Your Daily Journal- RSS Feed Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:13:11 EST 1800 Badgers turn back Tar Heels LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sam Dekker scored a career-high 23 points, Frank Kaminsky added 19 and top-seeded Wisconsin rallied in the final 10 minutes to hold off North Carolina 79-72 Thursday night and advance to the final eight of the NCAA... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:31:51 EST Pirates, Raiders battle to stay afloat in SEC ROCKINGHAM — It is a matchup of two teams that are trying to avoid picking up their second conference loss. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:36:51 EST Richmond slams Hoke, 8-1 RAEFORD — Even though it wasn't as dominant a performance as when the teams met the first time, the Richmond Senior boys tennis team was still victorious Thursday afternoon. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:26:51 EST Medical emergency delays trial ROCKINGHAM — The first murder trial of the year sustained another delay early Thursday.Defense attorney Stephen Freedman had a medical emergency involving his eye and had to go to a doctor. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:26:51 EST Deputies arrest four on meth charges ROCKINGHAM — Three men and a woman were arrested on meth charges in a three-day span, according to Richmond County sheriff's deputies. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:51:51 EST Father turns self in for child support ROCKINGHAM — A man wanted on a charge for failure to pay child support has turned himself in. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:36:51 EST McInnis backs bill to keep grading scale RALEIGH — State Sen. Tom McInnis has introduced a bill to keep the 15-point grading scale used to measure school performance around for at least two more years. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:56:51 EST Praise concert planned Sunday DOBBINS HEIGHTS — Singer-songwriter Michael J. Ross and the New Bethel AME Zion Church Gospel Choir and Friends will lead a Celebration Praise Party 4 p.m. Sunday at New Bethel AME Zion Church. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:51:53 EST LETTER: Rockingham’s late, great restaurants To the editor: Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:11:52 EST LETTER: Brutality, then and now To the editor: Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:31:51 EST LETTER: Drones, executive orders not exclusive to Obama To the editor: Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:26:52 EST 5 lbs seized in pot raid ROCKINGHAM — Detectives have seized 5 pounds of marijuana in a raid on a city home, Police Chief Billy Kelly said Thursday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:56:51 EST Trial delayed again ROCKINGHAM — The first murder trial of the year suffered another delay early Thursday.Defense attorney Stephen Freedman had a medical emergency involving his eye and had to go to a doctor. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:31:51 EST Man wanted on witness-tampering charge in murder case SOUTHERN PINES — Police are looking for a man accused of trying to intimidate a witness in a Moore County murder case. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 02:26:51 EST Fast-food fashion: Taco Bell dress lands local on TV LAURINBURG — Seemingly insignificant moments in childhood sometimes portend a pathway to success. So it was when Olivia Mears was 11 and decided she wanted to make her own Halloween costume, based on a character in an online fantasy game series,... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 02:06:51 EST ALE charges 2 in aftermath of chase, crash TROY — Dillion Chesney's friends are accused of giving him beer and helping him get behind the wheel before a 115 mph chase ended in a crash that seriously injured an Ellerbe man. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 02:41:53 EST 12 jurors, 1 alternate chosen ROCKINGHAM — Twelve jurors and one of three alternates were selected Wednesday in the murder trial of Alexander Ingram following a morning delay involving one of the prospects. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 02:41:51 EST Pattan’s plans soft opening ROCKINGHAM — Pattan's Downtown Grille on East Washington Street looks ready to open from kitchen to front door, but there won't be a hint given ahead of time suggesting when the big day will arrive. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 02:36:51 EST Pirates shut down Raiders LUMBERTON — The Lumberton High School soccer team had few troubles keeping possession during Wednesday's 5-0 win against Richmond Senior.It was the finishing they struggled with. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:26:52 EST LETTER: State needs more options on public legal notices To the editor: Wed, 25 Mar 2015 21:46:51 EST