William R. Toler

William R. Toler

ELLERBE — For the first time since Lynn McCaskill joined the Lions Club more than 40 years ago, the organization is cancelling its Independence Day activities.

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County Sheriff’s Deputy Lt. N.L. Forester was at the Richmond County Health Department Wednesday afternoon taking pills.

ROCKINGHAM ― A man with pending criminal charges in two states is facing an attempted murder charge for allegedly shooting at an off-duty police officer.

RALEIGH — Republican legislative leaders have reached agreement on a 2019-20 General Fund budget cap of slightly more than $24 billion, shaving about $500 million from Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper’s proposed spending plan.

ROCKINGHAM — A new mural meant to bridge the age gap was unveiled Tuesday in the lobby of Richmond County Department of Social Services.

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Michael Jones

ELLERBE — Michael Jodean Jones, 56, of Ellerbe, passed away Monday, March 18, 2019 at his home.

ROCKINGHAM — With less than two weeks left of putting on his uniform, an outgoing police chief has received North Carolina’s highest honor.

ELLERBE — The “World’s Largest Strawberry” has earned yet another honor.

HAMLET — Richmond County’s two elected members of the North Carolina General Assembly gave local government and business leaders a breakdown of the goings on in Raleigh early Monday during the Chamber of Commerce’s annual Legislative Breakfast.

ROCKINGHAM — Investigators with the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office have charged a woman they say is responsible for setting a fire that burned a church office late last year.

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