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Apply online: Rockingham County Government Careers!!!
Posted: 5/25/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Stay safe during upcoming Memorial Day weekend!
Posted: 5/24/2019
 
 
 
 
 
INTERESTED? Please fill out Advisory Board Application by Friday, June 7th!
Posted: 5/23/2019
 
 
 
 
 
County Commissioners saluted Rockingham County Public Health Dept's reaccreditation!
Posted: 5/23/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ May 20th Commissioners' meeting in Wentworth!
Posted: 5/23/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Follow the link & nominate an person who you have seen going beyond the call of duty as a volunteer in Rockingham County!
Posted: 5/23/2019
 
 
 
 
 
FOOD FOR FINES @ all Rockingham County Public Libraries & Bookmobile! For each item donated, $1 in fines will be waived! Fines only & can't be applied to lost or damaged materials!
Posted: 5/22/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Mrs. Pam Holland honored posthumously as 4-H volunteer, 2019 NC 4-H Hall of Fame recipient. Photo: Holland's daughter, Jessica McVey & husband Matthew McVey, accepting on Pam's behalf.
Posted: 5/22/2019
 
 
 
 
 
40 county employees thanked for 15 to 40 years of service! 38 county retirees had worked from five to 36 years!
Posted: 5/22/2019
 
 
 
 
 
$50 puppy; $25 adult dog; $5 cats & kittens! ROCKINGHAM COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER, 250 Cherokee Camp Rd, Reidsville, 27320!
Posted: 5/22/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County Government has had 33 blood drives; collected 1,352 units of blood, with an average of 41 units!
Posted: 5/21/2019
 
 
 
 
 
NEW recruitment videos to recruit more Rockingham County volunteer firefighters & volunteer rescue squad members!
Posted: 5/21/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County Airport (Shiloh Airport) received $306,000 in funding to remove underground fuel tanks & install a new above-ground system!
Posted: 5/20/2019
 
 
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW … -About half of mental disorders begin before the age of 14. -About 23% of all years lost because of disability is caused by mental and substance use disorders. -Rates of mental disorder tend to double after emergencies.
Posted: 5/19/2019
 
 
 
 
 
See video promo, then jump in & solve real situations! Become a Rockingham County Volunteer Fire Fighter!
Posted: 5/19/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click link & see what's happening at Shiloh Airport!
Posted: 5/19/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Join county employees wear purple during Lupus Awareness Month! Go Purple To End Lupus!
Posted: 5/17/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Top 3 health priorities identified: Mental Health/Substance Abuse w/emphasis on Opioids ? Social Determinants of Health w/emphasis on Education ? Physical Activity & Nutrition w/emphasis on Diabetes!
Posted: 5/16/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Local developer, Eddie Smith w/Venture Logistics in Mayodan, purchased Madison Industrial Center ($155,000 upfit investment).
Posted: 5/15/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Hear what happened @ May 13th Planning Board meeting!
Posted: 5/15/2019
 
 
 
 
 
FREE & less than 30 minutes for pre-schoolers! Tuesdays-Reidsville; Wednesdays-Madison-Mayodan; Thursdays-Eden; Fridays-Stoneville!
Posted: 5/14/2019
 
 
 
 
 
11:15am BABYTIME: Tuesdays-Reidsville; Wednesdays-Madison Mayodan; Thursdays-Eden; Fridays-Stoneville!
Posted: 5/14/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Patrons wishing to use the 3-D printer must have a library card in good standing!
Posted: 5/14/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click & read RockinghamNow news story about PELLA's impact on Rockingham County!
Posted: 5/13/2019
 
 
 
 
 
FREE County speakers! Click link for topics. Call PIO Mable Scott, 336.342.8342 or email: mscott@co.rockingham.nc.us
Posted: 5/12/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Now Accepting Enrollment Applications! Children must be at least 3 or 4 yrs. old on or before August 31st! Ahora Aceptando Aplicaciones! Los niños que cumplan 3 o 4 años en o antes del 31 de Agosto!
Posted: 5/11/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Check out absentee voting details in Rockingham County!
Posted: 5/9/2019
 
