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  1. Projection has Richmond going eastRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... meet again in the 4AA state championship if projections are correct about sending the Raiders to the East Region. ROCKINGHAM - Just like in college football, the magic number to make the state playoffs in North Carolina appears to be six. At least ...

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  2. Early voting starts at 3 locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... with instructions on how to fill out a ballot Wednesday in preparation for early voting, which begins today. ROCKINGHAM - Richmond County voters can get a head start on this year's election cycle as early voting begins today. County maintenance ...

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  3. Rockingham native retires as Air Force sergeantRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... Sergeant Theodore R. Odom was held Oct. 17 at Joint Base in Charleston. Odom is the son of Alice Locklear of Rockingham and Norman Ross Odom Sr. of Lenior. He is a 1991 graduate of Richmond Senior High School. Odom is an aircraft hydraulic systems ...

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  4. Love of learning brought West Rockingham principal full-circleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Contributed photoWest Rockingham Elementary School Principal Willette Surgeon is a teacher's daughter, and her love of the classroom started at an early age. Surgeon said she used to play school with her stuffed animals and used a miniature chalkboard to teach the day's lessons.

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  5. Commissioner John Garner named RCC Foundation's Citizen of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... and high school athletics in Richmond County, as well as a campaign cabinet member for Discovery Place Kids in Rockingham and sponsor of the build-your-own race car exhibit. "For those of you here tonight who know my father's dad died when John was ...

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  6. Discovery Place Kids rolls out mobile museumRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Discovery Place Kids will take its show on the road with a new ScienceReach van that will bring a children's museum on wheels to area schools and community centers. The Cole Foundation and the Richmond Community Foundation have donated $81,700 to fund a community and school outreach initiative at Discovery Place Kids-Rockingham.

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  7. Realtors endorse Sen. McLaurin, Rep. GoodmanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... Tom McInnis and Libertarian candidate P.H. Dawkins in the race for his Senate District 25 seat. A former Rockingham mayor, McLaurin won his first term in the N.C. General Assembly in 2012. McInnis, a businessman from Ellerbe, is currently serving on ...

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  8. GOP Leader: NC Officials Can Refuse To Marry GaysRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... of the freedoms of some should not violate the well-recognized constitutional rights of others," said Berger, R-Rockingham. "Complying with the new marriage law imposed by the courts should not require our state employees to compromise their core ...

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  9. Perdue Foods employees mark milestonesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... Glenda Guerra (10 years). Not pictured are Thart Wah (five years in July) and Bae Reh (five years in September). ROCKINGHAM - Perdue Foods' local Rockingham plant had 22 associates celebrate service milestones throughout the months of July, August, ...

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  10. Grant-writing workshop plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... iting skills For additional information, contact Hillary Nicholson at memsconsultingempire@gmail.com or visit the Rockingham Housing Authority website at www.rhanc.com to download the grant-writing workshop package.

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  11. Michael Biesecker Associated PressRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Robesonian

    ... of the freedoms of some should not violate the well-recognized constitutional rights of others," said Berger, R-Rockingham. "Complying with the new marriage law imposed by the courts should not require our state employees to compromise their core ...

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  12. Group honors officers, community leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Daily JournalRichmond County Sheriff's Deputy Clyde Smith received the Enrique Camarena Award on Tuesday in a ceremony at First United Methodist Church of Rockingham. Smith is one of many police, sheriff's deputies and state troopers who were recognized.

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  13. Time to pay more attention to deer on the roadwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... crashes, followed by Randolph (499) and Johnston (492) counties. Rounding out the top 10 were Columbus, Rockingham, Mecklenburg and Pender counties. Counties in the far western section of the state, where there are considerably fewer drivers and ...

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  14. GOP leader: Officials can refuse to marry gaysRead the original story

    Yesterday | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... of the freedoms of some should not violate the well-recognized constitutional rights of others," said Berger, R-Rockingham. "Complying with the new marriage law imposed by the courts should not require our state employees to compromise their core ...

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  15. Downtown group backs rec center taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... quarter-cent sales tax increase for Richmond County recreation. On Tuesday, they voted to put it in writing. The Rockingham Downtown Corp. unanimously approved a resolution urging voters to approve the tax hike. County residents will decide on Nov. ...

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  16. 'Champion of education'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Daily JournalFormer Gov. Jim Hunt speaks to a crowd at The Liberty Place in Rockingham at a campaign event for Sen. Gene McLaurin. Earlier, he joined McLaurin to get input from local educators.

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  17. Rockingham Speedway Owners Agree On Track's SaleRead the original story

    Tuesday | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    Court records show the owners of Rockingham Speedway have agreed to sell or auction off the track to help avoid foreclosure for default on a $4.2 million loan used to buy the property. The Daily Journal of Richmond County reports a judge signed a consent order between the owners and Farmers & Merchants Bank, which holds the loan.

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  18. Moral Monday rally stresses importance of votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... Monday's event had people from all across Richmond County - Hoffman, Ellerbe, Dobbins Heights, Hamlet and Rockingham - and a few came in from Fayetteville. Several speakers took the stage with brief statements on their areas of expertise including ...

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  19. 'Enough is enough': Vigil, march target domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    A candlelight vigil and march were held in downtown Rockingham Monday evening to show support and raise awareness for Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October. A candlelight vigil and march were held in downtown Rockingham Monday evening to show support and raise awareness for Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October.

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  20. PHOTOS: Rockingham rallies on Moral MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Daily JournalWinford Ingram holds a "Moral March to the Polls" sign while singing along to "We Shall Not be Moved." Daily JournalWinford Ingram holds a "Moral March to the Polls" sign while singing along to "We Shall Not be Moved."

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