Your Daily Journal- RSS Feed http://yourdailyjournal.com/ http://yourdailyjournal.com/ Thu, 17 Apr 2014 03:20:03 EST 1800 Sweet Sixteen http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4500509/Sweet-Sixteen PEMBROKE — Early in the season, the Richmond Senior softball team set its sights big. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Raiders seize 1-game lead in SEC http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4500478/Raiders-seize-1-game-lead-in-SEC PEMBROKE — Purnell Swett was inches away from heading into its dugout leading by three going into the bottom of the fourth. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hoggard, McKenzie seek $50,000 from commissioners http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-news-news_education/4488714/Hoggard-McKenzie-seek-$50000-from-commissioners ROCKINGHAM — Everyone knows high school football is a big deal in Richmond County, but Raiders football coach Paul Hoggard wants to make sure kids are exposed to it at an earlier age. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Officials recognize Sexual Assault Awareness Month http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews2-news/4483300/Officials-recognize-Sexual-Assault-Awareness-Month HAMLET — Sexual violence is more common in Richmond County and across the nation than many people realize. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Mission: Messy http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/business-home_top-localnews1-news/4490699/Mission:-Messy Photo by Sarah Ferguson | Creative Eye Photography Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Rockingham man charged with cooking meth http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/blotter-home_top/4484580/Rockingham-man-charged-with-cooking-meth Richmond County sheriff's deputies arrested Corey William Byrd, 29, on April 3 for being in possession of materials used to cook meth and having possession of meth. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Just another day of fishing (continued) http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/opinion_columns/4483329/Just-another-day-of-fishing-(continued) Last week I had just retrieved my nine inch Rebel plug with its three sets of treble hooks from a large stump in Smith's lake. Now, I was on my quest to catch that trophy large mouth bass. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Raiders look to inch closer to title http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4488707/Raiders-look-to-inch-closer-to-title ROCKINGHAM — Over the last three years, Richmond Senior has posted records of 9-5-1, 14-1 and 11-4 in its first 15 games. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Strength in their power http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4489945/Strength-in-their-power ROCKINGHAM — Before the season started, Richmond softball coach Wendy Wallace believed her team could hit. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Defying terrorists with a new limb, renewed hope http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-opinion_columns/4482611/Defying-terrorists-with-a-new-limb-renewed-hope I first saw fear in a mother's face in Belfast. Her daughter's school was next door to a building that had just been fire-bombed by terrorists. The children had been evacuated just in the nick of time, but the mother's voice, even... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘I couldn’t believe it happened again’ http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews5-local_features-news/4470256/I-couldnt-believe-it-happened-again RED SPRINGS — When Army Specialist Ivan Lopez opened fire at Fort Hood earlier this month, killing three soldiers and injuring 16 others, it was news around the world. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST First impression: Pa. teacher-recruits travel Hitchcock Creek http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews1-localnews5-local_features-news-news_education/4464962/First-impression:-Pa.-teacher-recruits-travel-Hitchcock-Creek ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County sure knows how to make a good first impression. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Fidelity Bank not taking challenge sitting down http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/health/4470349/Fidelity-Bank-not-taking-challenge-sitting-down When one pictures a banker's job, it's usually a thought of them sitting down for the majority of the day in front of a desk or teller's window. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Lopez: Golden Egg hunt ‘quite an adventure’ http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/business-home_top-localnews1-localnews5/4473115/Lopez:-Golden-Egg-hunt-quite-an-adventure If nothing else, this year's hunt for the Golden Egg shows that Judy Cagle has a spirit of adventure. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST 3.67 miles of team building http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/editorial/4471591/3.67-miles-of-team-building Saturday's coverage for Richmond County Daily Journal staff proved that work doesn't always have to seem like — well, work. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Richmond slips past Swett behind McFayden http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4479640/Richmond-slips-past-Swett-behind-McFayden PEMBROKE — Cassie McFayden scored two goals to lead Richmond Senior girls soccer team to something it hasn't accomplished this season.Winning back to back games. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Pinehurst unveils ‘new’ course http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4477713/Pinehurst-unveils-new-course This isn't going to be Payne Stewart's or Michael Campbell's Pinehurst No. 2 when the U.S. Open returns to the course that played host to the 1999 and 2005 championships. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST New vision, life for Ellerbe Springs inn and campground http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/business-home_top-localnews3-localnews5-news/4112147/New-vision-life-for-Ellerbe-Springs-inn-and-campground ELLERBE — Life has been stirring at the Ellerbe Springs Inn.After being on the housing market for a year and a half, the famous local inn that sits on 43 acres has been sold to a Maryland couple for $450,000. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Fractured http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/business-home_top-localnews1-local_features-news/4048442/Fractured ROCKINGHAM — Every small southern town with a little bit of history has its ghosts. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Stop for school buses - it’s the law http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews1-news-news_education/4159148/Stop-for-school-buses---its-the-law ROCKINGHAM — First a gray Toyota sedan. Then a black Chevrolet SUV, followed by a white Eagle Talon sedan. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST