HAMLET — The Richmond County Mental Health Society is alive but not well in Richmond County, and the agency hopes to remind past supporters how critical their donations are to keeping the Hamlet Soup Kitchen up and running.
ROCKINGHAM — A historic estate in the southern end of Richmond County is back on the market.
The average age of the Richmond County farmer is 58. When people in most professions are thinking about pensions, retirement, babysitting grandchildren and winters in Florida; farmers may not be planning to ever stop farming.
ROCKINGHAM — Four blocks of two downtown city streets will soon get a makeover.
RALEIGH — After a nearly two hours of hearing testimony and reviewing evidence, the North Carolina Board of Elections in a 4-1 vote on Monday upheld the Scotland County Board of Elections' decision to dismiss Sheriff Shep Jones'...
McCOLL, S.C. — Mayor George Ray Grier was arrested on a drunken-driving charge late last month, according to state troopers.
HAMLET — The Disabled American Veterans William F. Ingram Chapter No. 59 in Hamlet held its annual Christmas party Tuesday night at the DAV headquarters on N.C. 177 South.
ANSONVILLE — Sheriff's deputies on Friday intercepted two men suspected of robbing a Norwood bank.
ROCKINGHAM — State Sen. Gene McLaurin is Richmond County Citizen of the Year, and despite a suspicious phone call to confirm his attendance for the announcement, McLaurin said he was taken by surprise.
ROCKINGHAM — From City Hall to the halls of the state Senate, Gene McLaurin has worked to make Richmond County a better place for its residents.
ROCKINGHAM — Blanche Elmore's nieces and nephews often had to explain their family ties.
ROCKINGHAM — Police say a woman stole $1,100 worth of bikes, scooters, bedding and toys from Walmart on Saturday.
ROCKINGHAM — A city man is accused of shoplifting tool sets from Lowe's three times in the last two months.
ROCKINGHAM — Jeff Joyner of American Legion Post 147, Rockingham, was recently appointed alternate national executive committeeman from North Carolina to the national American Legion.
ROCKINGHAM — Leak Street High School went on lockdown Monday after students received threatening text messages, according to Richmond County Schools officials.
This past week, I had the privilege of spending several days at the General Assembly building learning the procedures and processes of the legislature. I was quite interested to see how an idea makes it way to the Bill Drafting Department, then onto...
HAMLET — Sheriff's deputies have charged a 22-year-old man with murder in the death of a man found brutally beaten in his Dobbins Heights home.
ROCKINGHAM — A wide grin spread across 4-year-old Lexie Reep's face when she saw Santa Claus.
ROCKINGHAM — Visits with Santa in the Richmond Community Theatre was a highlight for many young children and their parents during Saturday's Christmas on the Square, which drew dozens to downtown Rockingham's Harrington Square...
Did you have a strange feeling of deja vu when you flipped to the comics page of the Richmond County Daily Journal's weekend edition?
McCOLL, S.C. — Rummaging through a backyard shed packed with stacks of sealed cardboard boxes full of yard decorations he's already bought for next Christmas, 45-year-old Michael Adams admits “I might have a disorder of some...
ROCKINGHAM — A man who police say fatally shot his housemate during a heated argument now faces a manslaughter charge.
ROCKINGHAM — County leaders compare it to swapping a sputtering jalopy for a fuel-efficient new car.
DOBBINS HEIGHTS — Deputies are offering a cash reward for information in the killing of a man who died Friday from injuries he sustained in a brutal beating nearly two weeks ago.
Matt Harrelson | Daily Journal