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Same-Sex Marriage Protest Rally Held in Wentworth

Same-Sex Marriage Protest Rally Held in Wentworth

Wentworth, NC – A rally in support of a magistrate who says he is being persecuted for not performing same-sex marriages was held today in Wentworth in front of the… Read more »

Berger-Jones Plan Same-Sex Marriage Protest in Wentworth

Berger-Jones Plan Same-Sex Marriage Protest in Wentworth

Wentworth, NC – After a recent announcement by magistrate John Kallam stating that he refused to perform same-sex marriages but was being forced to do so to keep his job,… Read more »

Summerfield man Arrested For Shooting Son Following Argument

Summerfield man Arrested For Shooting Son Following Argument

A Rockingham County man was arrested after authorities allege that he shot his own son following an argument. Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested 52-year-old Jeffrey Lee Oakes for allegedly… Read more »

Eden Woman Accused Of Trying To Rob Man At Gunpoint – Then Sell Him The Gun

Eden Woman Accused Of Trying To Rob Man At Gunpoint – Then Sell Him The Gun

An Eden woman has been arrested for a burglary and attempted armed robbery at gunpoint in the western part of Rockingham County. And according to one of the victims, the… Read more »

Reidsville Man Wanted On Rape And Kidnapping Charges

Reidsville Man Wanted On Rape And Kidnapping Charges

Reidsville Police detective are asking for help from Star News viewers in finding a man facing serious charges including rape and kidnapping. According to Lt. Nancy Bennett of the police… Read more »

Suspect Sought in Martinsville Double Homicide

Suspect Sought in Martinsville Double Homicide

Martinsville, VA – The Martinsville City Police held a press conference today in the City Council chambers regarding the double homicide recently on Park Street. Parnell Markese Rucker, of 1209… Read more »

NCDOT: Rockingham County In Top 10 For Animal Related Crashes Across State

NCDOT: Rockingham County In Top 10 For Animal Related Crashes Across State

The arrival of the fall season not only means dropping temperatures and leaves, but also an increase in the chances of a collision with a deer across North Carolina. Between… Read more »

Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office Reports Recent Drug Related Arrests

Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office Reports Recent Drug Related Arrests

Narcotics detectives from the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrests of six people on drug related charges:  

Madison Area Man Charged In July Attempted Robbery Case, Detectives Seeking Second Man

Madison Area Man Charged In July Attempted Robbery Case, Detectives Seeking Second Man

Investigators with the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office charged a Madison area man with Attempted Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon and Breaking and Entering Into a Motor Vehicle. 19-year-old Hunter Thomas… Read more »

First Same-Sex Marriage License Issued In Rockingham County

First Same-Sex Marriage License Issued In Rockingham County

It is official. The first, same-sex marriage license in Rockingham County was issued this morning at the Rockingham County Courthouse in Wentworth. That followed a busy day across the state… Read more »

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