 
 
 
 
PER ROCKINGHAM NOW: "... Reidsville Energy Center that could bring 300 local construction jobs and as many as 20 full times jobs once the plant begins operation, according to an NTE Energy, LLC official.
Posted: 5/9/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at the County Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 5/8/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Governor Cooper lauds move to bring 124 new jobs to Reidsville!
Posted: 5/7/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click link for details! CONTACT: Carrie Spencer, Planning Director, call 336.342.8137 or email cspencer@co.rockingham.nc.us
Posted: 5/6/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Here's how you can connect with key Rockingham County Government elected & administrative leaders!
Posted: 5/5/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Share one idea about how to keep Rockingham County clean & beautiful! You'll get a FREE collapsible water bottle!
Posted: 5/5/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Tara Muchini & Tana Johnson talk w/Mable Scott about Youth Services & Active Parenting Classes on Rockingham County Radio.
Posted: 5/5/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Litter Hotline 336.342.8300 announcements! Get FREE collapsible water bottle! Just share idea on how to keep Rockingham County clean & Beautiful!
Posted: 5/4/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Please click link & see the NEW Litter Hotline Video with local law enforcement explaining it's a serious crime to litter!
Posted: 5/4/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Video promotes anti-litter program to keep Rockingham County clean, green & beautiful!
Posted: 5/4/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Check out what happened @ Rockingham County Commissioners & Board of Education!
Posted: 5/3/2019
 
 
 
 
 
VOTERS WILL BE ASKED TO SHOW PHOTO ID BEGINNING IN 2020! Photo ID is not required in any election in 2019!
Posted: 5/1/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Additional food was given to Food Drive April 29th. Rockingham County employees shared food donations originally on April 26th.
Posted: 4/30/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Congratulations to Linda Hill, active member of Cooperative Extension Volunteer for over 20 years. She's also Treasurer for North Star Club!
Posted: 4/26/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Employees gave canned goods & non-perishable foods at Gov't Ctr, county libraries, Animal Shelter, Register of Deeds, & Board of Elections!
Posted: 4/25/2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Click link for more details!
Posted: 4/24/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Hear what happened @ County Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 4/18/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ Joint Meeting of Caswell, Rockingham & Stokes County Commissioners!
Posted: 4/16/2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at the Planning Board meeting!
Posted: 4/12/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at Monday night's Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 4/5/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County Fire Marshal William Lingle welcomes & officially pins Melissa Joyce as the new Assistant Fire Marshal!
Posted: 4/4/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Commissioners approved two April/2019 Proclamations: Month of the Young Child and Child Abuse Prevention Month! Click link for proclamation!
Posted: 4/2/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Ensley volunteers w/Celebrate Veterans, Grief Share program @ Speedwell Presbyterian; Wright Event Center; & with senior citizens.
Posted: 4/2/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Glossy, county-wide magazine w/more than 80 pages of articles, photos, info & ads that highlight people, places & things that make Rockingham County a good place to live, do business & visit.
Posted: 4/2/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Find out what's happening in Rockingham County!
Posted: 4/1/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Note key links for events in Rockingham County!
Posted: 4/1/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Number of pinwheels represent number of children in foster care in Rockingham County.
Posted: 3/31/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Community Sweep Day was a great success because of hundreds of volunteers!
Posted: 3/30/2019
 
 
 
 
 
County Manager Lance Metzler honors Rockingham County "BOSS OF THE MONTH," Melanie Weston!
Posted: 3/29/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Let's keep our campus & surrounding area beautiful!
Posted: 3/28/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Commissioners honored Reidsville High School Rams Football Team as NC High School Athletic Association's 2018 2-A Champions!!!
Posted: 3/26/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Braxton Iliff & First Responders' teamwork help save Shelby Illif's life after a car accidentally fell on him at work.
Posted: 3/25/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Mildred Manuel volunteered for most of her 80+ years. She's involved w/Meals-on-Wheels, Senior Games, senior programs, & Stoneville Library.
Posted: 3/25/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Injured First Responders rendered aid to the most injured in car who had hit their EMS vehicle!
Posted: 3/25/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Dylan Bearden was 1st Runner Up in National Wild Turkey Federation Grand Nationals in Nashville!
Posted: 3/24/2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
registration packet online at: http://rockingham.ces.ncsu.edu/ or you can contact the 4-H office at 336-342-8230.
Posted: 3/22/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Photo caption: Left to Right – Patrick Winchester, Keynon Settle, Alice Holmes, Sarah Farlee and Abigayle Corriher
Posted: 3/21/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 3/19/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ Planning Board meeting!
Posted: 3/18/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Check out your March edition of ROCK FAM NEWS highlighting "good news" in Rockingham County Government!
Posted: 3/14/2019
 
