‘The Goat Man’s coming’

‘The Goat Man’s coming’

“The Goat Man’s coming” was a familiar saying through the middle parts of the twentieth century; all over our country. Sometimes tra...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Watching the Friday night fights

Watching the Friday night fights

I know it sounds strange, but I have always loved to watch boxing. Back when I was a child, it was something my family did together on Friday nights. ...

May 13th, 2016 |  


Remembering Uncle Johnny

Remembering Uncle Johnny

John F. Bolton, my Dad’s brother, was born Apr. 17th in the year of 1917. He was the knee baby of three brothers and had been named after his gr...

May 7th, 2016 |  


Chicks 101: 4-H program teaches life cycle

Chicks 101: 4-H program teaches life cycle

Recently, 555 second grade students throughout Richmond County public schools participated in the 4-H School Enrichment Curriculum, “Hatching in...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Remembering my Uncle Johnny

Remembering my Uncle Johnny

John F. Bolton, my Dad’s brother, was born Apr. 17th in the year of 1917. He was the knee baby of three brothers and had been named after his gr...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


A firebrand North Carolinian and the president’s wife

A firebrand North Carolinian and the president’s wife

One more question before we forget about the Black History Month just ended: How did President Franklin Roosevelt’s 1938 visit to the University...

February 29th, 2016 |  


Uptown Wadesboro fall fest draws costumed crowd

Uptown Wadesboro fall fest draws costumed crowd

Dozens of people attended the annual fall festival in Wadesboro on Saturday.Costumed children trick-or-treated at local businesses, played games, visi...

November 2nd, 2015 |  


Cub Scouts to recycle electronics

PEACHLAND — Cub Scout Pack 530 is hosting an electronics recycling drive on Saturday, Nov. 7.From 9 a.m. to noon, residents and business owners ...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Maxwell, Fuller welcome baby boy

Ashley Maxwell and Michael Fuller, of Morven, welcomed son Makel Ashtun Fuller on July 6, 2015 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst, N....

October 23rd, 2015 updated: October 23rd, 2015. |  


Morven man celebrates 90th birthday

Morven man celebrates 90th birthday

James F. Steele was born on Sept.3, 1925 in Morven. He celebrated his 90th birthday in the company of family and friends throughout the month of Septe...

October 14th, 2015 |