Slow but steady paying off for RCC student

Slow but steady paying off for RCC student

Kevin Gately is a guy who knows Robeson Community College inside and out in more ways than one. When a heating or air conditioning unit at the college...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Schools’ open house on Aug. 25

LUMBERTON — All traditional schools with the Public Schools of Robeson County will open their doors on Aug. 25 for an open house.Open house give...

August 7th, 2016 |  


Menefee, Thomas Family Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship, retires from UNCP

Menefee, Thomas Family Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship, retires from UNCP

PEMBROKE — Dr. Mike Menefee wrote the book on entrepreneurship. He was kind enough to share a few chapters with his colleagues and students at Th...

August 7th, 2016 updated: August 8th, 2016. |  


Fairmont High offers Transition Academy

FAIRMONT — Fairmont High School will hold a Transition Academy for incoming freshman this week.The three-day academy provides an opportunity for...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


UNCP announces scholarship for American Indian veterinarian students

UNCP announces scholarship for American Indian veterinarian students

PEMBROKE — Pembroke veterinarian David Brooks along with other local veterinarians have been generously giving for several years to a veterinari...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


Batty for books

Batty for books

Courtesy photo | Students from Magnolia Elementary School show off their bat finger puppets during a presentation on bats, part of a recent Read to Ac...

August 2nd, 2016 |  


Patterson earns doctorate in Dental Medicine

Patterson earns doctorate in Dental Medicine

WILSON — Hilary Paige Patterson recently earned her doctorate in Dental Medicine from East Carolina University’s School of Dental Medicine...

July 31st, 2016 |  


Local school selected as candidate for auto competition

CHARLOTTE — The Quaker State, an automotive company, recently selected a Robeson County school as a candidate to compete with 13 others for a ch...

July 16th, 2016 updated: July 16th, 2016. |  


Student finds niche at Campbell, RCC

Student finds niche at Campbell, RCC

Recently, no less than the president of the United States announced that the country needs more college graduates. For students who want the four-year...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Plant disease laurel wilt identified in Robeson

RALEIGH — Laurel wilt, a disease affecting redbay and other plants in the laurel family, was identified in southeastern Robeson County in May, a...

July 11th, 2016 |