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Meeting: Wednesday, April 24th, from 9am-11am, Eden City Hall’s Eden Room. Attendance limited, so please RSVP by April 18th!
Posted: 4/18/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Share one idea about how to keep Rockingham County clean & beautiful! You'll get a FREE collapsible water bottle!
Posted: 4/17/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Please click & donate to our Fund the Animal Shelter campaign!
Posted: 4/17/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ Joint Meeting of Caswell, Rockingham & Stokes County Commissioners!
Posted: 4/16/2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hear what happened @ County Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 4/16/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Litter Hotline 336.342.8300 announcements! Get FREE collapsible water bottle! Just share idea on how to keep Rockingham County clean & Beautiful!
Posted: 4/16/2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Please bring canned goods & non-perishable foods to Rockingham County Governmental Center, a county library, the Animal Shelter, Register of Deeds, or the Board of Elections!
Posted: 4/15/2019
 
 
 
 
 
This is National Public Safety Telecommunicator Week! Please say thanks to one of our Telecommunicators for the jobs they do!
Posted: 4/15/2019
 
 
 
 
 
10am-6pm, Madison-Mayodan Recreation Dept, 300 S. Second Ave. Free popcorn! Spades! Free cotton candy! Cornhole game! Bounce House! Hot dogs! Bingo! Fish sandwiches!
Posted: 4/12/2019
 
 
 
 
 
For more information about the Good Stewards of Rockingham County, go to https://www.goodstewardsofrockingham.org/
Posted: 4/12/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at the Planning Board meeting!
Posted: 4/12/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click link for details on Cancer Awareness Month in Rockingham County!
Posted: 4/9/2019
 
 
 
 
 
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: 4/8/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Ready to jump in & solve a situation? Become a Rockingham County Volunteer Fire Fighter!
Posted: 4/7/2019
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
Please support the Sexual Assault Awareness month campaign! Just click & sign the pledge card & take a photo with the hashtag #startbybelieving.
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
 
 
 
 
 
Video promotes anti-litter program to keep Rockingham County clean, green & beautiful!
Posted: 3/25/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Dylan Bearden was 1st Runner Up in National Wild Turkey Federation Grand Nationals in Nashville!
Posted: 3/24/2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FREE County speakers! Click link for topics. Call PIO Mable Scott, 336.342.8342 or email: mscott@co.rockingham.nc.us
Posted: 3/23/2019
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
Here's how you can connect with key Rockingham County Government elected & administrative leaders!
Posted: 3/4/2019
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
Effective April 15th: Please only mail materials to: Rockingham County Register of Deeds. 170 NC 65, Suite 150,Reidsville, NC 27320
Posted: 3/2/2019
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
Apply online: Rockingham County Government Careers!!!
Posted: 2/20/2019
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
Click for meeting dates & times!
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
 
 
 
 
 
Follow the link & nominate an person who you have seen going beyond the call of duty as a volunteer in Rockingham County!
Posted: 2/9/2019
 
 
 
 
 
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!
Posted: 1/9/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click & listen to County Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 1/8/2019
 
 
 
 
 
News stories re: MillerCoors site sale; responses from Eden & Rockingham County; & who is new owner?
Posted: 1/6/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click link for election schedule & offices up for election in Eden, Reidsville, Madison, Mayodan, Stoneville & Wentworth!
Posted: 1/2/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Please click the link for Rockingham County's 2019 Holiday Calendar for County Gov't Offices & Public Landfill.
Posted: 1/2/2019
 
 
 
 
 
See Lance Metzler discuss with Mable Scott top county accomplishments!
Posted: 1/1/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click links for even week or odd week pick-up by WASTE MANAGEMENT!
Posted: 12/27/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at Dec. 3rd Commissioners’ meeting!
Posted: 12/27/2018
 
 
 
 
 
See Chairman Reece Pyrtle explain key highlights of Board meeting with PIO Mable Scott.
Posted: 12/26/2018
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
"Gifts for Animals Drive" donations needed: Purina Dog Chow, Purina Puppy Chow, Purina Cat Chow, canned dog & cat food, non-clumping litter, cat toys, hard chew toys & bones for dogs, blankets & plastic travel crates.
Posted: 12/17/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Stories, songs, dancing & more for those under 5 & their caregivers!
Posted: 12/15/2018
 
 
 
 
 
See 12.14.18 newsletter from Board of Elections!
Posted: 12/13/2018
 
 
 
 
 
This info was updated by WASTE MANAGEMENT @ 4pm on Wednesday!
Posted: 12/12/2018
 
 
 
