Rockingham County Newswire

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  1. Reidsville N,C.: Man found dead in his homeRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | WBTV

    Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to call the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office at 634-3232 or Rockingham County Crime Stoppers at 349-9683.

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  2. Byrd serves as N.C. Senate pageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Sampson Independent

    ... by Sen, Brent Jackson, R-Sampson, and appointed by the Senate President Pro Tempore, Phil Berger of Rockingham County. Statewide high school students in grades 9 through 12 serve as pages when the General Assembly is in session. They perform ...

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  3. Prep roundup: Graham rallies to beat Warriors in volleyballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Burlington Times News

    ... recorded 28 digs for Graham (1-2). Izlyn Law tallied 13 assists, while Alexia Matias added six kills. a- ROCKINGHAM COUNTY 3, WILLIAMS 1: At Wentworth, host Rockingham County defeated Williams High School in four sets in a Mid-State 3-A Conference ...

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  4. Prep roundup: Warriors rally to upend Williams in boys' soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Burlington Times News

    ... had nine saves for the Warriors (3-0) and Luke Haverstrom stopped 11 shots for the Bulldogs (1-2-1). a- ROCKINGHAM COUNTY 2, EASTERN GUILFORD 0: At Gibsonville, visiting Rockingham County scored twice in the first half and held on to defeat the ...

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  5. Four charged with vandalism in Rockingham CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Burlington Times News

    Four people ages 20 and under are charged in connection with a string of vandalism that occurred last week in Rockingham County.

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  6. To the litterbug tossing liter in front of my house- Thank youRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Daily Kos

    ... uncle is poised to make a fortune off of selling his land rights to the oil and gas companies in nearby Rockingham County. Too bad you shot his cat while drunk that one night 10 years ago. So go on Sonny, keep living your litterbug life, your ...

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  7. WXII 12 Mobile CastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    ... INSIDE. AND THE ADDITIONAL SAFETY FEATURES AREN'T JUST HAPPENING aIN AND AROUND LOCAL SCHOOLS. BUSES IN ROCKINGHAM COUNTY WILL HAVE CAMERAS STRAPPED TO THE "STOP ARM" TO HELP IDENTIFY DRIVERS WHO PASS STOPPED SCHOOL BUSES ILLEGALLY. PRESIDENT OBAMA ...

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  8. Public meeting on Fracking in Rockingham CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    AND TOMORROW NIGHT... THERE'S A PUBLIC MEETING ON FRACKING aAT ROCKINGHAM COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL.

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  9. This week at progressive state blogs: Detroit teachers fight new cuts, lost jobs on Kasich's watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Daily Kos

    ... crisis when the bottom literally fell out of a giant Duke Energy coal ash pit next to the Dan River in Rockingham County. Suddenly, millions of people who had never even heard of coal ash became painfully aware that millions of tons of the toxic ...

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  10. Remington Arms to lay off 105 in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Business Journal

    ... was founded 198-years ago in Ilion, New York, 80 miles west of Albany. Today it's headquarters is based in Rockingham County. Remington Arms Co., which employs about 2,000 people in Ilion, N.Y., is moving some assembly line work for its Bushmaster ...

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  11. Reidsville Area Foundation gets new executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Business Journal

    Jennifer Coleman Nixon , a Rockingham County native and resident, has been named to the position.

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  12. NC lawmakers reach compromise on coal ash measureNC lawmakers reach...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... handout photo from Duke Energy shows a coal ash pond that was the site of a spill into the Dan River in Rockingham County, North Carolina. RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - State House and Senate leaders said Tuesday that lawmakers have reached a compromise on ...

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  13. Fracking not worth risk, some Rockingham County residents sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2012 | Burlington Times News

    ... enough gas here," Kellogg said. "There's only enough to power our state for three years." The portion of Rockingham County energy companies are targeting stretches across the western side near the Dan River and into Stokes County. The Energy and ...

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  14. House defeats incentives billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Charlotte Observer

    Speaker of the House Thom Tillis, a Republican from Huntersvile, confers with Chris Hayes, his chief of staff, as the N.C. House debates a sales tax and economic development bill during a session Tuesday at the Legislative Building in Raleigh.

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  15. Man allegedly drives into NC jewelry storeMan allegedly drives into...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... Entering, Felony Larceny after Breaking and Entering along with Injury to Real Property. Smith is in the Rockingham County Detention Center under a $100,000 secured bond. Anyone with information about Tony Smith Jr. and the location of any of the ...

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  16. NC coal ash legislation could be approved WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | News Observer

    Jenny Edwards, program manager for Rockingham County with the Dan River Basin Association, scoops coal ash from the banks of the river last February after the Duke plant spill near Eden.

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  17. Stock answers by McCrory don't measure upRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Burlington Times News

    ... - his former employer for 29 years and architects of the recent environmental disaster in neighboring Rockingham County. Apparently he owned it for far longer than he should have as governor of the state and someone with potential oversight over the ...

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  18. NC: New Bus Service Connects Rockingham TownsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Mass Transit

    Aug. 17--A new bus route is the kind of news that would be common and mundane in many cities. But not in Rockingham County, where some residents struggle to live. And for 20 or 30 years, the county's publc transit system has been nonexistent. In ...

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  19. Ride marks 12th anniversary of Va. triple slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Washington Examiner

    ... home on Aug. 15, 2002. The remains of their 9-year-old daughter, Jennifer, were found six weeks later in Rockingham County, North Carolina. She also had been shot. Media outlets report that the 12th annual Jennifer Short Memorial Scholarship ...

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  20. Riders just want justiceRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... abducted by her parents' killer or killers. Jennifer's remains were found about six weeks later in Rockingham County, N.C. She also had been shot to death. "I can't imagine who would shoot a 9-year-old girl," exclaimed Bob Remillard of ...

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