Purnell Swett High School’s JROTC Team to compete in Washington

Purnell Swett High School’s JROTC Team to compete in Washington

PEMBROKE — Purnell Swett High School’s JROTC Academic Team will be competing in the nation’s capital.The team advanced through two p...

March 25th, 2017 |  


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 |  


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 |  


Wacky Wednesday

Wacky Wednesday

Celebrating Dr. Seuss’s birthday on Wacky Wednesday are Fairgrove Middle School secretary and bookkeeper Mary Clary and Nakecia Clark, a seventh...

March 4th, 2017 |  


Spring break and registration arrive

Spring break and registration arrive

Spring break is upon us. For those who haven’t attended college for a while that means that first eight-week mini-session classes ended last wee...

March 4th, 2017 |