Your Daily Journal- RSS NEWS Feed http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/NEWS http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/NEWS Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:00:23 EST 1800 Drivers’ ed costs could shift http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/localnews5/152974207/Drivers-ed-costs-could-shift HAMLET — The Richmond County Board of Education could be off the hook for driver education dollars if state legislators agree to change the funding formula. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:11:51 EST 3 charged in meth bust http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news/152999044/3-charged-in-meth-bust WADESBORO — Three men were arrested Wednesday after police say they left items used for making methamphetamine out in plain sight. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:11:51 EST Woman charged in Belk baby clothes theft http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/localnews1/152997176/Woman-charged-in-Belk-baby-clothes-theft ROCKINGHAM — A 33-year-old woman is accused of stealing nearly $250 worth of baby clothing from Belk. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:16:51 EST Police: Man stole flowers, shopping cart http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/localnews2/152996828/Police:-Man-stole-flowers-shopping-cart HAMLET — Police say a man stole flowers and a shopping cart from Hamlet's Food Lion supermarket on Thursday. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:01:51 EST From the mills to the marble halls http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews5/152985589/From-the-mills-to-the-marble-halls ROCKINGHAM — It's not every year that two college presidents from Richmond County who share the first name Jerry and have keys to the city of Rockingham retire — but that's what is happening this year, and not entirely by... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:11:51 EST Spring dance set for Saturday http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/community-news-news/152988597/Community-Calendar The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day prior to publishing. To list your event, email Matt Harrelson at mharrelson@civitasmedia.com or call 910-817-2674. Please send an email or call as soon as possible if your event is... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:56:51 EST Church to host ‘Queen for a Day’ pageant http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/lifestyle-religion-news/152899625/Church-Briefs The deadline for all church briefs is 5 p.m. Thursdays. Items may be dropped off at our office at 105 E. Washington St., Rockingham, or sent to us via email to mharrelson@civitasmedia.com, with the subject line of Church News. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:46:51 EST Sheriff’s K-9 unit visits Cordova School http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news-news_education/152993189/ Photo courtesy of Richmond County SchoolsStudents at Cordova School were excited to have Richmond County sheriff's deputies and their K-9 unit stop by for a demonstration earlier this month. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:41:51 EST Daily Journal reporter receives award http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/localnews1/152991036/Daily-Journal-reporter-receives-award ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Daily Journal has won a statewide award for its coverage of homelessness issues. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:06:51 EST Pierce: Create N.C. veterans’ agency http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news/152990016/Pierce:-Create-N.C.-veterans-agency RALEIGH — State Rep. Garland E. Pierce wants a North Carolina veterans' agency led by a cabinet-level secretary and a law to ensure military experience can be used to qualify vets for civilian jobs in law enforcement and emergency medical... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:46:51 EST Roberdell’s ‘Miss Mamie’ honored at Wingate http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news/152988860/Roberdells-Miss-Mamie-honored-at-Wingate WINGATE — Walk down a second floor hallway of the Hayes Classroom Building at Wingate University and you'll see a plaque outside Room 209. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:11:52 EST DAR cleans Harrington gravesite http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/localnews1/152988492/ Contributed photo Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:46:51 EST Biscoe man wins $25K lotto prize http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/news/152988427/Biscoe-man-wins-$25K-lotto-prize BISCOE — A Montgomery County man has won a $25,000 scratch-off lottery prize. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:31:52 EST Shooting suspects jailed http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews1/152985147/Shooting-suspects-jailed ROCKINGHAM — Two suspects are behind bars a week after sheriff's deputies say they shot a man in the back. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:21:51 EST Rockingham to open Pee Dee River campsites http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/localnews1/152964685/Rockingham-to-open-Pee-Dee-River-campsites ROCKINGHAM — The opening of a new campground could draw more visitors with a love for the great outdoors to Richmond County. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:21:51 EST 2 arrested on meth charges http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/localnews5/152972736/2-arrested-on-meth-charges ROCKINGHAM — A Richmond County pair has been accused of making meth. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:56:51 EST Shops connect with customers at business expo http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/localnews5/152974529/Shops-connect-with-customers-at-business-expo HAMLET — People bounced from booth to booth throughout Cole Auditorium Thursday checking out products from local businesses — some edible, some not. Others were collecting items featuring companies' names and logos to take... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:51:51 EST City tackles ‘terrible’ trailers http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews2/152967439/City-tackles-terrible-trailers HAMLET — Hamlet Lake Court trailer park and an abandoned house on a separate tract in the center of the property are not only an eyesore in an otherwise well-kept neighborhood, but also a possible haven for drugs and a danger to neighboring... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:31:51 EST ‘More than just books’ http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews5/152948543/More-than-just-books ROCKINGHAM — First observed in 1958, National Library Week is a national event sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries across the country each April. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:06:52 EST Sankofa Collective, local singers to perform http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/home_top-localnews2/152973226/Sankofa-Collective-local-singers-to-perform HAMLET — The Richmond County Human Relations Council will host its annual Diversity Banquet at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Cole Auditorium. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:56:51 EST