Contributed by Vickie Daniel
ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Daily Journal has received a half-dozen awards for reporting and news coverage in a pair of statewide journalism contests.
LAURINBURG — A high-speed police chase passed through Richmond County on Thursday morning before coming to an end in McColl, South Carolina, when the 29-year-old driver lost control of his vehicle.
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County has been chosen to receive $25,005 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county, the local United Way has announced.
ROCKINGHAM — Tuesday's snow barely had a chance to melt away before the second winter storm in a week took aim at the Sandhills, with forecasters predicting another round of snow and ice in Richmond County.
HAMLET — Wearing a college hoodie paired with jeans and tennis shoes, Ben Dibble looks like your average 18-year-old. But the recent Richmond Early College graduate is anything but ordinary.
ROCKINGHAM — John Searcy was well-known in Richmond County as a police officer and magistrate before his sudden and tragic death due to a heart attack last October.
ABERDEEN — A Rockingham man with a laundry list of criminal convictions was arrested on drug trafficking and impaired driving charges early Wednesday.
As snowflakes fell Tuesday and Wednesday, camera shutters were clicking throughout Richmond County.
ROCKINGHAM — Seventeen-year-old Davon Robinson was on his way home from the store Tuesday morning when his car slid on a patch of ice, skidded off the road and slammed into a ditch before flipping onto its roof.
ROCKINGHAM — City workers were out in full force Tuesday morning as snow blanketed downtown Rockingham, covering its streets in pure white cold as cars made dirty, slushy tracks across winter's canvass.
ROCKNGHAM — Conflicting forecast models predicting everything from flurries to 5 to 8 inches of snow between Tuesday and Wednesday have local weather watchers scratching their heads as “Winter Storm Quantum” takes aim at the...
ROCKINGHAM — A man accused of stealing two assault rifles from a sheriff's office cruiser during a string of car break-ins was caught early Saturday in Moore County.
ROCKINGHAM — A disturbance in East Rockingham led sheriff's deputies to arrest two men accused of having ingredients to make meth.
ROCKINGHAM — Children from across Richmond County — as well as other parts of the region — experienced Discovery Place Kids for free Saturday as the museum celebrated its second birthday.
ROCKINGHAM — Authorities are offering cash rewards to recover two automatic weapons stolen from a sheriff's deputy's car early Thursday.
ROCKINGHAM — Hudson Brothers Deli is generally closed on Saturdays. Today's schedule just goes to show just how important the staff feels this weekend's musical fundraiser for Tommy Adeimy is.
ROCKINGHAM — An attempt to thaw a frozen pipe resulted in a fire that displaced a family on the coldest night of the year.
ROCKINGHAM — Jim Chavis says the Northside Volunteer Fire Department has “outgrown” its main station and needs a new home.
ROCKINGHAM — When Salon 360 owner Rebecca Bouldin announced plans to close up shop two days before Christmas, stylist Mindy Shaw sprang into action to keep the doors open.
ROCKINGHAM — While many young attorneys find their footing in the legal field by working for an established practice, Rockingham native Bellonora McCallum returned to her roots in 2012 and set up shop on her own merit.
ROCKINGHAM — Authorities are chasing a car thief who swiped two assault rifles and a handgun from a sheriff's office cruiser during a rash of car break-ins early Thursday.
ROCKINGHAM — Two automatic weapons were stolen from the trunk of a sheriff's cruiser early Thursday during a rash of car break-ins.
ROCKINGHAM — A 20-year-old woman is accused of severely injuring a person in a domestic assault.