Walk to remember

Walk to remember

ROCKINGHAM — First responders from nearly every emergency agency in Richmond County walked three miles Friday in remembrance of those who lost t...

September 11th, 2015 updated: September 11th, 2015. |  


Army of volunteers deploys

Army of volunteers deploys

HAMLET — All across Richmond County Thursday, volunteers from the United Way scattered far and wide to kick off this year’s fundraising ca...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Rep. Pierce scheduling school visits

Rep. Pierce scheduling school visits

ROCKINGHAM — State Rep. Garland Pierce is going back to school this month.Pierce, D-Scotland, plans to participate in the America’s Legisl...

September 10th, 2015 |  


179 Xanax pills seized in traffic stop

ROCKINGHAM — A Richmond County man is facing drug charges, along with a Georgia woman, following a Labor Day traffic stop.After stopping a 2008 ...

September 9th, 2015 updated: September 9th, 2015. |  


2 Raiders inspiring excellence

2 Raiders inspiring excellence

Matt Harrelson | Daily JournalRichmond Senior High School custodian Anthony Bostick and career and technical education teacher Elizabeth Quick are pre...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Mentors help train county’s new teachers

Mentors help train county’s new teachers

HAMLET — With a new school year starting and new teachers fresh out of college beginning their careers, it can be intimidating for first-, secon...

September 9th, 2015 |  


RCC offers daylong drone-flying class

RCC offers daylong drone-flying class

HAMLET — Richmond Community College will offer a course Saturday, Sept. 26, on the use and operation of unmanned aerial vehicles, most commonly ...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Walking to end sexual slavery

Walking to end sexual slavery

ROCKINGHAM — Patti Crawford and Stacy Phillips plan to pass through on Thursday as they walk “220 miles from Gastonia to Wilmington in an ...

September 8th, 2015 updated: September 8th, 2015. |  


Richmond 4-H goat show set Saturday

Richmond 4-H goat show set Saturday

The 2015 4-H Farm Credit Showmanship Circuit is almost midway through! Richmond County youth have been placing high in each division, taking away lots...

September 8th, 2015 |  


Rockingham founder’s descendants gather for Webb reunion

Rockingham founder’s descendants gather for Webb reunion

A small branch of family descendants of Robert Webb, co-founder of the city of Rockingham in 1784, gathered for a recent reunion of the family of Elme...

September 7th, 2015 updated: September 7th, 2015. |