Your Daily Journal- RSS Feed Fri, 28 Nov 2014 04:44:21 EST 1800 Restaurant feeds less fortunate HAMLET — One local restaurant decided to put profit aside and help others on Thanksgiving Day. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:44:09 EST ‘Community first:’ Watkins-Kendall dinner feeds neighbors, family DOBBINS HEIGHTS — For the ninth year in a row, a family shared their Thanksgiving meal with the rest of the community. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:38:06 EST Early openings, long lines start shopping season ROCKINGHAM — Full bellies and falling temperatures didn't stop shoppers from lining up outside Belk Thursday evening.Karen Steen and her niece Stevie, both from Hamlet, were first in line at the department store. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:18:07 EST Farmer faces DWI charge in fatal crash WAGRAM — A Wagram farmer has been charged with driving while impaired after involvement last week in a collision that killed another driver. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:12:09 EST Macie McQueen remembered as community matriarch She is remembered as a passionate advocate for justice and equality, a driven community activist, a warrior and mentor.But many called her mother. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:10:11 EST Standridge kicks Knights to tourney LAURINBURG — The last time the St. Andrews men's soccer team qualified for the NAIA National Tournament, none of the current players were born. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:01:08 EST Convenient Care clinic to extend hours ROCKINGHAM — FirstHealth Convenient Care-Richmond County will soon be offering new extended hours. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:46:05 EST Sealed Air Corp. raises nearly $6,500 for United Way Contributed photo Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:42:19 EST Historic site hosting ‘Christmas for the Birds’ MOUNT GILEAD — Richmond County residents can help spread Christmas cheer to their feathered friends next week. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:28:05 EST Temple boys take title Contributed Photo Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:06:14 EST Candor man claims $10K lotto prize$10K-lotto-prize CANDOR — A southern Montgomery County man had an extra $10,000 to be thankful for Thursday after choosing a winning scratch-off ticket. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:17:12 EST LETTER: Obama secures legacy as the Great Compromiser To the editor:Goodnight, Barack Obama. Sleep well, O mighty fearless leader. The likes of Ozymandias, Der Fuhrer, Il Duce, Pol Pot, Stalin, Saddam and Idi pale before your wonderful and glorious deeds. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:43:15 EST LETTER: Ferguson residents destroyed their own town To the editor: Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:37:11 EST Prudence needed on state budget RALEIGH — According to the latest monthly report from State Controller Linda Combs, the state of North Carolina has collected about $6.5 billion in general fund revenue during the first four months of the 2014-15 fiscal... Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:04:08 EST Shelter resident grateful for grace ROCKINGHAM — Today is Thanksgiving, but for the homeless, it can be difficult to find reasons to be thankful. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 10:26:05 EST Black Friday starting early ROCKINGHAM — Shoppers will have a chance to get an even earlier start on Black Friday at several local department stores. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:17:18 EST Sweet Potato Pie serves up savory tunes WADESBORO — The popular band Sweet Potato Pie will bring its homegrown Christmas show to the stage Dec. 13 at the Ansonia Theatre. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:17:16 EST Dannell Ellerbe serves up holiday feast Melonie Flomer | Daily Journal Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:16:08 EST New shelter director Wilde about animals ROCKINGHAM — Bonnie Wilde is the new director of the Richmond County Animal Shelter, and Lori Tadlock of the county human resources department is enthusiastic about the new direction the shelter will take with Wilde at the... Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:04:03 EST Former Raiders shining on next level ROCKINGHAM — Several former Richmond Senior football players wrapped up their collegiate seasons this month.Some are still playing with eyes on participating in a bowl game later this season. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:48:06 EST