A Cole Auditorium Christmas tradition

A Cole Auditorium Christmas tradition

HAMLET — Betty Brigman loves to decorate for the holidays, especially the Christmas tree at Richmond Community College’s Cole Auditorium.&...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Bringing Christmas home

Bringing Christmas home

ELLERBE — Despite less than stellar weather, that didn’t stop the northern Richmond County town from hosting its 10th annual Hometown Chri...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Masons’ Christmas dinner helps homeless Richmond County students

Masons’ Christmas dinner helps homeless Richmond County students

HAMLET — Each year, Poplar Hill Masonic Lodge 331 hosts a free catered Christmas dinner with all the trimmings at Wayman Chapel Faith Center as ...

December 6th, 2016 updated: December 6th, 2016. |  


US 1 truck route in the works through downtown Rockingham

US 1 truck route in the works through downtown Rockingham

ROCKINGHAM — A downtown wreck early Monday afternoon illustrated the need for an alternate truck route that city leaders have wanted for more th...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Casting call for Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Casting call for Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Community Theatre is right in the middle of its six-show run of “It’s a Wonderful Life,” but director Sh...

December 5th, 2016 |  


County commissioners take oaths

County commissioners take oaths

ROCKINGHAM — Three returning members of the Richmond County Board of Commissioners raised their hands and took their oaths of office early Monda...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Weekend shooting in Hamlet injures teen

Weekend shooting in Hamlet injures teen

HAMLET — Police are still investigating a weekend shooting that sent a teenager to a hospital.Detective Lt. Randy Dover of the Hamlet Police Dep...

December 5th, 2016 updated: December 5th, 2016. |  


Letters to Santa deadline set Dec. 9

Letters to Santa deadline set Dec. 9

ROCKINGHAM — Santa’s helpers at the Daily Journal want to make things easier on St. Nick by providing Richmond County’s Christmas li...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Parade, festivities planned in Richmond County to celebrate the legacy of MLK

Parade, festivities planned in Richmond County to celebrate the legacy of MLK

ROCKINGHAM — The Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade Committee met Thursday to plan and discuss activities scheduled for Jan. 15-18 in honor of the c...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


NC lawyer offers to defend flag burners

NC lawyer offers to defend flag burners

ROCKINGHAM — A North Carolina lawyer has offered his services free of charge to anyone in the state criminally charged with flag burning.T. Greg...

December 2nd, 2016 updated: December 2nd, 2016. |