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About Rockingham

The county seat of Richmond County was established on April 19, 1774. Rockingham is filled with significant scenic and natural areas, including the Pee Dee River & Natural Wildlife Refuge, Sandhills Game Management Area and Blewett Falls Lake.  Outdoor activities for wildlife enthusiasts, as well as fishing and hunting venues. Rockingham, a great place to get outside and enjoy the natural beauty of the Sandhills.