List/Grid Monthly Archives: October 2014

Lowe, Teachey, Butler win Top E.T. titles at The Rock

Lowe, Teachey, Butler win Top E.T. titles at The Rock

ROCKINGHAM — Raeford’s David Lowe made a narrow .003 of a second starting line advantage hold up for a final round victory over St. Paul’s William Brewer Sunday to win the Top ET… Read more »

Obituary: Theresa Mirassou

Obituary: Theresa Mirassou

Silvia Theresa McQueen Mirassou, 58, of Ellerbe, N.C., passed away Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014 at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst. Mrs. Mirassou was born Aug. 20, 1956 in Maricopa County,… Read more »

Conrad, livestock agent, selected for leadership program

Conrad, livestock agent, selected for leadership program

First Richmond County representative chosen Tiffanee Conrad, Richmond County Livestock Agent has been selected as one of 30 young agriculturists to take part in a two-year leadership program that starts… Read more »

Murray: 6 messages abusers need to hear

Murray: 6 messages abusers need to hear

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. More than 1 in 3 women and more than 1 in 4 men in the U.S. have experienced rape, physical violence and/or stalking… Read more »

Obituary: Wilson James McDuffie

Obituary: Wilson James McDuffie

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. — Wilson James McDuffie, 86, of Rockingham, died Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 at his home. He was born Dec. 21, 1927 in Richmond County, a son of the… Read more »

Obituary: Betty Gibson McLean

Obituary: Betty Gibson McLean

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. — Betty Gibson McLean, 81, of Rockingham, died Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 at her home. She was born Aug. 10, 1933 in Richmond County, a daughter of the… Read more »

‘It’s not that easy’

‘It’s not that easy’

Mechanical bull ride a top draw at 32nd annual Seaboard Festival By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com * Photo gallery * 5K race report and photo gallery HAMLET — Along with a… Read more »

Obituary: Emily Phillips Coleman

Obituary: Emily Phillips Coleman

HAMLET, N.C. — Emily Phillips Coleman, 57, of 1007 Rice St., Hamlet, died Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 at Hospice Haven. Visitation will be Sunday, Oct. 26 from 6 p.m. to… Read more »

Kochanowicz, Carpenter take Seaboard Festival 5K titles

Kochanowicz, Carpenter take Seaboard Festival 5K titles

15-year-old earns fifth straight victory By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com * Photo gallery – more than 900 snapshots! * Complete results HAMLET — Dressed in a subdued gray cotton gym shirt and modest sky-blue… Read more »

Our Turn: Let’s talk about community involvement

Our Turn: Let’s talk about community involvement

* Contribute online Previous coverage: * Oct. 21: The numbers quantify the need * Oct. 22: Supporting PeeDeePost.com is the ethical choice Someone suggested the people behind The Pee Dee Post aren’t… Read more »

Another 720 early voters

Another 720 early voters

By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com * ‘Wow’: 874 first day early voters ROCKINGHAM — Another 720 voters cast their ballots on Friday, bringing the two-day early voting total to 1,594. The… Read more »

Students go ‘wild’ at Hamlet Middle School

Students go ‘wild’ at Hamlet Middle School

Staff report HAMLET — Today marks the end of Spirit Week and anti-drug Red Ribbon Week at Hamlet Middle School, and staff and students have been amped up on the… Read more »

Homeowners seek change in fire district

Homeowners seek change in fire district

If approved, homeowners’ insurance rates would drop By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com HAMLET — A group of homeowners have signed a petition requesting their primary fire and EMS district be changed. Select… Read more »

Obituary: Doris Arrington Skipper

Obituary: Doris Arrington Skipper

HAMLET, N.C. — Mrs. Doris Arrington Skipper, wife of Danny, of 702 Hylan Ave., Hamlet, died, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 at Richmond Pines Healthcare and Rehabilitation. Visitation will be Monday,… Read more »

Hudson, Packer to speak at campaign event

Hudson, Packer to speak at campaign event

Billy Packer, the former assistant coach of the Wake Forest Demon Deacons basketball team and color analyst for college basketball, will be speaking at a campaign event for the District… Read more »

HVAC Club making meals happen on Thanksgiving

HVAC Club making meals happen on Thanksgiving

HAMLET — Richmond Community College’s HVAC (Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning) Club recently donated five boxes of food to Covington Street Elementary School in Laurinburg. These boxes will be distributed… Read more »

Altman to tee off Monday at state tournament

Altman to tee off Monday at state tournament

Hannah Altman, a sophomore at Richmond Senior High, qualified for the Class 4A state golf tournament next week at Pinehurst No. 6. Hannah will tee off at 10:24 a.m. on Pinehurst… Read more »

Town Creek to host Great Pumpkin Launch

Town Creek to host Great Pumpkin Launch

MOUNT GILEAD — Don’t throw out your Jack-o-lantern after Halloween this year — chunk it! On Saturday Nov. 1 from noon to 3 p.m., Town Creek Indian Mound will host Boy Scout… Read more »

Pastor Hill: The power of our speech

Pastor Hill: The power of our speech

Pr 18:21 Death and life are in the power of the tongue:…” A small boy was told not to walk across a muddy field. When he came home, his mother… Read more »

Sam’s Auction every Saturday at 7 p.m.

Sam’s Auction every Saturday at 7 p.m.

Sam’s Auction, located at 730 East Highway 74 in Rockingham, has auctions beginning at 7 p.m. each Saturday. Sam’s Auction hosts onsite and off-site estate auctions and consignments. Call Sam… Read more »

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