Professor uses fellowship to support arts programming for youth

Professor uses fellowship to support arts programming for youth

PEMBROKE — With the support of a Summer Research Fellowship sponsored by the UNC Pembroke’s Teaching and Learning Center, Naomi Lifschitz-...

September 4th, 2017 |  


Ashley Chapel community donates school supplies

Ashley Chapel community donates school supplies

Courtesy photoThe Ashley Chapel Community Organization hosted a Back-to-School event on Wednesday, Aug. 23 at the newly renovated Ashley Chapel Commun...

September 1st, 2017 |  


Oh, baby! Another on the way

Oh, baby! Another on the way

Those who read this column regularly know I am a grandfather. My grandson, Remington, has been mentioned in this column a few times and most likely wi...

August 31st, 2017 |  


The eyes have it

The eyes have it

These past couple of weeks I have spent a lot of time sitting around — mostly watching TV. Week before last, I had a tumor removed that was in m...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Goodwin, Hamlet native, graduates with second master’s degree

Goodwin, Hamlet native, graduates with second master’s degree

Romona R. Goodwin, formerly of Hamlet, graduated from the University of Phoenix during its commencement services at the Washington, D.C. campus on Sat...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Richmond County August births

The following parent/s has authorized the release of the births of their children at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst:Aug. 2, 2017Alex...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Open-house hustle

Open-house hustle

This past Thursday was the Richmond Senior High School open house. Open houses can be described only in one word: chaos. Chaos for teachers and counse...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Food combos can be savory — or sickening

Food combos can be savory — or sickening

A while back, my wife and I were having breakfast with some friends. Before she ate a piece of bacon, my wife got a container of chocolate syrup from ...

August 24th, 2017 |  


What is a food hub and why do we need one?

What is a food hub and why do we need one?

Richmond County is soon becoming the home of the Sandhills AGInnovation Center, also called the “food hub.” The SAIC is a county project t...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Fun abounds at Millstone 4-H camp

Fun abounds at Millstone 4-H camp

A few weeks ago, my wife and I had the privilege of seeing our grandson graduate from Beginners Fur-Fish and Game Camp at Millstone 4-H Camp. He, alon...

August 23rd, 2017 |