Pembroke native, former UNCP professor Waltz Maynor, remembered as tireless advocate for students

Pembroke native, former UNCP professor Waltz Maynor, remembered as tireless advocate for students

PEMBROKE — Dr. Waltz Maynor came from humble beginnings.Raised in the Red Banks community in the 1930s, he pursued a career in the classroom, li...

June 28th, 2016 |  


RCC graduates law enforcement class of 2016

RCC graduates law enforcement class of 2016

Robeson Community College’s evening Basic Law Enforcement Training class held its graduation ceremony in the BB&T conference room of the Cha...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Smith receives Gates scholarship

Smith receives Gates scholarship

FAIRMONT — Devin Smith, a native of Fairmont, was recently named a 2016 Gates Millennium Scholar.Smith, the son of Kevin and Cynthia Smith, rece...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Accrediting agency warns Elizabeth City State

ELIZABETH CITY (AP) — The agency that reviews accreditation for Elizabeth City State University has warned the historically black college it nee...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Hard work pays off for 1,500 high school grads

Hard work pays off for 1,500 high school grads

As the school year comes to a close, we say farewell to another extraordinary graduating class. The class of 2016 turned their tassels on Friday, culm...

June 21st, 2016 |  


UNCP duo awarded the Hattie M. Strong Scholarship for teaching internship

UNCP duo awarded the Hattie M. Strong Scholarship for teaching internship

PEMBROKE — Finances have been tight around the Boyd home.Jennifer Boyd, a full-time education student at The University of North Carolina at Pem...

June 21st, 2016 |  


UNCP honors students for academics

PEMBROKE — Chancellor Robin Cummings recently announced the chancellor’s and honors list for the spring semester at The University of North Caroli...

June 21st, 2016 updated: June 21st, 2016. |  


Aiken named RCC’s interim president

Aiken named RCC’s interim president

LUMBERTON — The state board of North Carolina Community Colleges said today that William C. Aiken will serve as interim president at Robeson Com...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Town of Rennert donates $2,500 to area schools for End of Grade testing incentives

Town of Rennert donates $2,500 to area schools for End of Grade testing incentives

RENNERT — The town of Rennert recently donated $2,500 to local schools.Rex-Rennert Elementary, St. Pauls Middle, St. Pauls High, Red Springs Mid...

June 13th, 2016 |  


Robeson County Youth Symphony offers string music summer camp

LUMBERTON — A newly-formed Robeson County Youth Symphony is offering a string music summer camp at Robeson Community College.The camp is open to...

June 8th, 2016 |