$500 reward offered in fatal Hamlet shooting

$500 reward offered in fatal Hamlet shooting

HAMLET — With investigators hitting a brick wall trying to identify a shooting suspect, a reward is now on the table.Richmond County Crime Stopp...

June 30th, 2017 updated: June 30th, 2017. |  


New Rockingham businesses opening soon

New Rockingham businesses opening soon

ROCKINGHAM — The signs, they are signaling new businesses on the south side of Broad Avenue.A “fresh Mexican grill” is promised for ...

June 29th, 2017 |  


UPDATE: Hamlet police searching for murder suspect

UPDATE: Hamlet police searching for murder suspect

HAMLET — Police are investigating a murder at the Circle B convenience store on N.C. 177.Tierrell Martin, 20, of Dobbins Heights, was fatally sh...

June 28th, 2017 updated: June 28th, 2017. |  


PHOTOS: Richmond Senior High School Class of 2017

PHOTOS: Richmond Senior High School Class of 2017

William R. Toler | Daily JournalRichmond Senior High School’s class of 2017 lines up by the field house a half-hour before their graduation cere...

June 9th, 2017 updated: June 9th, 2017. |  


‘A collection of shapes’: Rockingham Housing Authority kids learn to design, print fidget spinners

‘A collection of shapes’: Rockingham Housing Authority kids learn to design, print fidget spinners

ROCKINGHAM — A set of siblings sat behind laptops Friday morning at the Falling Creek Recreational Center.But they weren’t just there surf...

June 9th, 2017 updated: June 9th, 2017. |  


BERRIES AND BARBECUE: Statewide exposure helps feed tourism in Richmond County

BERRIES AND BARBECUE: Statewide exposure helps feed tourism in Richmond County

In an area once known for textile mills and racing, two Richmond County businesses have recently garnered attention for how they please the palette.Pa...

June 2nd, 2017 updated: June 2nd, 2017. |  


DOWNTOWN FUNK: Summerdaze Band gets down at Rockingham’s Plaza Jam

DOWNTOWN FUNK: Summerdaze Band gets down at Rockingham’s Plaza Jam

William R. Toler | Daily JournalTara Kelly plays trumpet during a funk medley as the Summerdaze Band rocked Cole Plaza on Thursday evening for the sec...

June 1st, 2017 |  


World War II monument unveiled at Richmond County Veterans Memorial Park

World War II monument unveiled at Richmond County Veterans Memorial Park

ROCKINGHAM — A new memorial to honor those killed during World War II highlighted a Memorial Day Service in Richmond County Veterans Memorial Pa...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Flag used in Richmond County sailor’s WWII burial to fly Memorial Day

Flag used in Richmond County sailor’s WWII burial to fly Memorial Day

ROCKINGHAM — In honor of hometown, family and veterans, Tommy Easterling is making a special tribute to celebrate Memorial Day this year. He wil...

May 24th, 2017 updated: May 24th, 2017. |  


Rutherford Institute declares Richmond Early College High School yearbook confiscation an act of censorship

Rutherford Institute declares Richmond Early College High School yearbook confiscation an act of censorship

HAMLET — Another civil rights organization is weighing in on a controversial decision to recall the yearbooks at Richmond Early College High Sch...

May 23rd, 2017 |