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May 2016 – Community Accents – Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office


Recorded: May 20, 2016 On Location at WLOE/WMYN Studios



(Reidsville, NC) – The Reidsville Police Department has released the following reports. If you or anyone you know has any information concerning these reports, you are asked to contact the Reidsville Police Department at (336) 349-1010.

Rockingham County Schools Elect 2016 – 2017 Teachers of the Year


Rockingham County, NC – Teachers of the Year for each of Rockingham County’s public schools have been elected by their fellow faculty members.

RCC Students Named To Spring 2016 President’s and Dean’s Lists


(Wentworth, NC) – Rockingham Community College announces those named to the fall semester 2016 President’s List and Dean’s List.

Two Receive NC Association of Chiefs of Police Legislative Leadership Award


Fletcher, N.C. (May 22, 2016) – The North Carolina Association of Chiefs of Police announced today that Representative John Faircloth (District 61 – Guilford County) and Senator Jim Davis (District 50 – Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, Macon and Swain Counties)

Memorial Day 2016

William James

Memorial Day 2016 Your Hounourable Columnist had hoped that the day which is set aside to remember the many, many thousands of fellow citizens who have given their lives to protect this country, its people, and its freedoms would not be a day marred with bad news.  Alas, that wish cannot be granted. We hear […]

May 23, 2016 Rockingham County Board Of Education Work Session


(Rockingham County, NC) – VIDEO of the May 23, 2016 Work Session of the Rockingham County Board of Education.

2016 Memorial Day Program – Rockingham County Veterans Memorial Park


(Wentworth, NC) – Video of the 2016 Memorial Day Program held at the Rockingham County Veterans Memorial Park on Hwy 65 in Wentworth, NC. ### … Click HERE To View Additional FLYERS

Merchant 1 Manufacturing to locate in Reidsville


(Reidsville, NC) – Merchant 1 Manufacturing has announced a new location in Reidsville after purchasing a vacant property at 1203 Freeway Drive.

From Forrest’s Perspective: New I-73 Update

Forrest Bray, Rockingham County Guest Columnist

New I-73 update This meeting was held at Madison-Mayodan. There was a large crowd in attendance, as this has been a long time coming , especially for those who regularly use highway 220-68.  With Guilford and Rockingham growing and the airport  job possibilities, this has been important  to citizens of  Rockingham county. DOT representative, Mike […]


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