KEEPING SENIORS ACTIVE: Sign-ups start for Richmond County Senior Games

HAMLET — Anticipation for the 27th annual Senior Games and Silver Arts of Richmond County has begun.A few board members and a handful of regular...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Car catches fire behind Richmond County Jail

Car catches fire behind Richmond County Jail

William R. Toler | Daily JournalRockingham firefighter Josh Webster uses a saw to cut open the hood of a 1997 Buick LeSabre that caught fire in front ...

March 13th, 2017 |  


U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger gives Lumberton students a civics lesson

U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger gives Lumberton students a civics lesson

LUMBERTON —Civics students at Lumberton High School had a live-action lesson Monday.U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger met with teacher Anthony Britt...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Hamlet police make arrest in shooting, second arrest in city shop break-in

Hamlet police make arrest in shooting, second arrest in city shop break-in

HAMLET — Police say they have found one suspect in a shooting last week that sent a 65-year-old man to the hospital.Keven Shamek Blue, 20, of Wa...

March 13th, 2017 |  


RCC scuba class begins Friday

RCC scuba class begins Friday

HAMLET — Sign up for the Open Water Scuba Diving course that begins this Friday at Richmond Community College, and you will be on the path to ea...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Perdue Farms’ Rockingham associates donate nearly $74K to United Way of Richmond County

Perdue Farms’ Rockingham associates donate nearly $74K to United Way of Richmond County

SALISBURY, Md — Associates from Perdue Farms’ operation in Rockingham, N.C., recently presented a check for $73,880.10 in support of the U...

March 13th, 2017 updated: March 13th, 2017. |  


Daily Journal, Anson Record earn 13 awards

Daily Journal, Anson Record earn 13 awards

RALEIGH — The Richmond County Daily Journal and Anson Record received more than a dozen awards in a pair of statewide journalism contests Thursd...

March 10th, 2017 updated: March 11th, 2017. |  


‘We’re going to Disney World’

‘We’re going to Disney World’

HAMLET — An upcoming indoor cornhole tournament will benefit the Hamlet Middle School Beta Club as they prepare to compete nationally in June at...

March 10th, 2017 |  


18-wheeler snaps utility pole in Rockingham

18-wheeler snaps utility pole in Rockingham

Rockingham police officers Marcus Ricks, left, and Chauncey Saunders investigate a snapped utility pole in front of Robert’s Automotive on Frida...

March 10th, 2017 |  


RCC seminar to discuss selecting, training board of directors for nonprofits

RCC seminar to discuss selecting, training board of directors for nonprofits

HAMLET — Nonprofit management guru Sandra Dales will be providing valuable information about creating a board of directors during a free seminar...

March 10th, 2017 |