Rockingham County Newswire

Rockingham County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rockingham County, NC.

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  1. Ex-Reidsville High booster gets five years for receiving child porn Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Burlington Times News

    ... as Setliff spends the next five years in a federal prison, the location of which was unknown Thursday. Rockingham County prosecutors dropped the local charges against Setliff in April after she pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Greensboro to ...

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  2. Arrest made in French couple homicide caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    Jose Alvarez, Jr. has been arrested and charged in the 2012 double homicide deaths of Troy and LaDonna French in Rockingham County; WXII 12's Talitha Vickers reports. TRIAD AND EVERYWHERE YOU ARE, THIS IS WXII 12 NEWS AT 10:00.

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  3. Fire Officials Say Man Pretended to Work for Emergency DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Rockingham County, NC- Fire officials tell ABC 13 an Eden man showed up to various emergency calls over the past few weeks, pretending to work for another emergency department. An ABC 13 crew went to his house, but he wasn't home.

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  4. 'RockingCam' livestream launches on top of Mayo MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    A live, HD video stream web cam is now available at www.RCR24.com . The "RockingCam" is a web camera that is placed on Mayo Mountain, the county's highest point, and is a joint project between WLOE/WMYN RockinghamCountyRadio and the Rockingham County Tourism Development Authority .

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  5. DA's office till trying to clear DWI backlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... district attorney, Melanie Earles, who he said spent seven years as a chief assistant district attorney in Rockingham County and is the co-author of a DWI manual used by prosecutors statewide. One of the things Learner has asked Earles, who works ...

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  6. JMU To Play EMURead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Daily News-Record

    ... we think we can pull the upset, but it's good for our kids to play against guys at that level." Dean, a Rockingham County native who is entering his 13th season at EMU this fall, said he has become close friends with Brady, a Philadelphia-area ...

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  7. Live web cam on mountain to promote tourism for countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Business Journal

    A live, high-definition video stream web cam is showing off Rockingham County's rural landscape from the county's highest point, Mayo Mountain. The "RockingCam" is a joint project between WLOE/WMYN RockinghamCountyRadio and the Rockingham County Tourism Development Authority.

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  8. Shift In Short Cold CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    ... y Short, were found fatally shot in their home on Aug. 15, 2002. Her remains were found six weeks later in Rockingham County, North Carolina. She also had been shot.

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  9. Focus shifts in investigation of 2002 slayings of Va. familyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... y Short, were found fatally shot in their home on Aug. 15, 2002. Her remains were found six weeks later in Rockingham County, North Carolina. She also had been shot.

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  10. Focus Shifts in Investigation of Slain Virginia FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | WCAV

    ... Short, were found fatally shot in their home on Aug. 15, 2002. Her remains were found six weeks later in Rockingham County, North Carolina. She also had been shot. The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent ...

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  11. Silver Alert for missing N.C. woman cancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons cancelled a Silver Alert for missing 46-year-old Ronda Parson of Reidsville, North Carolina around 5:15 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call Zachary Fulp at the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office at 336-634-3232.

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  12. Silver Alert issued for missing N.C. womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... lle, wearing a multi-colored shirt, maroon pants, white socks and tennis shoes. Call Zachary Fulp with the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office at 336-634-3232 with any information on her whereabouts.

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  13. Derry man indicted for having child porn collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | UnionLeader.com

    ... of child pornography, according to indictments released Friday. Curry is currently being held at the Rockingham County jail in Brentwood on $15,000 cash bail. Derry police arrested Curry in April, charging him with two counts of possession of child ...

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  14. Former Rockingham County jail inmate sues after fall from bunk bedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | UnionLeader.com

    ... 5K,... A former inmate has filed suit after claiming he fell while climbing down from his bunk bed at the Rockingham County jail last year. (Jason Schreiber/Union Leader Correspondent) - A former jail inmate is suing Rockingham County after claiming ...

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  15. Rockingham County man accused of assaulting victim with stick after disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Burlington Times News

    A Stoneville man was arrested Sunday on assault charges for an incident that occurred Friday night, according to the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office. Welch is accused of assaulting a 43-year-old man at a house on Circle Drive in Eden, the sheriff's office said.

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  16. 911 call: Son shot father at least twice at funeral homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Burlington Times News

    ... His bail was reduced to that amount from $1 million three days after his arrest when Craig Blitzer, the Rockingham County district attorney, told Judge Christine Strader that he and Johnson's attorneys, Jason Ross and Scott Skidmore, agreed on the ...

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  17. Rockingham County commissioner rejects resignation callsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | WBTV

    The News & Record of Greensboro reported that other commissioners and eight residents on Monday asked 61-year-old Keith Mabe to quit. The newspaper reported that commissioners and residents spent almost two hours criticizing Mabe.

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  18. Rockingham residents give embattled commissioner an earful Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Burlington Times News

    As expected, the Rockingham County Board of Commissioners and residents demanded Keith Mabe's resignation as commissioner on Monday night. For almost two hours, Mabe was chastised and condemned for being arrested and charged with driving while impaired - the second offense in seven months.

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  19. Pelham man made his living digging gravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Burlington Times News

    ... the detail. Hairston, now 75 and retired, dug graves for nearly 40 years for most of the funeral homes in Rockingham County and beyond, to put his and wife Nancy Hairston's three children through college. His is a story of hard work, sacrifice and ...

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  20. Eden man finds racially-charged graffiti at his businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Burlington Times News

    The owner of Clarence Hale Auto Parts, 722 Cascade Ave., said he walked into the business' yard and found "We are here! KKK" spray painted on a recreational vehicle. Detectives found more graffiti on the property about 8:25 a.m., and also found a noose hanging from a fence, according to a Rockingham County Sheriff's Office news release.

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