Chuck Thames

Chuck Thames

ROCKINGHAM — Crown Pointe Apartments on Cauthen Drive in Rockingham was recently purchased by the affordable housing developer Vitus Group of Seattle, Washington, and is expected to undergo major renovations of approximately $45,000 per unit.  

ROCKINGHAM — “We’re continuing to do everything in our control to stop the spread of COVID-19 in Richmond County,” said County Manager Bryan Land, in a monthly update to the Board of Commissioners Tuesday evening.

ROCKINGHAM — Dr. Dale McInnis, president of Richmond Community College, updated the Board of Commissioners Tuesday evening on the college’s current activities and plans for managing the fall semester in light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

ROCKINGHAM — For $4,  you can get from Hamlet to Rockingham on the Area Richmond Transit bus. If you are over 60 and/or disabled that price can drop to only $1 each way. 

ROCKINGHAM — “We’ve not only fully recovered but we’re stronger and better technically than we were before” said Dr. Dale McInnis, president of Richmond Community College concerning the recent cyber attack at the local campus.

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Board of Commissioners managed to save the county $750,000 in interest on the 2009 school bond with approval of a plan to refinance the $7.25 million loan at a lower interest rate.  

ROCKINGHAM — Tuesday evening, the Richmond County Board of Commissioners heard from both state Rep. Scott Brewer and state Sen. Tom McInnis.  

ROCKINGHAM — Sales tax revenues were up significantly for the month of May, County Manager Bryan Land told the Richmond County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday.

ROCKINGHAM — City Council members on Tuesday were given an overview of the annual Junior Police and Fire Academy summer program during their brief July meeting.

ROCKINGHAM- The City Council on Tuesday adopted a resolution in support of keeping the current ABC system for the sale of liquor in North Carolina.  

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