List/Grid Monthly Archives: November 2014

Skenazy: The newest epidemic

Skenazy: The newest epidemic

Cult of kiddie danger spreading to your neighborhood There is a new religion taking over America. Chances are you haven’t heard of it yet, though you probably know some folks… Read more »

Driver sought for cross-country road trip

Driver sought for cross-country road trip

Wheels4Paws group short a relief driver  By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com Wanted: A man or woman who can walk dogs, provide cats and dogs food and water and clean the occasional crate,… Read more »

Two airlifted after overnight truck crash

Two airlifted after overnight truck crash

Staff report ELLERBE — Two people were airlifted from the scene of a one-vehicle crash early Sunday morning on Sandhill Game Management Road. Emergency personnel from Northside Volunteer Fire Department,… Read more »

Shires, Jackson lead Derby 50K field

Shires, Jackson lead Derby 50K field

  By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com * Photo galleries: Set 1 – Set 2 * Complete results (PDF) * Race website DERBY — Mike Fiorito’s muscles tightened and cramped after the first… Read more »

Obituary: Charles Munn

Obituary: Charles Munn

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. — After a courageous and hard-fought battle with cancer, Charles Raye Munn passed peacefully in his sleep early Friday morning, Nov. 28, 2014. Mr. Munn is survived by his loving and… Read more »

Two hurt in head-on collision

Two hurt in head-on collision

Relative: They’re ‘in God’s hands now’ By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com ROCKINGHAM — Two men were taken for further medical treatment after their vehicles collided head-on in an incident Friday afternoon… Read more »

Hudson: Outrage at president’s immigration order remains

Hudson: Outrage at president’s immigration order remains

Like you, I am absolutely outraged at President Barack Obama’s “my way or no way” approach to the serious issues facing our nation. From unilaterally re-writing his signature health care… Read more »

Obituary: James Grant Sr.

Obituary: James Grant Sr.

James Lacy Grant Sr., of 905 Henderson St., Hamlet, N.C., died Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014 at Hospice Haven. He was born July 7, 1920, in Marlboro County, son of Malon… Read more »

McInnis: ‘Teacher shortage is real’

McInnis: ‘Teacher shortage is real’

Identified as common, real problem across District 25 By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com A science/social studies teacher is needed at Rockingham Middle School. Leak Street School needs certified teachers in math, social… Read more »

Christmas time events around Richmond County

Christmas time events around Richmond County

Staff report Far too many people think there’s nothing to do in or around Richmond County. Perhaps it’s that those people simply aren’t looking. Now that Thanksgiving 2014 is history,… Read more »

Pastor Hill: Thankful for hope

Pastor Hill: Thankful for hope

Col 1:23, “If ye continue in the faith grounded and settled, and be not moved away from the hope of the gospel, which ye have heard, and which was preached… Read more »

A Life Remembered: Macie McQueen

A Life Remembered: Macie McQueen

The story of a community matriarch By Kimberly Harrington Special to The Pee Dee Post She is remembered as a passionate advocate for justice and equality, a driven community activist, a… Read more »

Cheraw ChristmasFest, parade set for Dec. 13

Cheraw ChristmasFest, parade set for Dec. 13

CHERAW, S.C. — Enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas of pure holiday joy as the Town of Cheraw hosts its annual Cheraw ChristmasFest and Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 13. The day’s… Read more »

Ask the Goat: Pacing Cactus Rose

Ask the Goat: Pacing Cactus Rose

With only three weeks out from Javelina, I was doing a fair share of trail running at San Antonio’s most solid single-track system –Eisenhower Park. The “Hillview Trail,” when expanded… Read more »

K2 Solutions to layoff staff in Derby

K2 Solutions to layoff staff in Derby

By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com A Moore County-based defense contractor is reported to be laying off a large portion of its Derby workforce shortly after the new year. A K2 Solutions Inc. employee affected by the… Read more »

Convenient Care Clinic to offer expanded hours

Convenient Care Clinic to offer expanded hours

ROCKINGHAM — FirstHealth Convenient Care in Richmond County will soon be offering new extended hours. Beginning Monday, Dec. 1, the clinic will be open seven days a week, from 10 a.m…. Read more »

Beggs joins PeeDeePost.com sports staff

Beggs joins PeeDeePost.com sports staff

  Staff report Nick Beggs has joined the sports staff at The Pee Dee Post and PeeDeePost.com as a part-time sports clerk. That makes his department staff total … one…. Read more »

Donations make Monroe Avenue Thanksgiving a little better

Donations make Monroe Avenue Thanksgiving a little better

Mike Patrick, Chaplain, Sylvia Woodard, Secretary, and William Sturdivant Sr., road captain, presented 12 gift certificates for families of Monroe Avenue Elementary School students to receive Thanksgiving meals. Pictured receiving… Read more »

Obituary: John Carpenter

Obituary: John Carpenter

RALEIGH, N.C. — Mr. John Marshall Carpenter, 78, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014 at his home. He was born July 23, 1936 in Anson County, N.C., a son of the late… Read more »

NFL linebacker’s visit brightens Thanksgiving

NFL linebacker’s visit brightens Thanksgiving

Dannell Ellerbe and wife, son visit seniors, hand out meals Ellerbe: ‘I’m from here. I know how hard times can be.’ By Kevin Spradlin  and Nick Beggs PeeDeePost.com * Photo… Read more »

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