Your Daily Journal- RSS Feed Fri, 6 Mar 2015 06:21:51 EST 1800 Rain changes RSHS schedules ROCKINGHAM — After battling through ice and snow, the Richmond Senior spring sport coaches are having to deal with another weather problem — rain. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 20:41:51 EST Raiders ready to vie for title ROCKINGHAM — The season didn't get off to the best start for the Richmond Senior boys tennis team.Union Pines blanked Richmond 9-0 Monday afternoon, but coach Mike James took it all in stride. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:51:50 EST UPDATE: Richmond County meth busts net 7 arrests ROCKINGHAM — Sheriff's deputies arrested at least seven people on meth charges this week and wrapped up a six-month investigation targeting county meth cooks.Five Richmond County men were arrested Tuesday. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:06:51 EST Deputy earns investigator’s certificate William R. Toler | Daily Journal Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:46:50 EST Student arts showcase begins HAMLET — Richmond County Schools 2015 Arts Alive! program will feature gallery tours and a Friday night concert at the Cole Auditorium adjacent to Richmond Community College. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:31:51 EST Pierce to host ‘Women’s Voice’ luncheon HAMLET — State Rep. Garland E. Pierce will be hosting “The Women's Voice” luncheon from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 21 in the Cole Auditorium at Richmond Community College, 1042 W. Hamlet Ave. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 16:31:53 EST Vulcan Materials boosts United Way giving Contributed photo Thu, 5 Mar 2015 16:31:52 EST RCC board hears from high-achieving students HAMLET — High-achieving Richmond Community College students told the school's trustees Tuesday that attending RCC has been a life-changing experience. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 15:11:51 EST Deputies charge 6 in meth sweep ROCKINGHAM — Five Richmond County men were arrested on meth charges Tuesday following a six-month investigation. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 13:41:51 EST RCC’s economic impact tops $100 million$100-million HAMLET — Richmond Community College delivers a solid return on investment, according to a study conducted by Economic Modeling Specialists International. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 13:26:51 EST LETTER: Obama-bashing reflects poorly on paper, community To the editor: Thu, 5 Mar 2015 12:51:54 EST LETTER: Before supermarkets, city had groceries galore To the editor: Thu, 5 Mar 2015 12:51:53 EST A school scandal in the making If lessons from other states are any indication, get ready for scandals, the wasting of millions of dollars of taxpayer money, dreadful student achievement and maybe even fraud next fall as North Carolina turns over the education of thousands of... Thu, 5 Mar 2015 12:51:51 EST Former senior center director charged with embezzlement HAMLET — Authorities say the Hamlet Senior Center's former director treated herself to more than $600 worth of personal purchases on her city-issued credit card. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 12:01:51 EST Gun theft suspect charged in 2 more car break-ins HAMLET — A man accused of stealing automatic weapons from a sheriff's office car last month is facing new charges in a pair of car break-ins. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 11:21:51 EST Man charged in Hamlet break-in HAMLET — Police have charged a Richmond County man in connection with a Monday home break-in. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:56:51 EST Hoffman’s ‘House of Blues’ HOFFMAN — A House of Blues-style concert venue could fill the former Hoffman Elementary School building, potential buyers told town council members Tuesday night. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 02:26:53 EST Child spanked on school bus ROCKINGHAM — An incident involving an L.J. Bell Elementary School bus driver spanking a student on a bus last week was not what it appeared to be, Richmond County Schools officials said Wednesday. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 02:26:52 EST Deputies: Man stole sons’ identities HAMLET — A man is facing multiple identity theft charges after deputies say he used his children's personal information to obtain several credit cards. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 02:21:51 EST Daniel attends court clerks’ conference Contributed photo Thu, 5 Mar 2015 02:11:52 EST