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  1. DSS director coming home to Richmond CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... works in his Laurinburg office during his last week on the job as DSS director in neighboring Scotland County. ROCKINGHAM - Robbie Hall will leave his job as Scotland County's social services director this week to return to Richmond County, where he ...

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  2. NC adjournment approved, 2-year session endsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... assistant funding fix because the Senate made it plain it wouldn't be considered. Senate leader Phil Berger, R-Rockingham, downplayed the lack of a teacher assistant agreement, saying late Wednesday that districts can still use local dollars ...

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  3. Mini-library promotes love of readingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Daily JournalSusan Furr stands in front of the Little Free Library at her home on Fairway Drive in Rockingham.

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  4. New eatery to hire 10Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... straps to a rooftop air conditioning unit Wednesday morning at the future site of The Villager Deli in downtown Rockingham. Daily JournalA worker connects support straps to a rooftop air conditioning unit Wednesday morning at the future site of The ...

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  5. Our View: Homelessness calls for graceRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... County men and women. Mark Joplin, a concerned resident who helped spearhead a grassroots effort to provide Rockingham-area homeless people with a safe space, teamed up with the Rev. Gary Richardson of New Life Church. Richardson is providing ...

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  6. Nonprofit to recognize drug prevention leaderRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... in October. Mail nominations by Sept. 30 to Brenda David at Alcohol and Drug Services, 200 E. Green St., Suite A, Rockingham, NC 28379. Nominations can also be emailed to bdavid@adsyes.org.

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  7. Enviva sets sights on Richmond Co. tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Sampson Independent

    ... - has proposed to build three new facilities in the region, including one in Richmond County and one in Sampson. ROCKINGHAM - A Maryland-based biofuels company wants to build several new facilities in the region, including one in Richmond County. ...

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  8. Biofuels company eyes Richmond CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... of burning coal - has proposed to build three new facilities in the region, including one in Richmond County. ROCKINGHAM - A Maryland-based biofuels company wants to build several new facilities in the region, including one in Richmond County. ...

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  9. Richmond among worst counties for truck crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Daily JournalCordova Fire and Rescue volunteers contain fluid spilling from an overturned tractor-trailer Aug. 11 outside Rockingham on U.S. 1 South.

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  10. 2 accused of selling cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Last Friday, deputies arrested Tamangus Antwan Martin, 30, of Rose Street in Dobbins Heights and Derek Devon Gathings, 22, of Gales Town Road in Rockingham in separate incidents.

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  11. Church offers homeless 'place of grace'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... Richmond County, prepare a 250,000-gallon water tank to provide fresh water for residents of the Place of Grace. ROCKINGHAM - Three months after the Baker House homeless shelter's demolition, two Richmond County men have prepared a place where those ...

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  12. Neighborhood unites against crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    In the photo at left, Victor Griffith speaks to a crowd about his turnaround - from being in jail for breaking and entering to becoming of member of Richmond Community College's student government - at a vigil against violence on Cauthen Drive Saturday morning as County Commissioner Daryl Mason, Sheriff James E. Clemmons, Jr and Rockingham Police ... (more)

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  13. City honors retiring fire chief Charles GardnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... training and better education for the firefighters." Gardner began his 31-year career as a firefighter in Rockingham in 1983, spending 27 years off and on at his hometown department. He said it's "hard to say" how many fires he's put out over the ...

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  14. Cascades to expand; 50-60 jobs shifting to WagramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Cascades Inc., an international paper company with two facilities in Rockingham, announced Monday plans to expand its converting operations into Wagram.

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  15. Gladstone sets records at 'The Rock'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Reigning MIRock Mickey Thompson Performance Tires Champion Joey Gladstone shook off a final round loss to DME teammate Terence Angela in Saturday's completion of the Adams Performance Spring Open and crushed his Orient Express Pro Street rivals Sunday in the 18th annual FBR Shop Summer Sizzler at Rockingham Dragway.

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  16. Police: Man rammed officers with carRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Police say a man rammed two officers with his car and damaged a police cruiser outside a nightclub early Sunday. Rockingham police arrested 27-year-old Bryant O'Neal Rivers of 214 West Drive, Albemarle, outside the G-Spot Sports Bar at 651 McNair ...

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  17. Canadian Tissue Manufacturer Opening New Facility in Scotland CountyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... units across North America and Europe. Cascades Inc. currently employs 178 workers at facilities in Kinston and Rockingham, North Carolina. Today's announcement will also secure existing jobs at the company's other North Carolina locations. "This is ...

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  18. NC Session Marked By Coal Ash, Teacher Pay, LengthRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    ... cap local sales taxes. "Sometimes it just doesn't go exactly like you would expect," Senate leader Phil Berger, R-Rockingham, said late last week. COAL ASH FOR NOVEMBER?: The legislature's inability to finalize a plan to clean up and close Duke ...

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  19. N.C. session marked by coal ash, teacher pay, lengthRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... cap local sales taxes. "Sometimes it just doesn't go exactly like you would expect," Senate leader Phil Berger, R-Rockingham, said late last week. COAL ASH FOR NOVEMBER?: The legislature's inability to finalize a plan to clean up and close Duke ...

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  20. Best-Kept Secrets: Off the beaten path between the Triangle and the TriadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | News Observer

    Rockingham County Commissioner Craig Travis, 43, walks with his son Alex Travis, 10, and their two dogs along the Chinqua-Penn Walking Trail in Rockingham County, NC, on Wednesday, August 13, 2014.

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