Solar farm under construction

Solar farm under construction

ROCKINGHAM — Racing fans once parked and camped on a stretch of land on U.S. 1 while visiting North Carolina Motor Speedway.But with NASCAR taki...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Riders ‘saddle up’ for Stetson

Riders ‘saddle up’ for Stetson

HOFFMAN — The family of 3-year-old Stetson Deberry, a leukemia patient receiving weekly treatments at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, ...

July 23rd, 2015 updated: July 24th, 2015. |  


Batalo to join FirstHealth Outpatient Cancer Center

Batalo to join FirstHealth Outpatient Cancer Center

Special to the Daily JournalPINEHURST — Dr. Michael Batalo’s interest in cancer medicine started when he was in medical school and with hi...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Pee Dee Electric offers teachers’ grants

Special to the Daily JournalWADESBORO — Pee Dee Electric in conjunction with North Carolina’s electric cooperatives are accepting applicat...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


10 graduate from RCC Practical Nursing program

10 graduate from RCC Practical Nursing program

Special to the Daily JournalHAMLET — Ten graduates of the Practical Nursing program at Richmond Community College exited the Robert L. & Eli...

July 23rd, 2015 updated: July 23rd, 2015. |  


Shooting victim still critical, no suspects in case

Shooting victim still critical, no suspects in case

By William R. Tolerwtoler@civitasmedia.comROCKINGHAM — The victim of a July 12 shooting remains in critical condition at an undisclosed hospital...

July 23rd, 2015 updated: July 23rd, 2015. |  


Bike clubs planbenefit ride forRichmond deputy

Bike clubs planbenefit ride forRichmond deputy

ROCKINGHAM — The Steel Wheels and Playaz Elite riding clubs of Richmond County will ride together Aug. 1 in a Benefit Ride and Fun Day to assist...

July 22nd, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  


Seniors to sell, showcase art

Seniors to sell, showcase art

HAMLET — Artists of the Ellerbe, East Rockingham and Hamlet senior centers will offer a free public art exhibit from 1-4 p.m. Sunday at Ellerbe ...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Warrant: Woman pawned power tools

Warrant: Woman pawned power tools

ROCKINGHAM — A woman is facing multiple felony charges after deputies say she tried to pawn stolen power tools.Richmond County sheriff’s d...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Tortoise returns after 5-day odyssey

Tortoise returns after 5-day odyssey

MARSTON — “Missing Sulcata Tortoise,” read a flier posted in the Fox Road and Orchard Acres sections of Marston between U.S. 1 North...

July 22nd, 2015 |