Your Daily Journal- RSS Feed Fri, 30 Jan 2015 01:47:02 EST 1800 Richmond seeks ‘revenge’ ROCKINGHAM — There is no official name or nickname associated with it, but the second pass through the conference could be called the “Revenge Tour.” Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:26:51 EST Lifetime of leadership HAMLET — Businessman. Mayor. Senator. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:16:51 EST Raiders eye chance to make duals ROCKINGHAM — Members of the Richmond Senior wrestling team were asked for six points or six minutes earlier this month.They responded by knocking off Pinecrest for the first time in nine years. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:51:51 EST Police charge 5 in Rockingham meth sweep ROCKINGHAM — Police arrested three people on meth charges Wednesday and charged two others with selling meth last week. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:31:52 EST Rebel Dawgs seek help with Temple tuition ROCKINGHAM — The Rebel Dawgs Riding Club is challenging other organizations to pull together to help a family in crisis. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:21:51 EST Raven flies south for winter talent auditions ROCKINGHAM — Raven Newton keeps a busy schedule these days.The 11-year-old sixth grader at Rockingham Middle School has a soaring singing voice, and because of that, she has performances booked through the spring. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:56:51 EST Vet seeks donations for memorial flags HAMLET — For nearly 25 years, Jimmy Brigman has laid down small American flags at the gravesites of his fallen comrades on Memorial Day.But he hasn't done it completely alone. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:46:51 EST Civitans raising cash for 8-year-old’s wheelchair-lift van ROCKINGHAM — Local Civitans are serving up soup to buy a handicapped-accessible van for Logan Gurry. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:21:51 EST Police: Day care worker injured 10-month-old SOUTHERN PINES — A day care worker is accused of causing a severe head injury to a 10-month-old baby, police said Thursday. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:36:51 EST Hospital to host insurance forum HAMLET — Sandhills Regional Medical Center will help area residents learn more about the federal health insurance marketplace and requirements of the Affordable Care Act next week. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:56:52 EST Realtors recognize all-star agents Contributed photo Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:51:51 EST Piedmont Natural Gas opens resource center ROCKINGHAM — Piedmont Natural Gas celebrated the unveiling of its new resource center in Rockingham West Industrial Park on Thursday. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:46:51 EST LETTER: Young singer and family grateful for support To the editor: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:06:52 EST LETTER: Letters in poor taste should not be printed To the editor: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:31:52 EST Video gambling crackdown shows state’s hypocrisy Three Alamance County men — two from Burlington, one from Snow Camp — operate sweepstakes places in Gibsonville. Or at least they used to. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:36:52 EST School choice and accountability The timing couldn't be more perfect for this year's “School Choice Week,” the nationally orchestrated right-wing funded annual public relations extravaganza touting alternatives to traditional public schools, including... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:26:52 EST Raiders grab share of title ROCKINGHAM — The outcome was never really in jeopardy, but getting to the finish resulted in a few bumps in the road. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:46:51 EST Flurry of N.C. bills filed RALEIGH — State lawmakers gathered in their respective chambers Wednesday to kick off the first day of the 2015 legislative session. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:16:51 EST Chamber to recognize McLaurin, McQueen HAMLET — The Cole Auditorium will turn into Bourbon Street Thursday night when the Richmond County Chamber of Commerce presents its 32nd annual meeting and recognition night with a Mardi Gras theme at 6:30 p.m. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:01:52 EST Enrichment pageant seeks contestants HAMLET — Richmond County Enrichment Corp. will be hosting its first-ever Enrichment Pageant from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on March 14 at Richmond Community College's Cole Auditorium, 1042 W. Hamlet Ave. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:26:52 EST