 
 
State of Emergency rescinded & EOC deactivated!
Posted: 12/12/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Charlie G. Hall III was sworn in as a new Rockingham County Commissioner!
Posted: 12/6/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County Emergency Services Director Rodney Cates is urging that: "Citizens should not dial 9-1-1 to report their power outages!"
Posted: 12/6/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Cindy Herring said the goal was 39 units; 43 presented to donate; & 41 units were collected!
Posted: 12/6/2018
 
 
 
 
 
T. Craig Travis was sworn in for his 3rd, four-year term, as a County Commissioner!
Posted: 12/6/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Click link for City of Eden or City of Reidville recycling pick-up calendars!
Posted: 12/5/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Click link for list of Commissioners & contact info!
Posted: 12/5/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Click link for upcoming Commissioners' meeting details for 2019!
Posted: 12/5/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Commissioners' Board Chair, A. Reece Pyrtle Jr., thanked outgoing Board Chair Kevin Berger, for his outstanding leadership!
Posted: 12/5/2018
 
 
 
 
 
JOSEPH McKINNEY of Reidsville, "Boss of the Month!"
Posted: 12/5/2018
 
 
 
 
 
A. Reece Pyrtle Jr. of Stoneville, is Chairman & Mark F. Richardson of Stokesdale, is Vice-Chairman of Rockingham County Commissioners.
Posted: 12/5/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Soil & Water Conservation District Supervisors sworn in were: Larry Baker by the Honorable Christopher A. Freeman, District Court Judge, & Walter Moore, III by the Honorable J. Mark Pegram, Clerk of Superior Court. David Price by the Honorable Christopher A. Freeman, District Court Judge.
Posted: 12/5/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Hear what happened at the County Commissioners' meeting in Wentworth!
Posted: 12/4/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County Manager Lance Metzler announced Carrie Spencer is new Planning Director to supervise Planning, Building Inspections, & Code Enforcement Departments.
Posted: 11/27/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at the Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 11/26/2018
 
 
 
 
 
13 citizen leaders received framed certificates & handshakes of approval from Rockingham County Commissioners.
Posted: 11/21/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Commissioner W. Keith Mabe made presentation posthumously to Judy White's son, Wally.
Posted: 11/21/2018
 
 
 
 
 
CIO Derek Southern was honored for his immediate response & deployment of his support staff in helping Rockingham County Schools recover from a malware attack last Dec.
Posted: 11/21/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Commissioner Mark Richardson thanked CITIZENS' ACADEMY Steering Committee: Leanna Lawson (chair), Barbara Boudreaux (vice-chair), Fleecie Ellington, Juanita Nunley, & Robert L. Pankey.
Posted: 11/21/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Vice-Chair Reece Pyrtle praised Marine Corporal Tommy Thorn for receiving LCO Campaign of Year Award on behalf of Rockingham County Toys for Tots for Region 2.
Posted: 11/21/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Listen to what happened at Commissioners’ meeting!
Posted: 11/20/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County Teen Council were in parade. County Manager & wife watched Reidsville Christmas Parade! Click for slideshow link!
Posted: 11/20/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Mabe served as a Rockingham County Commissioner 8 years & Chairman twice. He worked to improve fiscal responsibility & economic development.
Posted: 11/20/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Jan Critz-Yokeley & husband will relocate permanently to Wilmington.
Posted: 11/19/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Christopher Elliott now has three OSHA Manager of Environmental Safety & Health Programs (MESH) professional designations!
Posted: 11/18/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ Planning Board meeting.
Posted: 11/17/2018
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Royce Richardson is now a Certified NC Elections Official!
Posted: 11/16/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Sanritsu Logistics to create 24 jobs & invest $9 million in Reidsville!
Posted: 11/9/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at last Commissioners’ meeting!
Posted: 11/9/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Commissioners' Chair Kevin Berger talks with PIO Mable Scott about Oct. 15th Board meeting, voting, jobs, economic development, real estate & workforce preparedness.
Posted: 11/8/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Hear what happened at Commissioners’ meeting in Stoneville!
Posted: 11/7/2018
 
 
 
 
 
CLICK LINK FOR UNOFFICIAL VOTING RESULTS!
Posted: 11/7/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Lance Metzler announced James Ellington, from the Oregon Hill Community, as BOSS OF THE MONTH!
Posted: 11/5/2018
 
 
 
 
 
Statement by City of Reidsville & Rockingham County!
Posted: 11/2/2018