 
 
 
 
County Governmental employees celebrated March Madness & favorite college teams on "SPIRIT DAY!"
Posted: 3/14/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Suspect admitted to intentionally setting fire & was charged w/a Class H Felony, Burning of Personal Property & held in Rockingham County Jail under $15,000.00 bond.
Posted: 3/14/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Photographers urged to NOT take photos on tracks during prom season!
Posted: 3/14/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham Wellness Center, inside Layne’s Pharmacy, 509 South Van Buren Rd, Eden, NC. All events offered @ Rockingham Wellness Center open to public & no charge to attend programs!
Posted: 3/13/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County Fire Marshal encourages citizens to make spring clock changes AND smoke alarm battery changes!
Posted: 3/11/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click links for programs, projects, services & events in Rockingham County, NC! www.MyRockinghamCountyNC.com & www.VisitRockinghamCountyNC.com
Posted: 3/11/2019
 
 
 
 
 
photo l to r: Mike Smith, Dean, UNC School of Government; Reece Pyrtle, Chairman, Rockingham County Board of Commissioners; Kevin Austin, President Elect, NC Association of County Commissioners (NCACC).
Posted: 3/6/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened Monday night @ Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 3/5/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Hear radio version, 10am, March 5th, Rockingham County Radio! See video of Iliff family & 1st responders share miracle story!
Posted: 3/4/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at Rockingham County League of Local Governments' meeting!
Posted: 3/3/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click link for news stories regarding amazing rescue & recovery!
Posted: 3/2/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County Commissioner Mark Richardson is presiding executive officer of Job Training Consotium consisting of 7-counties!
Posted: 3/1/2019
 
 
 
 
 
FREE coloring books/crayons for kids of all ages at Tax Administration or Planning & Inspections at Governmental Center!
Posted: 3/1/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Official News Release from Sheriff Sam S. Page regarding Scam Caller posing as Capt. Grey Smith w/Rockingham County Sheriff's Office!
Posted: 2/27/2019
 
 
 
 
 
"Let there be light," thanks to County Maintenance!
Posted: 2/26/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Commissioners honored Bobby "BJ" Case of Reidsville as "Outstanding Volunteer of the Month!"
Posted: 2/25/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County Government showcases local entrepreneurs: Charlie's Soaps, Tree Enterprises, new antique mall, new bar-b-q restaurant, & sweet treats & specialty coffees!
Posted: 2/25/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click link for EMS Transports Update!
Posted: 2/22/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ Rockingham County Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 2/22/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Hear what happened at Rockingham County League of Local Governments' meeting.
Posted: 2/21/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Blood donors contributed whole blood units & some double red cell units! Next Rockingham County Blood Drive is April 17th!
Posted: 2/20/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Dr. Shastri helps her patients to achieve optimal care & the smile of their dreams! She treats them with compassion & care!
Posted: 2/12/2019
 
 
 
 
 
New Health Director, Mr. Ernesto Moseley, has over 20 years experience serving military, beneficiaries, veterans, civilian population, during humanitarian & Emergency Response Operations.
Posted: 2/12/2019
 
 
 
 
 
PARTICIPANTS: Commissioners Chair Reece Pyrtle, Vice-Chair Mark Richardson, Commissioner Charlie Hall, County Manager Lance Metzler, County Attorney John Morris & Commissioners' Clerk Keli Watkins.
Posted: 2/11/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Agency @ 219-B Turner Dr., Reidsville, Reid Square Shopping Center, same location as previous which closed Sept/2017.
Posted: 2/8/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened during County Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 2/7/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Audit ensures finances are in accurate accordance with financial reporting & risk assessment to provide value & credibility.
Posted: 2/7/2019
 
