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Spring is an excellent time to remember North Carolina’s history, culture, and individual liberty. Most North Carolina history students know the Halifax Resolves’ significance, signed April 12, 1776, to make us the first colony to direct its members of the Continental Congress to vote for independence. Some know the significance of May 20, 1775, and the passing of the Mecklenburg Declaration. However, most people skip over April 6 and that day’s importance in our state and nation’s foundations.

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LAURINBURG, N.C. – Resiliency has been a common theme throughout the 2017 season for the Richmond Senior High School varsity football team. It has battled back to win several games, most recently last week against Seventy-First High School.

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ROCKINGHAM – It was the biggest game of the year for the junior varsity Raiders, and they made history Thursday night.

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Thursday, 02 November 2017 14:37

Richmond vs. Scotland: The History of the Rivalry

ROCKINGHAM – In the last six seasons, Scotland High School’s varsity football program has managed to do something that no other school has been able to match in the last 46 years – they have defeated the Richmond Raiders six consecutive times.  That accomplishment is just one of the many elements that has molded this annual meeting of neighbors into North Carolina’s biggest high school football rivalry.

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ROCKINGHAM – It was the team’s goal entering the season, and as the season finale is just days away, the Richmond Senior High School Raiders football team can still manage a co-conference championship in the inaugural season of the Sandhills Athletic Conference.

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ROCKINGHAM – Another trying opponent; another winless victim.

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FAYETTEVILLE – Having already earned the title of the “2017 Sandhills Athletic Conference champions” last week, the Richmond Senior High School varsity volleyball team shifted its focus to finishing the regular season a perfect 22-0.

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LAURINBURG, N.C. – And the historic streak continues.

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