Brush fire sprayed out

Brush fire sprayed out

William R. Toler | Daily JournalBill Bayless, deputy chief of the East Rockingham Fire Department, sprays down brush after an outside fire spread to a...

August 4th, 2015 updated: August 4th, 2015. |  


Countdown to Kindergarten planned Friday

Countdown to Kindergarten planned Friday

ROCKINGHAM — Discovery Place Kids-Rockingham is helping young learners get ready for their first big day of school with Countdown to Kindergarte...

August 4th, 2015 |  


2 charged in Walmart brawl

2 charged in Walmart brawl

ROCKINGHAM — Two people involved in a July 25 fight outside Walmart have been formally charged.According to warrants, 29-year-old Candi Renee Cr...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Community, police come together for National Night Out

Community, police come together for National Night Out

ROCKINGHAM — The area from the Rockingham Library to the parking lot of City Hall will resemble a mini-carnival Tuesday as kids and cops come to...

August 3rd, 2015 |  


Felon charged with selling cocaine

Felon charged with selling cocaine

ROCKINGHAM — A convicted felon with more than two-dozen pending charges was arrested again last week after Richmond County deputies say he sold ...

August 2nd, 2015 updated: August 2nd, 2015. |  


‘No one should live like that’

‘No one should live like that’

By Melonie McLaurinmflomer@civitasmedia.comROCKINGHAM — When a wish-granter, a cancer patient in need and a hands-on church ministry come togeth...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Animal Advocates face cash crunch

Animal Advocates face cash crunch

ROCKINGHAM — “My money tree is dead. Our fosters are full. Our boarding and vets bills are overdue and maxed out. I am mentally exhausted....

July 31st, 2015 |  


Leak Street campers recognized

Leak Street campers recognized

Melonie McLaurin | Daily JournalThe Rev. Ricardo Leak Sr of Hamlet presented J.C. Watkins an award for his service to the Leak Street Education and Cu...

July 31st, 2015 updated: July 31st, 2015. |  


Jammin’ in the plaza

Jammin’ in the plaza

William R. Toler | Daily JournalRick Strickland, lead vocalist and guitarist of the Rick Strickland Band, lands after signaling the end of a song at P...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Riders revved up for retired deputy’s Saturday benefit

Riders revved up for retired deputy’s Saturday benefit

ROCKINGHAM — Mike Stokes, CEO of the Steel Wheels Riding Club, wants to remind everyone that the benefit ride and Family Fun Day for retired Ric...

July 30th, 2015 |