 
 
 
 
PHOTO l to r: Dr. Mark Kinlaw, President Rockingham Community College; Dr. Kenneth Scott, CTE Director, Rockingham County Schools; Dr. Rodney Shotwell, Superintendent, Rockingham County Schools; Colonel Mark Richardson, County Commissioner, Rockingham County; Ms. Paula Rakestraw, Board of Education, Rockingham County Schools; Reece Pyrtle, Jr., Chairman, County Commissioner, Rockingham County; Seated - Mr. Lance Metzler, County Manager, Rockingham County.
Posted: 2/6/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ Commissioners' Planning Retreat!
Posted: 2/6/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch Keith Duncan explain to PIO Mable Scott his Rockingham County representation on Cardinal Innovations Healthcare Board.
Posted: 2/3/2019
 
 
 
 
 
New Rockingham County Economic Development, Small Business & Tourism Director, Leigh H. Cockram, starts Tuesday, Feb. 5th!
Posted: 2/2/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County Manager Lance Metzler honors Kenneth "Nub" Roberts of Reidsville as "BOSS OF THE MONTH!"
Posted: 2/1/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County employees wore RED to support the American Heart Association's GO RED FOR WOMEN'S HEART HEALTH!
Posted: 2/1/2019
 
 
 
 
 
State Board of Elections elected Bob Cordle of Charlotte as board chair & Dr. Stella Anderson of Boone as board secretary.
Posted: 2/1/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Governor appointed 5 members to new State Board of Elections!
Posted: 1/31/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Help ID locations where potholes need to be repaired!
Posted: 1/31/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Please click link & share your feedback about Rockingham County services!
Posted: 1/29/2019
 
 
 
 
 
SIGN UP FOR "FREE" CODE RED EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION: evacuation notices, bio-terrorism alerts, boil water notices, and missing child reports.
Posted: 1/29/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 1/28/2019
 
 
 
 
 
County Manager Lance Metzler introduced Fire Marshal William Lingle to Commissioners!
Posted: 1/28/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Convenient service for local residents! See video!
Posted: 1/27/2019
 
 
 
 
 
WELCOME Fire Marshal William Lingle! CONGRATS & THANKS former Fire Marshal Robert Cardwell!
Posted: 1/23/2019
 
 
 
 
 
SANS Technical Fibers to Expand in Stoneville & Speedline Corp. to Relocate to Reidsville!
Posted: 1/23/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Superior Court Judge Paul Ridgeway's court ruling related to 9th Congressional District contest!
Posted: 1/22/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click & watch what happened at Planning Board meeting!
Posted: 1/21/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click for most current info on county's health status!
Posted: 1/18/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Hear what happened at the Planning Board meeting!
Posted: 1/16/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click & watch "Day Tripping Videos" in Wentworth, Stoneville & Reidsville!
Posted: 1/16/2019
 
 
 
 
 
See Chairman Pyrtle's recap of what happened at the first Commissioners' meeting of 2019.
Posted: 1/15/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at first 2019 meeting of County Commissioners!
Posted: 1/15/2019
 
 
 
 
 
4pm,Third Tuesday, Reidsville Library; 4pm, Third Wednesday, Madison-Mayodan Library; 4pm, Third Thursday-Eden Library!
Posted: 1/12/2019
 
 
 
 
 
32 new highway projects in Alamance, Caswell, Guilford, Orange & Rockingham counties. Starting in 2027, to upgrade U.S. 29 between Hicone Rd & U.S. 158.
Posted: 1/10/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Resolution expresses appreciation to Ray Kelly's "generous service to his community & the Veterans of Rockingham County."
Posted: 1/10/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Former County Commissioner serves on Cardinal Innovations Healthcare Board of Directors!
Posted: 1/9/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Lance Metzler surprised by Commissioners, family & staff as he's honored!