HAMLET — A man described as a “champion of education” was in Richmond County to talk to Sandhills teachers on Tuesday.
ROCKINGHAM — Downtown business boosters have been vocal in their support of a quarter-cent sales tax increase for Richmond County recreation. On Tuesday, they voted to put it in writing.
ROCKINGHAM — Law enforcement officers and community leaders received awards Tuesday at a celebration of Red Ribbon Week, the annual memorial for Enrique S. “Kiki” Camarena, a Drug Enforcement Administration agent killed in the line...
ROCKINGHAM — “What the hell is goin' on in North Carolina?”That's a question the Rev. William J. Barber, president of the state chapter of the NAACP, said he was asked recently in Mississippi.
ROCKINGHAM — The green flag may drop once again on racing at Rockingham Speedway.
ROCKINGHAM — Purple-clad residents filled the area outside of the former Richmond County's Courthouse Monday evening in solidarity against domestic violence.
ROCKINGHAM — In five months, the Rockingham Speedway will be under new ownership.
William R. Toler | Daily JournalWinford Ingram holds a “Moral March to the Polls” sign while singing along to “We Shall Not be Moved.”William R. Toler | Daily Journal
ROCKINGHAM — Monday was a proud occasion for friends and relatives of the late Hannah Covington McGee, a Rockingham native and devoted member of Daughters of the American Revolution.
ROCKINGHAM — Two men face criminal charges after a woman and 13-year-old girl say the defendants groped them on Saturday.
A Richmond County man is accused of breaking into an estranged girlfriend's home and kidnapping her.
ELLERBE — Words like hyper and energetic are sometimes used to describe Melvin Ingram's leadership style at Ellerbe Middle School. According to the nine-year principal, it's just a part of his personality.
HAMLET — LaSummer Bruton gave birth to her son about two weeks before her sophomore year of high school began.
ROCKINGHAM —Purple-clad residents will fill the former Richmond County Courthouse's front steps Monday in solidarity against domestic violence.
ROCKINGHAM — Neighbors gathered outside an apartment Friday to pay their respects to a man they say “took care of his own.”
In the photo at left, Leslie Brownfield from Big Rock Sports carries two bags of cat litter into the Richmond County Animal Shelter on Friday.
ROCKINGHAM — Veteran lawman Sam Jarrell passed away Thursday after a two-year battle with cancer.
ROCKINGHAM — Police say a 51-year-old man crashed his pickup truck and died after being stabbed in a Rockingham apartment Thursday.
WASHINGTON — Richmond County's congressman is asking for travel restrictions to safeguard Americans from the spread of the Ebola virus.
ROCKINGHAM — Chris Yaklin, president of the Richmond County Farm Bureau, knows what it takes to make and maintain connections in a community.
ELLERBE — Two local businesses were raided over the weekend because lawmen say they were operating as illegal nightclubs.
ROCKINGHAM — Teaching, Keith McKenzie says, is something he always knew he wanted to do.
ROCKINGHAM — An afternoon wreck sent the driver of one car to the hospital Wednesday.
ROCKINGHAM — Billed as a heartwarming play, “Love Letters” by A.R. Guerney Jr. opens at Richmond Community Theatre on Oct. 23.
HAMLET — Just days after returning from an international competition in China, Ashton Locklear was honored at her hometown gym, the place where she got her start.