Students earn honors for spelling

Students earn honors for spelling

PEMBROKE — The fifth annual Robeson County Invitational Spelling Bee was hosted by Pembroke Elementary on Thursday. Fifteen students from six sc...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Bass published in national journal

Bass published in national journal

PEMBROKE — Research by James Bass about American Indian college success was published March 21 in the national publication The American Journal ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


UNC Pembroke’s ‘Day of Giving’ nets record 567 donations in 24 hours

UNC Pembroke’s ‘Day of Giving’ nets record 567 donations in 24 hours

PEMBROKE — Thanks to support from the Brave Nation family, the We Are UNCP Day of Giving smashed last year’s mark.In 24 hours, the campaig...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Reading gets a free haircut

Reading gets a free haircut

PEMBROKE — T Classic Beauty and Barber Shop in Pembroke offered free haircuts this past month as part of The University of North Carolina at Pem...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Local teachers attend development program

CULLOWHEE — Three Robeson County teachers recently attended programs held at the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching.They are ...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Project Graduation artist selected

Project Graduation artist selected

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March 18th, 2017 |  


Schools honor 3 employees

Schools honor 3 employees

LUMBERTON — Employees of the month for the Public Schools of Robeson County were recognized last week during the montly meeting of the Board of ...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Pell Grants help defray high cost of education

Pell Grants help defray high cost of education

The rising cost of education has been a hot topic in the media for several years now. The cost of education has outpaced the rate of inflation several...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Mock crime scene prepares UNCP students for police work

Mock crime scene prepares UNCP students for police work

PEMBROKE — Tori Carter’s heart raced with excitement as she stepped inside her Criminal Investigation class at UNC Pembroke.The second-flo...

March 11th, 2017 |  


UNCP picks design team for School of Business

PEMBROKE — An architect team has been selected to oversee the design of the new School of Business building at UNC Pembroke.The university’...

March 11th, 2017 |