To the Editor,Last month, my daughter attended two camps at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke and both were outstanding. I would like to commend the university and more specifically the Regional Center and Givens Performing Arts Center for a job well done.The first week was a Sports Camp that was organized by the staff of the Regional Center. My daughter had the opportunity to learn about a variety of sports, being a part of a team and how sports can be fun an...
Bell - Alvarado Victoria Bell, of Lumberton, and David Alvarado, of Dayton, Ohio, were united in marriage at 6 p.m. on June 18, 2014, at the St. Frances DeSales Catholic Church. The Rev. John Gillespie officiated the wedding and music was provided by pianist Dan Hunter and soloist Greg Malinsky.The bride is the daughter of Dr. Joseph and Vicki Bell, of Lumberton, and the granddaughter of James and Sarah Bell, of Pembroke. She attended Lumberton High Scho...
Grice - GoostreeRobyn Danielle Grice and Scott Allen Goostree were united in marriage at 7 p.m. on June 20, 2014, at Dunes West Golf and River Club in Mount Pleasant, S.C. Pastor Greg Mason officiated the wedding and music was provided by Bill West.The bride is the daughter of Robert and Ann Grice of Lumberton. She attended Lumberton High School, the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, and Duke University. She works as a family nurse practitioner...
Hunt - CarterJacqueline Hunt, of Lumberton, and Hensley Norton, of Elberton, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Sonny L. Hunt, to Jimmy W. Carter, the son of William and Katrina Carter of St. Pauls.Hunt attended Lumberton Senior High School, Robeson Community College and Fayetteville State University. She works for Southeastern Regional Medical Center.Carter attended Lumberton Senior High School and works for Spartan Nash Co....
Contributed photo | Elizabeth Taylor Burton celebrated her 100th birthday on July 23. Burton was born in 1914 and was raised in the Stagville Cameron Grove community of Durham County. Her daughter is Assistant District Attorney Vanessa Burton, who serenaded her mother with a rendition of “Wind Beneath My Wings” during her birthday party. Burton received birthday greetings from President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle, and The Today Show’s Willard Scott.
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