Your Daily Journal- RSS Feed Sun, 29 Mar 2015 22:32:18 EST 1800 Andre the Giant display to open at Rankin Museum ELLERBE — A Giant exhibit will be coming this May to the Rankin Museum of American Heritage. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:46:52 EST Raiders ‘steal’ one from Pirates ROCKINGHAM — The Lumberton-Richmond Senior baseball game was just as advertised — a hard-fought, nail-biting contest. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 18:16:51 EST Man accused of violating protective order SOUTHERN PINES — A Richmond County man was jailed Saturday on domestic violence-related charges in Moore County. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:31:52 EST Man charged with shooting into house in murder attempt ROCKINGHAM — Police say a Richmond County man fired two gunshots into a city home in an attempt on a man's life. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:01:57 EST Hoggard steps down at Richmond ROCKINGHAM — The lure to be closer to his parents was too much for Paul Hoggard to resist. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:01:55 EST Patience could be the call for next Raider coach The announcement of Paul Hoggard taking the head football coaching position at John A. Holmes in Edenton was a bit of a shock at first, but then again, it shouldn't have been too surprising. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:26:51 EST Fellow SEC coaches react to Hoggard’s departure ROCKINGHAM — One would think the news of Paul Hoggard's departure from Richmond Senior would make the rest of the Southeastern Conference coaches happy.Actually it is the opposite. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:16:51 EST Jury selection complete; murder trial to begin Monday ROCKINGHAM — The final two jury alternates were chosen Friday in the murder trial of Alexander Ingram. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:21:52 EST Seniors get a second prom night Matt Harrelson | Daily Journal Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:51:51 EST Police: Woman punched officer in Food Lion disturbance ROCKINGHAM — A woman accused of causing a Thursday disturbance at Food Lion is charged with threatening a police officer and punching him in the head. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:36:52 EST Operation Medicine Drop collects 62,000 doses ROCKINGHAM — With Richmond County residents' help, the county sheriff's office and the Rockingham Police Department were able to dispose of more than 62,000 doses of medication during this year's Operation Medicine... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:21:52 EST Church to hold celebration praise party The deadline for all church briefs is 5 p.m. Thursdays. Items may be dropped off at our office at 105 E. Washington St., Rockingham, or sent to us via email to, with the subject line of Church News. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:41:51 EST Death probe expands to Scotland County LAURINBURG — The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has expanded its investigation into the murder of two men, whose badly decomposed bodies were found in a well on a private property last weekend, to Scotland County. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:31:52 EST Hoggard resigns at Richmond, hired at Holmes ROCKINGHAM — After eight seasons leading the Richmond Senior football team, Paul Hoggard stepped down today to accept the head coaching position with John A. Holmes in Edenton. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:16:51 EST Working to bring more jobs to the Sandhills I am very glad to see sunshine and blooming flowers in place of the ice and snow we experienced in late February. The bad weather caused delays at the legislature and we have been very busy trying to meet deadlines for filing bills and meeting with... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:56:51 EST Incorporating your small business Last week, we reviewed the start-up process for limited-liability companies. This week, let's focus on the beginning steps for successfully forming a corporation. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:36:52 EST Grassy Island Road to be repaved ELLERBE — Work crews will repave sections of Grassy Island Road in northern Richmond County under a N.C. Department of Transportation resurfacing project. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:26:51 EST McInnis: Profs should be teachers first RALEIGH — Richmond County's state senator wants to put North Carolina college professors back in the classroom. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:36:52 EST ISIS grows as the world watches In a perfect world with perfect people, I could theoretically paint you a perfect picture. Problem is, we do not live in a perfect world with perfect people. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:11:51 EST 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