Trimming the Christmas tree

Trimming the Christmas tree

Right after Thanksgiving, my husband and I got our Christmas decorations out of our storage building. Every year when we go through this process, I sa...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Carolina leader sides with Christmas

Carolina leader sides with Christmas

RALEIGH — Josephus Daniels, one of the most prominent North Carolinians of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, played a key role in a story ...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Women’s Day celebration at Bass Temple UCOG

Women’s Day celebration at Bass Temple UCOG

The deadline for church briefs is 5 p.m. Thursdays for publication the next Saturday. To have your event listed, email Christine S. Carroll at christi...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Life doesn’t come with instructions

Life doesn’t come with instructions

This is the time of year where my wife and I, being parents and grandparents, are going to be required to assemble things. Large or small, there will ...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Shavaysia Beard, senior, wins 2017 Superintendent’s Christmas Card Art Contest

Shavaysia Beard, senior, wins 2017 Superintendent’s Christmas Card Art Contest

Christine Carroll | Daily JournalThe Richmond County Board of Education honored senior Shavayshia Beard on Thursday for rendering the Christmas card i...

December 7th, 2017 updated: December 7th, 2017. |  


The thrill of the chase

The thrill of the chase

We all have memories of our past — some good, some not so good. As our minds wander back, special times and people stand out because they have a...

December 5th, 2017 |  


FirstHealth weight-loss program demonstrates the Weigh2Be

FirstHealth weight-loss program demonstrates the Weigh2Be

PINEHURST — Tim Moore wasn’t looking for a quick-fix diet when he decided to lose weight.He wanted a program that would provide support an...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Making a ‘Meat Calendar’ for holiday meals

Making a ‘Meat Calendar’ for holiday meals

Like most of you this week, I have a lot of leftovers. I believe this stems from the fact that I would rather have more food for our holiday guests th...

November 30th, 2017 |  


DHHS secretary, professor tapped as commencement speakers

DHHS secretary, professor tapped as commencement speakers

PEMBROKE — Mandy Cohen, secretary of the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services and UNCP English professor Dr. Richard Vela will serve as ...

November 29th, 2017 updated: November 29th, 2017. |  


Richmond County farmers count

Richmond County ranks 25th in North Carolina counties in total value of agricultural products sold. How do I know this? Because in 2012, our farmers c...

November 29th, 2017 |