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ELLERBE — A high school team from Stanly County and a middle school team from Surry County took top honors at the 2022 Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament on April 30.

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ASHEBORO — With recently confirmed cases of avian flu in wild birds found in eastern North Carolina, the North Carolina Zoo is taking the precautionary measure of closing its Aviary habitat to the public.

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 ROCKINGHAM — The stars of the Discovery Channel’s most popular franchise, “Street Outlaws: No Prep Kings,” will throw down at The Rock next October in a blockbuster event that will serve as the anchor of a barrier-shattering 2022 schedule announced Monday by track owner Steve Earwood.

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ROCKINGHAM — As executive director of the Richmond County Tourism Development Authority, it’s Meghann Lambeth’s job to bring in visitors.

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DILLSBORO — As he stood on his porch, watching the flames consume his studio, Brant Barnes wasn’t thinking about the fire. 

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ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County saw the sixth-largest increase across the state in visitor spending for 2018, according to a study announced Thursday.

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ROCKINGHAM- The Richmond County Tourism Development Authority has hired Derby native Meghann Lambeth as its new executive director.

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Saturday, 16 February 2019 00:40

Hamlet hires new museum director

HAMLET—There has been a vacancy in the downtown Visitor’s Center since last December, but starting Monday, Jennifer Seaman will get to work promoting the city's history on Main Street. 

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ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Tourism Development Authority is on the hunt for a new executive director.

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