Your Daily Journal- RSS Feed Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:48:32 EST 1800 We hardly know these candidates’ names Nov. 4 is an historic day in North Carolina history. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:40:08 EST Gigging suckers and walking on water Now to set y'all straight, this here story is not about certain people who seem to fall for anything, no-sirree. This story is my recollection of one of my experiences while gigging blue-fin suckers in local creeks. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:31:25 EST OUR VIEW: Make your voice heard Pumpkins and falling leaves are giving way to pink ribbons. And purple ones. And blue ones. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:14:11 EST PHOTOS: Rockingham rallies on Moral Monday 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 Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:01:12 EST Richmond, Lumberton to battle in semifinal ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Senior soccer team will open the Southeastern Conference tournament against Lumberton 7 p.m. today at Raider Stadium. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:38:11 EST Moral Monday rally stresses importance of voting 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. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:37:18 EST Scoreboard-watching season is in full bloom The march toward the showdown on Nov. 7 in Raider Stadium continues as both Richmond Senior and Scotland are undefeated in the Southeastern Conference though two weeks. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:00:10 EST Hillenburg: Rockingham Speedway can ‘survive and prosper’ ROCKINGHAM — The green flag may drop once again on racing at Rockingham Speedway. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:31:30 EST Scots edge Pats; Bucks shock Pirates;-Bucks-shock-Pirates ROCKINGHAM — After two league games, there are only two teams left controlling their own destiny — Richmond Senior and Scotland — in the race for the Southeastern Conference title. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:00:10 EST ‘Enough is enough’: Vigil, march target domestic violence ROCKINGHAM — Purple-clad residents filled the area outside of the former Richmond County's Courthouse Monday evening in solidarity against domestic violence. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:41:09 EST Forever a daughter: DAR honors former member 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. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:18:15 EST Men accused of groping woman, girl ROCKINGHAM — Two men face criminal charges after a woman and 13-year-old girl say the defendants groped them on Saturday. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:13:07 EST Man arrested on kidnapping charges A Richmond County man is accused of breaking into an estranged girlfriend's home and kidnapping her. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:57:09 EST Cole Auditorium prepared for new DeWitt series HAMLET — The staff of the Cole Auditorium at Richmond Community College spent Monday preparing for Tuesday night's kickoff of the 2014-15 DeWitt Performing Arts Series, which begins with the Broadway musical revue “Smokey Joe's... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:22:14 EST Compassion, motivation keep principal grounded 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. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:52:19 EST What happened to chivalry, modesty and purity? “Back in the day when loving one another was OK. When love was simply love without the games. Oh, can we just go back to yesterday? Yesterday, remember when girls used to make men wait? But now it's like they're giving it away,... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:47:22 EST Hamlet councilman wins transportation committee award HAMLET — Town Councilman Tony Clewis has been named Rural Planning Organization Transportation Advisory Committee member of the year, the Lumbee River Council of Governments announced. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:32:14 EST LETTER: Thanks to volunteers, sponsors for a successful Norman Fest To the editor: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:10:18 EST LETTER: On Election Day, right answer sometimes none of the above To the editor: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:25:17 EST LETTER: Homeless shelter within reach for Richmond County To the editor: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:16:14 EST