UNCP receives anonymous $50,000 gift

PEMBROKE — A donor who recently gave $50,000 to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke said the value of philanthropy was instilled at an ...

January 15th, 2017 |  


UNCP names Schaeffer to lead Student Affairs

UNCP names Schaeffer to lead Student Affairs

PEMBROKE — Lisa Lewis Schaeffer has been promoted to vice chancellor for Student Affairs at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.Dr. Sch...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Free over-the-counter medicine program targets area affected by flooding

LUMBERTON — Local residents will be offered a chance to obtain free over-the-counter medications during a medicine giveaway day to be held Jan. ...

January 7th, 2017 |  


RCC offers head-start on getting 4-year degree

RCC offers head-start on getting 4-year degree

Two weeks ago I wrote about Robeson Community College and Robeson Early College High School student Jacoby Clark and the opportunities the partnership...

January 7th, 2017 |  


Gaston delivers $5,450 to Robeson schools

Gaston delivers $5,450 to Robeson schools

GASTONIA — The students and employees of Gaston County Schools are contributing $21,800 to four public school districts in eastern North Carolin...

December 24th, 2016 |  


Gift cards gifted

Gift cards gifted

The Native American Indian Church of Virginia, co-founded by Lumbee native René Locklear White, second from left, and her husband, Cherokee Chris...

December 24th, 2016 |  


Cultural exchange

Cultural exchange

A group of students from The University of North Carolina-Pembroke is spending winter break in Oman as part of a study abroad program. Students in fro...

December 24th, 2016 |  


RCC student takes early college route to PSU

RCC student takes early college route to PSU

E. coli gets a lot of bad press. Think Jack in the Box, Taco Bell, and Chipotle. But did you know that at least one major pharmaceutical company uses ...

December 23rd, 2016 updated: December 24th, 2016. |  


The King delivers

The King delivers

Members of the Richard Petty Race Team dropped by Rowland Norment school last week to deliver toys to children from two families who were displaced by...

December 17th, 2016 updated: December 17th, 2016. |  


Caswell chips in

Caswell chips in

Merle O. Battle, second from left, a former principal from Caswell County and member of the Caswell NAACP, donated supplies and gift cards to 12 famil...

December 17th, 2016 updated: December 18th, 2016. |