William R. Toler

William R. Toler

ROCKINGHAM — A South Carolina man on parole is facing new charges and an increased bond after being charged in connection to a holdup earlier this month.

ROCKINGHAM — For years, the 26-foot animatronic Smokey Bear belonging to the N.C. Forest Service has called Richmond County home.

ROCKINGHAM — Two men and two women are facing multiple drug charges following a search of a home allegedly used for a marijuana manufacturing operation.

ROCKINGHAM — Heavy metal band Metallica will be headlining two nights of the second annual Epicenter Festival — which will not return to Richmond County for 2020.

NORMAN — Mayor Kenneth Broadway is hoping this year's Norman Fest will be the biggest in its 10-year run.

ROCKINGHAM — Epicenter will not be returning to The Rock.

HAMLET — Police are investigating a series of break-ins on the east side of town within a two-day period.

ROCKINGHAM — A corner lot is going up on the auction block following the approval of a resolution by the City Council on Tuesday.

HAMLET — The ongoing beautification project at City Lake received a contribution Friday from the Bowtie for Boys Club at Fairview Heights Elementary.

ROCKINGHAM — A man accused of breaking into the Richmond County Rescue Squad base and stealing an equipment truck was convicted this week.

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