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WELCOME, N.C. (July 25, 2019)-Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM), in collaboration with Victory Junction, a camp committed to enriching the lives of children with chronic medical conditions and serious illnesses, today announced a special collaboration for a full-body mosaic paint scheme for the No. 43 Victory Junction Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 driven…
Wednesday, 24 July 2019 21:11

ROSS Racin' 7/25/19)

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Kevin "Happy" Harvick hoists the lobster at New Hampshire, will Jimmie Johnson find success in 2019 and who will propel themselves into the Playoffs in the Cup and Xfinity Series with time running out? Plus, should NASCAR's iRacing league try different tracks such as Rockingham? Also, Rockingham Dragway president, Steve…
Wednesday, 24 July 2019 17:36

Carolina Titans are back in action

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LAUREL HILL — The Carolina Titans softball program has been able to return to the diamond the past couple of weeks after rain caused them to miss out on some opportunities.
RALEIGH — Steve Earwood, who in 1992 realized a lifelong dream with his purchase of Rockingham Dragway, was recognized Tuesday, July 23, on the floor of the North Carolina General Assembly for his contributions to the state, Richmond County and the city of Rockingham.
Here's an unpopular opinion — the Braves should re-sign Josh Donaldson for 2020 and leave Austin Riley in left field.
ROCKINGHAM — With the high school football season kicking off less than a month from now, many in Raider Nation are getting excited, and for good reason.
Friday, 19 July 2019 15:14

COLUMN: Bring back the Rock — virtually

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With talks of NASCAR changing up its Monster Energy Cup Series schedule in 2021, fans have been buzzing about the sport bringing back tracks from the past. Perhaps at the very top of that list for many, including here in Richmond County, is Rockingham Speedway.
LAURINBURG — The Richmond Rattlers’ varsity baseball team put a nice touch to the end of its Central Carolina Scholastic Summer League campaign Thursday night.
LAURINBURG — It wasn’t the ending the junior varsity Richmond Rattlers baseball team was looking for, but for coach Corey Wallace, it was a “pretty good summer.”
ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Senior High School cheerleading program is set to host its annual cheer camp next week.
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