Rockingham County Newswire

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  1. Defendant, 75, shoots himself as jury deliberates, dies later at area hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    Atkinson piano teacher John Goodwin fatally shot himself Friday in the parking lot at Rockingham County Superior Court with a small caliber handgun.

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  2. Adventurous Mountain Bike TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    ... to do something new this summer, mountain biking may be what your looking for. Lanie Pope has the latest. ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, ESPECIALLY OUTDOORS. LANIE: LANIE POPE GOT TO EXPERIENCE ONE OF THOSE. SHE IS JOINING US NOW. -- CAMERON: LANIE POPE GOT TO ...

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  3. Two unique movie experiences in Rockingham Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    Throw back to days-gone-by, movie goers in Rockingham County have unique opportunities to experience in person and in their cars; Talitha Vickers has more. THE TREASURES CENTURIES IN THE MAKING INSIDE THE ROCKINGHAM THEATER.

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  4. Making that Shine in Rockingham CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    ... WAS SENT TO JAIL FOR IT, AND FELL IN LOVE WITH RACING BECAUSE OF IT. TODAY, HE'S MAKING IT, LEGALLY. ROCKINGHAM COUNTY SEEMED LIKE THE PERFECT HOME FOR US. NICOLE: FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT JOE MUHALICK SAYS THEY'VE GONE FROM EMPLOYING THREE PEOPLE TO ...

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  5. Options few for opponents of gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... is a sin and that marriage is between a man and a woman." Like three-quarters of the voters in rural Rockingham County, he checked "yes" in the 2012 plebiscite when North Carolina joined some 30 other states in adopting constitutional bans on ...

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  6. Moonshine in Madison -- legallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    ... SEE THE FULL STORY TONIGHT AT 5:00. CHRIS: MOONSHINE MADE LOCALLY AND LEGALLY. THERE IS A DISTILLERY IN ROCKINGHAM COUNTY WHERE MOONSHINE IS JARRED UP AND SHIPPED OUT. CHANCES ARE IF YOU'VE BEEN TO THE GROCERY STORE, YOU'VE SEEN PIEDMONT DISTILLERS' ...

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  7. The History behind Nightmare on Scales StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    ... I FOUND OUT. 207 SOUTH SCALE STREET. REIDSVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA. ONCE A NORMAL DRUGSTORE GREW TO A TRUE ROCKINGHAM COUNTY TRAGEDY. IT IS HAUNTED. THE GHOST RIGHT HERE OVER MY SHOULDER. IT IS THE FIRST TIME I EVER HEARD A VOICE AND ASKED ME, WHAT ARE ...

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  8. Late Rockingham Co. sheriff 'always had the makings of a great policeman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | UnionLeader.com

    Hundreds of law enforcement officers from across the county and the state gathered for a wake held Wednesday for Rockingham County Sheriff Michael Downing, who died after a battle with cancer.

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  9. WXII 12 News celebrates Rockingham County ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    WE WILL STAY PRETTY COOL FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. KENNY: WE WILL BE CELEBRATING ROCKINGHAM COUNTY TOMORROW.

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  10. Sirens sound accidentally in cityRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The sirens sounded at about 4 p.m. when a tornado warning was issued for Rockingham and Caswell counties in North Carolina.

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  11. Storms roll through Piedmont, dropping heavy rain, hailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    ... FROM OUR VIDEOGRAPHER. THIS SAME STORM IS CAUSING PROBLEMS IN NORTHWEST GUILFORD, NOW MAKING ITS WAY INTO ROCKINGHAM COUNTY. WE HAVE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNINGS. GUILFORD COUNTY INTO ROCKINGHAM COUNTY. THE STORM IS MOVING NORTH AND EAST AT ABOUT 45 ...

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  12. Prep roundup: Graham softball coach notches 400th victoryRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Burlington Times News

    ... Upsher added base hits for the Red Devils (6-7 overall, 3-0 Mid-State 2-A Conference). a- WILLIAMS 8, ROCKINGHAM COUNTY 7, 8 innings: Shae McCandies raced home with the winning run on a wild pitch and Williams High School avenged an earlier loss to ...

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  13. North Carolina man charged with involuntary manslaughter in dog attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WITN

    A Rockingham County man has surrendered to authorities, who charged him with involuntary manslaughter in the death of a man who they say was the victim of a dog attack. The Rockingham County Sheriff's Office says 55-year-old Daniel Douglas McCollum turned himself in to deputies on Friday and was served with an indictment.

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  14. Grand jury indicts Rockingham commissioner with possession of medsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Burlington Times News

    Embattled Rockingham County Commissioner Keith Mabe will face two other charges in addition to a charge of driving while impaired. On Monday, a grand jury recommended misdemeanor charges for possession of Valium, an anxiety medication, and Paregoric, a medicine used to treat diarrhea.

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  15. Dog owner charged in November Rockingham County deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Burlington Times News

    Charges have been filed against the owner of a pack of dogs accused of contributing to the death of a man visiting Rockingham County from Mexico. A grand jury issued the charges in Rockingham County Courthouse Monday - and some have wondered why they didn't come sooner.

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  16. Prep Roundup: Western Alamance edges Patriots in lacrosse; Williams, ACS roll in girls' soccerRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Burlington Times News

    ... two hits and scored two runs. Garret Hodge was 1-for-1 with two RBI. At Stoney Creek, Tripp Summerlin of Rockingham County shot a 3-under par 33 to win medalist honors at the Mid-State 3-A Conference match held at Stoney Creek Golf Club, outlasting ...

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  17. Duke championship meant busy night for Triad screenprinting companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Business Journal

    Duke University's NCAA Championship spelled out a long night for dozens of employees of Custom Screens Inc. of Madison. The Rockingham County company was picked by Nike to print the official NCAA championship shirts for a win by Duke, Fox8 News reports .

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  18. Three Rockingham County towns exempted from sweepstakes crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Burlington Times News

    Rockingham County officials have been promising for weeks that today they plan to enforce the state's ban on electronic gaming and close operators in the county. District Attorney Craig Blitzer said late Monday that sweepstakes businesses in the cities of Reidsville and Eden and the town of Madison will be exempt from the crackdown.

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  19. House passes bill to reduce Rockingham school board sizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Burlington Times News

    The North Carolina House adopted legislation Tuesday that will shrink the Rockingham County Board of Education and make its races partisan. House Bill 189 now heads to the Senate, where it has the support of the powerful Senate Leader Phil Berger .

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  20. Prep roundup: Fennelle's late goal propels Bulldogs in lacrosse tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Burlington Times News

    ... of the third inning, and then held off BCA to stay undefeated in a Triad Athletic Conference victory. a- ROCKINGHAM COUNTY 4, EASTERN ALAMANCE 2: At Wentworth, Rockingham County scored twice in the bottom of the sixth to claim the Mid-State 3-A ...

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