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  1. Tent city prepares for first residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... serve as shelter and a hub for connecting people in need with services from area agencies, jobs and education. ROCKINGHAM - Homeless advocates are pitching tents, sorting clothes and recruiting volunteers this week as they prepare to open the Place ...

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  2. Tent city prepares for first residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... serve as shelter and a hub for connecting people in need with services from area agencies, jobs and education. ROCKINGHAM - Homeless advocates are pitching tents, sorting clothes and recruiting volunteers this week as they prepare to open the Place ...

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  3. Wheelchair access questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Daily JournalProvidence Missionary Baptist Church on East Washington Street in Rockingham was built in 1920 and does not have a wheelchair ramp.

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  4. New fire chief at home in RockinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Daily JournalNew Rockingham Fire Chief Harold Isler takes the oath of office Friday in City Hall, assisted by his daughter Destiny and wife Tesha.

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  5. Richmond Senior grad earns Perdue scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Mercedes Quick, daughter Ron and Terry Whittington of Rockingham, was awarded a $5,000 scholarship from the Arthur W. Perdue Foundation, the charitable giving arm of Perdue Farms, according to a release from the company.

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  6. Market offers farm-fresh foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Customers converged at the Rockingham Downtown Farmers Market Wednesday to sort through the selection of farm-fresh produce from local vendors.

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  7. Richmond County workers share Labor Day plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Daily JournalDameon Moton, who works for Bryant's Turf and Landscape, spruces up the grounds of the Leak-Wall House on Washington Street in Rockingham.

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  8. Theft a constant crime in Richmond CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    A collection of incident reports from the Rockingham Police Department and the Richmond County Sheriff's Office contain more than three dozen cases of larceny in the month of July alone.

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  9. League calls for additional hearings on frackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated

    ... will hold their own "People's Hearing" on the proposed fracking rules for North Carolinians. Local residents in Rockingham and neighboring Stokes County have been very vocal about their concerns, and attended the hearing tonight in large numbers to ...

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  10. Community Calendar for Aug. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... 910-817-2674. Please send an email or call as soon as possible if your event is canceled due to weather. EAST ROCKINGHAM MEN'S CLUB meets at 7 p.m. at the East Rockingham Fire Department. Visitors and new members welcome. MINERAL SPRINGS IMPROVEMENT ...

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  11. Troopers on guard for Labor Day driving dangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... of the county's most crash-prone roads, state troopers say, and speed is the leading factor in most collisions. ROCKINGHAM - Labor Day weekend, the end-of-summer holiday, is fast approaching and local law enforcement is reminding motorists to slow ...

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  12. Different strokes: Artists' guild forms in RockinghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... to meet like minds." She said she noticed there wasn't much art activity in the area when she moved to Rockingham six years ago from Westminster, Maryland. Halligan said she then gravitated to the Artists' League of the Sandhills in Aberdeen. Last ...

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  13. Construction zone: Richmond County projects under wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Unique Painting and Andy Oxendine's Drywall & Stucco contractors work on a new Family Dollar on the corner of Airport Road and Entwistle Street in East Rockingham The store is scheduled to open at the end of the year.

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  14. Housing authority offers landlord trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Professional property managers and residents renting out their homes alike are invited to register for the Rockingham Housing Authority's third annual landlord training on Sept.

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  15. County Democrats seek boost in participationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... Daniel signs up to volunteer to sell dinner tickets as well as work the Morrison-Deane-Goodman Dinner in October. ROCKINGHAM - Wanted: More white Democrats involved in their local party, more African-American candidates for office and more young ...

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  16. 2 men facing marijuana chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... in separate cases, according to Richmond County sheriff's deputies. Deputies say Samuel Russell Smith, 44, of Rockingham, was manufacturing marijuana behind his Sandhills Road home. The sheriff's office didn't say whether he was allegedly growing ...

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  17. Deputies: Purse stolen from carRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... according to Richmond County sheriff's deputies. Deputies say Hazel McAuley Ethridge, 59, of Bear Branch Road in Rockingham, broke into a car and stole the victim's purse. Ethridge was arrested Monday and charged with a felony count of breaking and ...

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  18. Exploring the Pee Dee by boatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Cheraw Chronicle

    ... and head out into the river to fish. At that time, my dad was working at a woodworking and home supply store in Rockingham. He decided he would go in early and work over and build us a boat. I remember the day he brought it home. My eyes lit up like ...

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  19. Countywide fitness challenge kicks off Sept. 22Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... event for the Ready, Set, Walk! challenge will take place at 5:15 p.m. Sept. 17, at Cole Plaza in downtown Rockingham. Participants will begin the competition with a one-mile walk to earn bonus points. Organization and individual prizes will be ...

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  20. Woman accused of child support card fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office. Deputies say Kamia Lachelle Sloan, 36, of Tillman Road, Rockingham, used a child support card issued to another person without the victim's permission. Sloan was arrested Monday and charged with ...

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