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Apply by July 31st for 2019 Fall Citizens' Academy! Online application or call for printed application 336.342.8342.
Posted: 6/26/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at June 24th Planning Board!
Posted: 6/26/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Top competitors in each category move to NC State 4-H Presentations Contest in July in Raleigh!
Posted: 6/25/2019
 
 
 
 
 
NCDOT closing portion of E. Stadium Drive near Vaughn St. to complete pipe replacement!
Posted: 6/25/2019
 
 
 
 
 
FREE SEMINAR ON VOTER PHOTO ID REQUIREMENTS: 6pm, Thursday, June 27th, @ Gov't Ctr in Reidsville
Posted: 6/25/2019
 
 
 
 
 
County Commissioners honored Mrs. Annie Kimbro Foster as Outstanding Volunteer of the Month!
Posted: 6/21/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Rodney Cates & County Commissioners thank Capt. Michael Stanley & Paramedic Christina Illiano for rescuing a paralyzed patient thru the window of a burning house!
Posted: 6/21/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Your participation in survey is confidential! For more info: Derek Southern - 336-342-8359 or dsouthern@co.rockingham.nc.us
Posted: 6/21/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click link; print info; complete survey; and please mail to Rockingham County IT Dept/Governmental Center, P.O. Box 123, Wentworth, NC, 27375.
Posted: 6/20/2019
 
 
 
 
 
SIGN UP NOW TO GIVE THE GIFT OF LIFE! Rockingham County Government has had 33 blood drives; collected 1,352 units of blood, with an average of 41 units!
Posted: 6/18/2019
 
 
 
 
 
FREE County speakers! Click link for topics. Call PIO Mable Scott, 336.342.8342 or email: mscott@co.rockingham.nc.us
Posted: 6/18/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ Commissioners' meeting in Wentworth!
Posted: 6/18/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Apply online: Rockingham County Government Careers!!!
Posted: 6/16/2019
 
 
 
 
 
SUMMER READING CLUB: stories, crafts, games & more for children 6 to 12!
Posted: 6/15/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at Planning Board meeting!
Posted: 6/12/2019
 
 
 
 
 
To better identify storm related debris, Landfill staff has been supplied w/map of areas affected by storm & accompanying addresses!
Posted: 6/12/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Cory Scott of Reidsville is BOSS OF THE MONTH! He's been busy with 2019 Rockingham County Food Drive!
Posted: 6/11/2019
 
 
 
 
 
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: 6/11/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Deputy Finance Director, Justin Thacker, has successfully graduated from Municipal & County Administration course of School of Government at UNC-Chapel Hill.
Posted: 6/7/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Rockingham County among 28 NC governments receiving an NC3C Excellence in Communications Awards. Mable Scott, received award for branded vehicle or Rolling Billboard (painted by Graphic Solutions)!
Posted: 6/7/2019
 
 
 
 
 
FREE! Open to those able to play with small-sized-Lego bricks. Lego Club lasts 45-minutes. Contact Miss Rachel with questions @ rshaw@co.rockingham.nc.us
Posted: 6/4/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Click & check out vision, mission & strategic areas!
Posted: 6/4/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Make friends, have fun, plan events, & have service hours!
Posted: 6/4/2019
 
 
 
 
 
County employee captures photo of fawn in front of Rockingham County Governmental Center!
Posted: 6/3/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ County Commissioners' meeting!
Posted: 6/3/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Leigh Cockram shares news about economic development, small business & tourism w/Mable Scott on video!
Posted: 6/3/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Please click link & share your feedback about Rockingham County services!
Posted: 6/2/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ Budget Work Session with County Commissioners!
Posted: 5/30/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Fascinating, rummy-like game w/tiles rather than cards! Small amount of effort & time to get familiar w/elementary American principles of American version!
Posted: 5/28/2019
 
 
 
 
 
40 county employees thanked for 15 to 40 years of service! 38 county retirees had worked from five to 36 years!
Posted: 5/27/2019
 
 
 
 
 
See video promo, then jump in & solve real situations! Become a Rockingham County Volunteer Fire Fighter!
Posted: 5/27/2019
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 
 
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