ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Writers' Club held its monthly meeting at The Hive Recreation Center on Oct. 5 with two new members joining the regulars to share some of their original work.
“I will fight to follow, I will fight for love. Throw my life forever to the triumph of the Son. Let your love be my companion in the war against my pride. Long to break all vain obsession, till you're all that I...
DAVIDSON — Michael Bush, the president and chief executive officer of Civitas Media, the owner of The Richmond County Daily Journal, announced Thursday he was stepping down to pursue other opportunities.
ROCKINGHAM — State Senate candidate Tom McInnis' campaign will hold a beach music concert and food drive for the homeless Oct. 20 at the National Guard armory.
ROCKINGHAM — Five municipalities in Richmond County will receive nearly $300,000 for road repairs.
ROCKINGHAM — Ninth-Grade Academy Principal Pam Patterson said her passion has always been in working with young people.
HAMLET — Richmond Community College has delayed the start of its first truck driver training class until Nov. 3 with a mandatory orientation session being held Monday, Oct. 20.
ROCKINGHAM — A family is out of their home after an early-evening fire Thursday that left several animals dead.
ROCKINGHAM — Every half-hour, a cellphone alarm sends Linda Samol searching for the news that she and partner Tiffany Swinson can be legally married.
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County's crime rate dropped nearly10 percent in 2013, according to a report the State Bureau of Investigation released this week.
HAMLET — Mayor Bill Bayless said Thursday that he and the Hamlet City Council have offered the position of city manager to Marcus Abernethy.
NORMAN — Just before Mayor Kenneth Broadway's election in 2012, the town held its first-ever Norman Fest, which has grown into an annual event.
HAMLET — Being a teacher is a tough job.Leading a school filled with them may be even tougher. But Monroe Avenue Principal Dawn Terry leads with confidence, and her school is a better place because of it.
ROCKINGHAM — Christians from all walks of life will be walking for Jesus through downtown Saturday morning.
HAMLET — As the sun went down Wednesday evening, the neon lights came up.Bright colors rose high into the air, rotating counter-clockwise on the iconic Ferris wheel.
HAMLET — Railroad officials say no one was hurt when two train cars veered off the track at the CSX rail yard Wednesday afternoon.
ROCKINGHAM — He remembers coming off his line to challenge for a ball — then not much else.
Every October, schools and organizations across the country join Stomp Out Bullying in observing National Bullying Prevention Month.
ROCKINGHAM — Police have charged a man with stealing bundles of clothing and a cordless phone after breaking into a car wash.
ROCKINGHAM — When asked what motivates her most as an educator, Angela Watkins won't hesitate to answer.“Everything I do, I do for children,” she said.
WADESBORO — Pee Dee Electric plans to install a 100-kilowatt community solar farm adjacent to its corporate headquarters here, the company announced last week.
HAMLET — At its October meeting this week, the Richmond Community College Board of Trustees received updates from college faculty on the progress of the Mary Ellen Kindley Fitness Trail and work force and economic development...
ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Planning and Zoning Board of Adjustment ruled unanimously Tuesday that New Life Church's Place of Grace — located on the church's 25 acre tract off Airport Road — does not require a...
HAMLET — With Election Day coming quickly on Nov. 4, the Richmond County Democratic Party gathered Tuesday evening at Cole Auditorium for its ninth annual Morrison-Deane-Goodman Dinner to rally the troops and gather support for local...
ROCKINGHAM — Although there haven't been any same-sex couples applying for a marriage license in Richmond County, Register of Deeds Linda Douglas said her office will be getting ready, “just in case.”