William R. Toler

William R. Toler

DERBY — With lows expected to drop below freezing the next two nights, Richmond County’s peach crops could be endangered.

ROCKINGHAM — With the weather warming up, more people will be hitting Hitchcock Creek and the Pee Dee River for water-related recreation.

RALEIGH — Richmond County’s state representative has introduced a bill to help residents in rural North Carolina gain better access to broadband internet service.

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County’s rate of new COVID-19 cases remains relatively low, however, federal health officials warn of a potential future spike.

HAMLET — More Richmond County students will be able to learn in the classroom more often but will still have one day of virtual instruction.

HAMLET — Some City Council members question if new vehicles — or at least the specific requested vehicles — are needed by municipal departments. during a budget workshop on Wednesday.

ROCKINGHAM — When Brandie-Nicole Watkins graduated from Richmond Senior High School in 2005, she didn’t know she’d be running her own business 15 years later.

ROCKINGHAM — Former members of several Richmond County-based National Guard units reunited Saturday at VFW Post 4203.

HAMLET — More than a dozen students from Richmond Early College High School spent part of last Friday picking up roadside trash.

Wednesday, 17 March 2021 14:14

COLUMN: Good luck, bad luck

As editor, I get a lot of emails about statistics on random topics that I usually just gloss over. However, being St. Patrick’s Day, a recent email on luck caught my eye and I thought it fitting to write about.

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