and interesting display in Richmond County. Arts Richmond hosted an art exhibit for local veteran artists on Saturday, November 11.

ABLEMARLE, N.C. – Along with the many activities that are offered while visiting Morrow Mountain State Park, on Sunday, November 5, the annual “Old Fashioned Day Festival” took place.

ROCKINGHAM – Children were able to explore the possibilities of a career Saturday, November 4, while enjoying themselves at the same time.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Following the Fall Bocce Games in Rockingham on Wednesday, November 1, Richmond County Special Olympics (RCSO) athletes participated in the State Games in Charlotte, N.C., over the weekend.

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