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RALEIGH — With new U.S. Census data not expected until September, the State Board of Elections is recommending moving all of this year’s municipal elections to 2022.

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“Go to school and make a life outside of Richmond County, there’s nothing here.”

This sentence is one I heard too many times to count growing up in Hamlet, N.C., and I’m sure many others did as well. 

Published in Opinion
Friday, 28 December 2018 17:09

Former Hamlet museum manager disputes dismissal

HAMLET — The recently ousted Depot Museum director is speaking out about her termination.

Stephanie Thornsbury, who held the position of museum manager and downtown coordinator from June 2016 until Dec. 20, released a statement to the Richmond Observer late Friday afternoon, a day following the posting of the position.

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