Your Daily Journal- RSS Feed Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:52:26 EST 1800 Peach blossoms in bloom Contributed photo Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:36:52 EST LETTER: Meth-making mother endangers her children To the editor:Because of a recent letter to the editor I wrote on March 12 (“Help police, deputies wipe out meth scourge,”) I have been called out as a traitor. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:16:54 EST Where have all the heroes gone? “Were you a part of the Army that made the Indians leave their homes?”David, my 5-year-old grandson, had been learning about American Indians in his preschool. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:16:52 EST Obamacare repeal puts patients first March Madness is quickly coming to an end, and at this point, your basketball bracket might be either busted or barely hanging on. Whether we're N.C. State, UNC or Duke fans, we can all agree that North Carolina's teams have had a good run... Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:11:52 EST Raider cheerleaders named All-Region ROCKINGHAM — Mary Catherine Coltrane and Essence Gilbert became the first Richmond Senior High School cheerleaders to earn All-Region honors last month. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:31:51 EST County leaders learn of grant opportunities WADESBORO — County Commissioner Vancine Sturdivant is making plans to visit Raleigh to push for grants she hopes will benefit Anson County after attending a Thursday informational session with state Sen. Tom McInnis and a N.C. Department of... Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:11:52 EST 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