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RALEIGH — A joint effort involving the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation, Drug Enforcement Administration, and the North Carolina National Guard resulted in the collection of 18,480 pounds of unused prescription medications as part of Operation Medicine Drop’s Spring Take Back Event and the DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

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ROCKINGHAM — Deputies reportedly found drugs in a truck suspected to have been used in a recent theft.

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Wednesday, 29 December 2021 19:38

Hamlet woman reportedly threatened, robbed with hammer

HAMLET — The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office has charged a woman for allegedly robbing another with a hammer after purporting to be delivering food.

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ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is gearing up for another Operation Medicine Drop to help keep prescription drugs off the streets.

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ROCKINGHAM — If Melissa Schoonover hadn’t left the Richmond County Rescue Squad, there’s a chance she would have responded to the call when her father died of a drug overdose.

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ROCKINGHAM — A left-leaning group is using nearly decade-old statistics on opioid distribution in a call for the expansion of Medicaid — blaming state Republican politicians for the lack of “affordable health care access to rural districts.”

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ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County Sheriff’s Deputy Lt. N.L. Forester was at the Richmond County Health Department Wednesday afternoon taking pills.

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