Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Breaking News

POLICE: Two Friday shootings connected

ROCKINGHAM — The Rockingham Police Department confirmed there were two shootings on Friday afternoon that appear to be related.

Local Video

Memorial Day observance ceremony returns Saturday

ROCKINGHAM — The 22nd annual Memorial Day ceremony will return to Richmond County Veterans Memorial Park this Saturday, May 28, at 11:00 a.m.

Latest Issue
Rockingham
broken clouds
50.1 ° F
54.4 °
46.9 °
81 %
0.7mph
76 %
Wed
71 °
Thu
73 °
Fri
74 °
Sat
68 °
Sun
62 °

Five charged in Ammo Shack robbery

ROCKINGHAM — Five suspects have been charged by the Rockingham Police Department in connection with a robbery at the Ammo Shack on East Broad Avenue from two weeks ago.

‘Calm Corner’ reduces conflict, creates meaningful resolutions

WADESBORO — A former Anson High School graduate has spearheaded an initiative in Cumberland County Schools to reduce the suspension rate, stop fights and limit conflict within the school system between students and staff.

School board welcomes two new faces; Ormsby, Mason return

ROCKINGHAM — There will be two new faces on the Richmond County Board of Education — long-time educator Cory Satterfield and first-time candidate Scotty Baldwin.

Student earns two associate degrees thanks to RichmondCC guarantee

HAMLET — Bridget Norton of Laurinburg received her second college degree from Richmond Community College on Friday. She now has an Associate in Science degree and Associate in Arts degree, which she earned last year. She earned both degrees for free thanks to the RichmondCC Guarantee program.

Ben Moss re-elected to House of Representatives

ROCKINGHAM — Ben Moss edged out Jamie Boles in the Republican primary for the redrawn N.C. House of Representatives District 52 seat.

Submit your photos to be featured

Submit your best photos using the QR code above! Select photos will be published in future editions of the Daily Journal.

Cathy Wright awarded Bernice Ratliffe Outstanding Teacher Award

Richmond County Partnership for Children hosted its first Early Childhood Professional Appreciation Banquet since the beginning of the COVID pandemic on Tuesday, May 17 at Cole Auditorium.

Calendar

Most Commented

Recipes

Nation/World

Puzzles & Games

Poll