Richmond County deputies charge 2 with selling drugs

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office arrested two Rockingham residents suspected of separate drug offenses on Friday.Damion Lashon Massey, 22, i...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Seaboard Festival on track

Seaboard Festival on track

HAMLET — Volunteers for this year’s 35th annual Seaboard Festival on Oct. 28 will hit the streets at 5 a.m., using color-coded maps to gui...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Suspects sought in Hamlet vehicle break-ins

Suspects sought in Hamlet vehicle break-ins

HAMLET — Police are hoping surveillance video of a vehicle break-in early Friday morning will help them catch whoever is responsible.Video from ...

October 16th, 2017 updated: October 16th, 2017. |  


Ellerbe’s Rankin Museum to host ‘haunting tales’ event

Ellerbe’s Rankin Museum to host ‘haunting tales’ event

ELLERBE — The Rankin Museum of American Heritage will celebrate Halloween with haunting tales of history featuring bears, Civil War soldiers and...

October 16th, 2017 updated: October 16th, 2017. |  


Hamlet homes loose power after crash

Hamlet homes loose power after crash

HAMLET — A car ran off the road into a telephone pole, breaking it at its base, on Marlboro Street in Hamlet Monday afternoon.No injuries were r...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Photos from Norman Fest

Photos from Norman Fest

William R. Toler | Daily JournalBrittney Quick, 7, of Rockingham, reaches out to touch a northern pine snake, which is native to the Sandhills, held b...

October 16th, 2017 updated: October 16th, 2017. |  


Suspect charged in Hamlet shooting

Suspect charged in Hamlet shooting

HAMLET — A suspect in a Thursday night shooting turned himself in to police at the Richmond County magistrate’s office Friday afternoon.In...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Student-grown trees slated for sale

Student-grown trees slated for sale

HAMLET — Tree lovers from throughout the county may claim — for free — dogwoods to elm trees planted and tended to by Hamlet’s...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Helms to reopen soon

Helms to reopen soon

ROCKINGHAM — Helms Jewelers, a downtown mainstay for more than a century, has a new potential buyer.Helms Jewelers and Life Luxuries, incorporat...

October 13th, 2017 updated: October 13th, 2017. |  


Suspect charged in Hamlet shooting

Suspect charged in Hamlet shooting

HAMLET — A suspect in a Thursday night shooting turned himself in to police at the Richmond County magistrate’s office Friday afternoon.In...

October 13th, 2017 |