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McIntyre earns top photo honors

McIntyre earns top photo honors

Staff report ROCKINGHAM — Betty McIntyre earned top honors at tonight’s meeting of the Richmond County Photography Group. McIntyre, took advantage of a trip to Tennessee a few weeks ago…. Read more »

Run-Paddle-Run race and relay set for Jan. 9

Run-Paddle-Run race and relay set for Jan. 9

Proceeds to fund college scholarship fund Staff report ROCKINGHAM — The Pee Dee Post used the informal portion of the monthly Rockingham Downtown Corporation meeting to announce the date of… Read more »

Spradlin: Impact of Ingram, Ellerbe getting ‘bigger and bigger’

Spradlin: Impact of Ingram, Ellerbe getting ‘bigger and bigger’

* Photo gallery – more than 900 images This wasn’t intended to be a column. Instead, the original assignment this Saturday afternoon called for a regular news story with quotes from event… Read more »

Hot Mamas Opening Day rolls in under Carolina sun

Hot Mamas Opening Day rolls in under Carolina sun

  By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com * 2015 season schedule (subject to change) * Photo gallery – more than 1,500 images (first 6 games) * 2014 championship game * 2014 Final Four… Read more »

School district staff, faculty celebrate ‘super’ year

School district staff, faculty celebrate ‘super’ year

    By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com * Photo gallery – more than 1,100 images * 2014 event coverage ROCKINGHAM — It’s a way to say “thank you” for a job… Read more »

Hot Mamas slated to open season Saturday

Hot Mamas slated to open season Saturday

  Related 2014 coverage * July 31: MoCo overwhelms Chix with Stix for title * July 29: Final Four to play for Hot Mamas championship * June 21: Hot Mamas celebrate Opening Day… Read more »

One last huddle

One last huddle

Seniors edge juniors in Powder Puff match By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com * Photo gallery – more than 900 images * Video – manleaders Class of 2015 ROCKINGHAM — The “manleader” squads… Read more »

TDA cuts Dragway grant

TDA cuts Dragway grant

  By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com Related coverage * June 9: Tourism slashes allocations budget * May 12: County tourism to seek additional personnel * May 7: ‘I promise you it will work’ *… Read more »

Tourism slashes allocations budget

Tourism slashes allocations budget

TDA officials opt for “less is more” approach By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com Related coverage * May 12: County tourism to seek additional personnel * May 7: ‘I promise you it will work’… Read more »

LandTrust to host summer paddle series

LandTrust to host summer paddle series

RSVP required for Uwharrie Region adventure The LandTrust of Central North Carolina has scheduled a Summer Paddle Series designed to showcase valuable waterways and paddling opportunities in the Piedmont region. Paddle… Read more »

Washington Street faculty, staff hit Hitchcock

Washington Street faculty, staff hit Hitchcock

ROCKINGHAM — Washington Street faculty and staff recently enjoyed a day on Hitchcock Creek. The group started its morning at the Roberdel access with 17 kayaks in the water. All… Read more »

Runners test mettle in Bethel Hill Boogie 50-miler

Runners test mettle in Bethel Hill Boogie 50-miler

Morrisville man repeats at Bethel Moonlight Boogie 50-miler By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com * Photo set 1 (start, Mile 1.5) * Photo set 2 (Mile 8, Mile 10/16) * Official results by RacE NC *… Read more »

‘It’s harder than it looks’

‘It’s harder than it looks’

Hamlet Boy Scout Troop 90 goes old school in survival lessons By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com * Video * Photo gallery – more than 500 images MOUNT GILEAD — Some might… Read more »

Hudson: Standing up for our ‘first freedom’

Hudson: Standing up for our ‘first freedom’

Like many of you, I learned a lot of invaluable lessons from my grandfather. He grew up in Robeson County and worked for the railroad all his life. One of… Read more »

Locals take part in National Running Day

Locals take part in National Running Day

By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com * How National Days get on the calendar ROCKINGHAM — Seven area members and friends of the Richmond County-based Mangum Track Club took part in the… Read more »

Ducks still available for Sunday derby

Ducks still available for Sunday derby

* 2014 PDP derby coverage ROCKINGHAM — The second annual Hitchcock Creek Duck Derby to benefit Sandhills Children’s Center is Sunday at Hitchcock Creek Park on Steele Street in Rockingham…. Read more »

Ingram, Ellerbe to host free Family Fun Day

Ingram, Ellerbe to host free Family Fun Day

Staff report HAMLET — Melvin Ingram is adding additional star power to his second annual Family Fun Day. The free event is scheduled to run from 11 a.m. to 2… Read more »

Locals express concern over creek withdrawal

Locals express concern over creek withdrawal

Interstate 73 contractor tight-lipped on details By Kevin Spradlin PeeDeePost.com Rockingham area resident pining for higher water levels in Hitchcock Creek were exasperated over the weekend when they saw construction… Read more »

Spradlin: On the road with the Rockets band

Spradlin: On the road with the Rockets band

It was an assignment, but not the kind that requires a notebook, pen and the ever-present Canon Rebel T5i. After spending Saturday at Carowinds amusement park in Charlotte with several… Read more »

Richardson: Memories at The Rock

Richardson: Memories at The Rock

I think it was spring of 1964 I found out that a race track was being built up on U.S # 1 Highway  where NC Highway 177 met, at Newton’s Point…. Read more »

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