Your Daily Journal- RSS Feed http://yourdailyjournal.com/ http://yourdailyjournal.com/ Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:55:22 EST 1800 Man charged with emailing child porn http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news/342885/Man-charged-with-emailing-child-porn CHERAW, S.C. — A 76-year-old man is accused of emailing child pornography and faces more than a century in prison if convicted, South Carolina's attorney general said. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rockingham woman makes wishes come true http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news/312643/Making-wishes-come-true ROCKINGHAM — Beatrice Biggs Parker makes wishes come true, but she's no fairy godmother. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Upcoming rule emphasizes academics for athletes http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/334929/Upcoming-rule-emphasizes-academics-for-athletes ROCKINGHAM — It's like an earthquake in the middle of the ocean.Everyone knows the tsunami is coming, but they are helpless to do anything to combat it. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Leviner gives WCU verbal commitment http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/332684/Leviner-gives-WCU-verbal-commitment ROCKINGHAM — Cody Leviner felt like it was “weight off of his shoulders.”What Leviner was referring to was his decision to verbally commit to Western Carolina University to play baseball. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Ol’ Charley done found religion http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/327200/Ol-Charley-done-found-religion Last week, we left ol' Charley Perkins as mad as a setting hen 'cause he thought someone had poisoned his bear. Charley wasn't never much of a religious man anyway, no-sirree. Why, he never would go to Sunday school, church or... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST OUR VIEW: A better Ledbetter Lake http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/editorial-opinion/325312/OUR-VIEW-A-better-Ledbetter “Voluntary tax” sounds like as much of an oxymoron as “dry lake.” But in Richmond County, the first seemingly contradictory phrase could be the solution for the second. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Shooting suspect captured http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/localnews1/335317/Shooting-suspect-captured WADESBORO — A Hamlet man wanted in connection with a shooting near the Pee Dee River last week has been caught. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hamlet loses second official in two days http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news/334878/Hamlet-loses-second-official-in-two-days HAMLET — Miranda Chavis, Hamlet Depot and Museums manager and downtown coordinator, has resigned effective Aug. 22. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 4 freed from stuck elevator http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews1/331972/4-freed-from-stuck-elevator ROCKINGHAM — Firefighters freed four children who were briefly stuck in an elevator Tuesday afternoon at Discovery Place Kids. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST SBI probes fire chief embezzlement claims http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news/329867/SBI-probes-fire-chief-embezzlement-claims MORVEN — Fire Chief Mark Holloway is the subject of a State Bureau of Investigation probe, the attorney general's office says. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hear Daily Journal headlines on WAYN 900 AM http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news/330788/Hear-Daily-Journal-headlines-on-WAYN-900-AM ROCKINGHAM — Starting on Wednesday, lunchtime listeners can hear Richmond County Daily Journal headlines on WAYN 900 AM three days a week. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 4-H youth gearing up for showmanship circuit http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news-opinion_columns/328259/4-H-youth-gearing-up-for-showmanship-circuit 4-H youth are busy preparing for the start of the 2014 4-H Farm Credit Showmanship Circuit season. They have been training and clipping their animals for the past month. Many of them get their animals as soon as school lets out for the... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rep. Hudson wrong on health care http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/326649/Rep.-Hudson-wrong-on-health-care To the editor: Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST LETTER: Cars, cards are easy theft targets http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/letters-opinion/327113/Cars-cards-are-easy-theft-targets To the editor:A lack of regulations in North Carolina make it so easy to steal some property. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Man charged with church break-in http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news/324815/Man-charged-with-church-break-in WADESBORO — Police have charged a man with breaking into and stealing from a local church. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Kids found naked on roadside, mom arrested http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news/324674/Kids-found-naked-on-roadside-mom-arrested WADESBORO — A woman has been arrested and charged with child abuse after her two young children were found walking naked along a rural Anson County road. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rockingham Pony team ready for next step http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/319275/Rockingham-Pony-team-ready-for-next-step ROCKINGHAM — The end result in Asheboro was just as Rockingham Pony coach Jeff Ingram hoped. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Warrant: Sodas used as ‘deadly weapon’ in assault http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews1/317201/Warrant:-Sodas-used-as-deadly-weapon-in-assault ROCKINGHAM — A woman accused of an attack with a case of sodas is facing an assault with a deadly weapon charge. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Hamlet city manager resigns http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews1/318794/Hamlet-city-manager-resigns HAMLET — Marchell Adams-David is spreading her wings. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Lawnmower racing to return http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews3/313234/Lawnmower-racing-to-return ELLERBE — Riding lawnmowers will dart around the dirt track once more, spinning tires, slinging clay and drawing crowds to Richmond County. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST