Matt Harrelson

Matt Harrelson

Tuesday, 14 January 2020 16:49

McDonald starts Richmond County GIS project

ROCKINGHAM — In the winter of 2018, while updating his North Carolina Breweries map, Richmond County native and Associate Planner for the City of Charlotte Chris McDonald got the idea to start the Facebook page Small Town GIS, thinking it would give him a location to populate all the random projects he'd been working on in the past and what he'll be working on in the future.

HAMLET — With a new semester starting up for 2020, recognition was the main specialty for the Richmond County Board of Education's January meeting held last week.

Wednesday, 08 January 2020 14:07

Accountant: Financial cuts needed in Ellerbe

ELLERBE — The numbers from the town's 2018-2019 audit report show that cuts will have to be made, according to accountant Ken Anderson.

ROCKINGHAM — After two nights of auditions on Thursday and Friday, more than 40 people stopped by the Richmond Community Theatre to try out for the second show of its 43rd year: "Anne of Green Gables."

Too often we reward children for simply showing up.

Who would have thought that the minute Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton and the Denver Broncos' Peyton Manning took the field in Super Bowl 50, they would both be playing in their last meaningful game? 

The Atlanta Braves have one of the best problems a major league ball club can have: having too many quality starters to make an easy decision as to who should be in the playoff rotation. But if I'm manager Brian Snitker, I may not even make this decision by Thursday, when the NLDS kicks off.

The beginning of a new school year marks the end of the 2019 Major League Baseball season. While home run numbers are higher than ever before in baseball, a common theme while putting together a list of predictions was the strength of teams' pitching.

"There is a huge need for caffeine here in Richmond County. I can attest to that."

Professional sports are comparable to any other type of entertainment.

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