ROCKINGHAM — Sheriff Dewitt William Ormsby, Tuesday, Jan. 5, 1943.Constable William David Smith, Wednesday, June 12, 1929.Jailer Samuel Lou Baucom, Thursday, April 29, 1915.
SOUTHERN PINES — Nearly three years after Rashawn Shaw was shot and killed at an apartment complex, police have made a murder arrest in the 28-year-old's death.
TROY — A state trooper who found a missing woman and led her to safety in Rockingham will receive the North Carolina Highway Patrol's Meritorious Service Award next week.
ELLERBE — People from Richmond County and beyond brought their cornhole skills to the Ellerbe Lions Club lawnmower track Friday night for the Tossing For Taylor benefit tournament.
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ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Daily Journal's compassionate coverage of homelessness has been recognized with an award from the Society of Professional Journalists.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — B.B. King, whose scorching guitar licks and heartfelt vocals made him the idol of generations of musicians and fans while earning him the nickname King of the Blues, died late Thursday at home in Las Vegas. He was...
HAMLET — The Washington Park College and Career Readiness class at Richmond Community College has partnered with Project GreenBuild to assist Scotland County Habitat for Humanity with building a home in Laurinburg.
HAMLET — As the 2014-15 school year draws to a close, Richmond County Schools' human resources department is tallying up its retiring educators and estimating the number of classroom vacancies that need to be filled by Aug. 24, the first...
ROCKINGHAM — Destiny Oakes doesn't have a driver's license yet.But when the junior returns to Richmond Senior High School next year, she'll be behind the wheel of a 2014 Chevrolet Sonic RS.
ROCKINGHAM — Samaritan Colony will soon be over the hill.
ROCKINGHAM — A woman is facing multiple charges after deputies say she stole two televisions and enlisted the help of a teenager.
WHISPERING PINES — A Rockingham man wanted on out-of-state charges has been jailed after authorities found him in Moore County on Thursday.
WHISPERING PINES — A Hoke County man faces two assault charges after police say he attacked a pregnant woman.
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PINEHURST — Roxanne Elliott, policy director for FirstHealth Community Health Services, has joined the advisory board of Hospital Charitable Services Awards, a national program sponsored by Jackson Healthcare.
HAMLET — Those with four-year degrees who are interested in becoming public school teachers can receive their certification by taking courses at Richmond Community College this summer.
LAURINBURG — Clarell Litchford, executive director of Scotia Village, was presented with the Career Excellence Award for Lifetime Achievement at the 59th Annual LeadingAge North Carolina Spring Conference held at Pinehurst Resort earlier this...
SANFORD — State troopers say a Southern Pines man slammed into a stopped car Wednesday, killing a 72-year-old driver and injuring three others.
DOBBINS HEIGHTS — A dance team and guest preacher will lead the inaugural pastoral appreciation service planned for 4 p.m. Sunday at New Bethel AME Zion Church, 114 Bethel Church Road.
HAMLET — A Dobbins Heights man with a varied criminal record dating back 30 years is back behind bars on drug and weapon charges.
HAMLET — J.J. Harris says he would've been dead by now if it wasn't for the Dream Center.
ROCKINGHAM — As America continues to reel from recent clashes between police and civilians, Richmond County and the rest of the nation will honor officers killed in the line of duty when Peace Officers Memorial Day is observed...
ROCKINGHAM — Buster Baxter, one of Arthur Read's friends on the popular children's television series “Arthur,” has something in common with a growing number of kids and adults in Richmond County. Buster has...
ROCKINGHAM — A convenience store clerk is accused of stealing cigarettes from her employer.