Rockingham Housing Authority offering job, GED training to volunteers

The Rockingham Housing Authority is recruiting volunteers to participate in Project R.E.B.U.I.L.D. which aims to strengthen communities by training th...

October 20th, 2017 |  


‘Women of the Bible’ – Sunday at Timmons Grove Missionary Baptist Church

‘Women of the Bible’ – Sunday at Timmons Grove Missionary Baptist Church

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...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Rockingham fire caused by burning candle

Rockingham fire caused by burning candle

The Rockingham Fire Department responded to a fire at a house on the corner of Skipper and Armstead streets at 3:32 a.m. Friday morning. The tenant sa...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Halloween happenings across Richmond County

Halloween happenings across Richmond County

It’s beginning to look a lot like Halloween. Candy corn in every store, spectral presences hanging from trees, headstones popping up like mushro...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Pair indicted on Georgia meth charges

Pair indicted on Georgia meth charges

MADISON, Ga. — Two local men were indicted on drug and weapons charges in Georgia last month following a June arrest for meth trafficking.The Mo...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Hamlet resident warns of secret shopper scam

Hamlet resident warns of secret shopper scam

HAMLET — When Lawrence Dye received a check in the mail for $1,982, he was immediately skeptical.The check came along with a page of instruction...

October 19th, 2017 updated: October 19th, 2017. |  


Rockingham Housing Authority’s newest member speaks of community

Rockingham Housing Authority’s newest member speaks of community

She may have made a classic rookie mistake at her first meeting as a member Rockingham Housing Authority Board of Commissioners — coming in abou...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Parton partnership providing free books

ROCKINGHAM — One thousand Richmond County children 5 and younger will receive free books in the mail from country singer Dolly Parton within the...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Applicants hope for Rockingham hotel jobs

Applicants hope for Rockingham hotel jobs

ROCKINGHAM — A rust-red shipping container and a giant green catfish on the side of a U-Hail trailer became impromptu backdrops Thursday as mana...

October 19th, 2017 updated: October 19th, 2017. |  


Daily Journal delivery going postal

Daily Journal delivery going postal

As the Richmond County Daily Journal continues to review our business plans in order to meet the expectations of our customers, we have made a decisio...

October 19th, 2017 |