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PINEHURST— Sharon Nicholson Harrell, DDS, MPH, FAGD, director of FirstHealth Dental, has been named the 2020 recipient of the FirstHealth MLK Leadership Award. Dr. Harrell was presented the honor during the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Event held at Moore Regional Hospital on Jan. 17.
PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke has released the Chancellor’s list and Honors list for Fall 2019.
Friday, 17 January 2020 14:38

COLUMN: Ol' Shag - Part I

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You know, sometimes in our lives most of us have traded something to someone else. It might have been stocks and bonds, a car or truck, or just a couple of old marbles. It seems that when we get the best end of the deal, we just want to keep…
WEST END — For the fourth straight year, Sandhills Center has scored highest among its peer organizations on a variety of measures, according to a recently released survey commissioned by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.
PEMBROKE — An unselfish player on the volleyball court, UNC Pembroke junior Savannah Bean is a regular on mission trips with her church and, over the summer, continued to show her benevolence on a trip to Kenya.
ROCKINGHAM — T. Russell Parker, author of upcoming novel “A World Without War: Unwanted,” has announced early orders for his physical copy of the book.
Friday, 10 January 2020 17:31

COLUMN: What was under your Christmas tree?

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Before I get started with this here story, I hope each and every one had a great Christmas and is looking forward to another year.
ASHEBORO — The North Carolina Zoo is excited to announce the birth of a third southern white rhino in just under two years. The female calf was born on Sunday, Jan. 5, to mother Kit and father Stormy. The calf weighed approximately 100 pounds and will be named at a…
Thursday, 09 January 2020 15:44

Marlboro Academy announces honor students

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BENNETTSVILLE, S.C. — Marlboro Academy recently released its lists of honor students.
HAMLET — Sitting in a classroom at Richmond Community College in 1990, Practical Nursing student Nina Williams had no idea how far the skills she was learning would take her. Nearly 30 years later, she has a master’s and doctorate degree and is now educating other up and coming nurses.
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