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Annual State Survey Gives Moore Schools Mixed Grades  Southern Pines Pilot

All three Moore County Schools high schools received B grades on the annual state performance rating for the 2018-2019 year, but several middle and ...

Redistricting Gets Mixed Reception From Moore County Parents, Community Leaders  Southern Pines Pilot

Since the Moore County Board of Education first unveiled a potential plan for countywide redistricting of individual schools' attendance lines in April, the issue ...

Redistricting Gets Mixed Reception From Parents, Community Leaders  Southern Pines Pilot

Since the Moore County Board of Education first unveiled a potential plan for countywide redistricting of individual schools' attendance lines in April, the issue ...

'Nothing ever happened:' Discrepancies emerge in Moore County teacher sex case  WTVD-TV

"My understanding is that he's given conflicting statements at different times and his statements that I'm relying on is 'nothing ever happened,"" Defense attorney ...

Samantha Davis: Union Pines High School Student Dies at 17

Samantha Davis, a student at Union Pines High School in North Carolina, died tragically at 17 just after midnight on September 23. The Pilot newspaper in ...

Union Pines tabs Lonnie Cox as football coach  The Fayetteville Observer

The Robeson County native has been an assistant for the last seven seasons, most recently at Southern Lee. Lonnie Cox will be the next football coach at Union ...

Fairmont grad Lonnie Cox named next football coach at Union Pines  The Robesonian

CAMERON — Lonnie Cox, a 2009 graduate of Fairmont High School and former assistant coach in the county, was hired as the next football coach at Union ...

Class of 2019 Going Off With High Honors | News  Southern Pines Pilot

When this week is over, hundreds of graduates at Moore County's public and private high schools will have turned their tassels to mark the end of the customary ...

Moore County teacher arrested, accused of sexual relationship with student  WTVD-TV

The high school teacher had an inappropriate sexual relationship with a student, according to Moore County Sheriff's Office.

Police: Students, discussing suicide, hung noose at Union Pines High

A noose found hanging from a tree outside Union Pines High School over the weekend was not a racial statement, a Moore County schools spokesman said.

Union Pines Considers Naming Track After Nat Carter  Southern Pines Pilot

The Union Pines High School track might be getting a new name to go along with repairs that should return the facility to full use in the coming weeks.

Cross country runner collapses, dies in North Carolina

Samantha Davis, 17, a senior at Union Pines High School in Cameron, N.C., suffered an apparent seizure Saturday morning.

Westwood football turns to former assistant to be school’s new head coach  The State

Matt Quinn is coming back to Westwood High School. The former Redhawks assistant will be the school's new football coach. Quinn replaces Dustin Curtis, who ...

Moore teacher charged with having sex with student  Asheboro Courier Tribune

CAMERON — A former Moore County high school teacher has been charged with engaging in sex acts with a student, according to a press release.On May 20 ...

Cameron Man Dies in Moore County's 4th Slaying of 2018  Southern Pines Pilot

A Cameron man is dead after a weekend shooting that launched the fourth homicide investigation of 2018 in Moore County.

Union Pines High School Honor Roll | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Union Pines Honor Roll. Distinguished List. Grade 12: Sarah Claudette Allen, Caitlin Renee Barber, Harrison Washington Barber, McKenzie Ray Barker, Garnett ...

Woman charged with stealing from Union Pines High band boosters

The former treasurer of a Moore County high school's band booster club was charged Wednesday with stealing $32000 from the group, authorities said.

Union Pines Teacher Remembered for His Enthusiasm | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Union Pines agriculture teacher Zachary McNeill will be remembered for channeling his passion for the outdoors into everything he did.

Second Suspect Arrested in Cameron Slaying; Third Suspect in Custody  Southern Pines Pilot

A second suspect has been charged with murder in connection with the shooting death of a Cameron man.

Knife-wielding student stabs deputy at Union Pines High

A Union Pines High School student was taken into custody Tuesday after ambushing and stabbing the school resource officer, officials said.

Top 10 Stories of 2018 | Remembering Samantha Davis | News  Southern Pines Pilot

This article is part of The Pilot's look back at the year's most significant local news stories. Click here to see the other stories that defined 2018 in Moore County.

English lesson at Moore County high school angers parents  WTVD-TV

CAMERON, N.C. (WTVD) -- There's a controversial lesson plan in Moore County that has some parents upset. Racial slurs were used and written on the board.

Union Pines girls, Southern Lee boys fall in Cape Fear Valley Conference basketball tournament...  News & Observer

The Union Pines Vikings girls and Southern Lee Cavaliers boys played the Terry Sanford Bulldogs in the Cape Fear Valley 3A Conference basketball ...

Tri-County 6 all-conference teams, 2017-18  The News & Observer

The Tri-County 6 Conference has announced its all-conference lists and player and coach of the year awards in all sports.

Military: Cape Fear People for Sunday, Aug. 11  The Fayetteville Observer

Airman Logan Wood, son of Bill Wood of Whispering Pines and husband of Jordyn Wood of Pinehurst, has graduated from Air Force basic training at Joint Base ...

Hudson hosts Service Academy Nomination Ceremony | News  Independent Tribune

PINEHURST – On Saturday, March 16, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) hosted a *Service* Academy Nomination Ceremony in Pinehurst at ...

Schools Name Teacher, Principal of the Year | News |  Southern Pines Pilot

The 23 nominees for Moore County Schools annual Teacher of the Year honor all have one thing in common: The job title doesn't begin to cover the extent of ...

Sunday Salute: Victoria Blackburn Medlin would have been so proud  The Fayetteville Observer

VASS - The pastor would call, as the hymn “Just As I Am” played, for those who wanted to accept Jesus Christ as their savior.James “Mel” Medlin left the front ...

WVU Adds Juco Defensive Lineman To 2019 Commitment List  Blue Gold News

West Virginia added an outside complement to its defensive line recruits in the Class of 2019 when Copiah-Lincoln (Miss.) Community College redshirt ...

Union Pines Rallies 'Round Boys' Soccer Team | Sports |  Southern Pines Pilot

Despite enduring a trying time over the previous 28 hours, the Union Pines boys' soccer team took to the field Thursday at 7 p.m. for its regular season finale.

Moore among few NC school districts with own police force

While many North Carolina school districts debate placing armed officers in schools to increase security, Moore County Schools has had its own police force for ...

Red Tape Trips Up Exchange Student's Experience | News  Southern Pines Pilot

A family's attempts to place a foreign student in a local public high school has resulted in success, but at a high cost.

2 Charged With Murder in Shooting Death of Aberdeen Man  Southern Pines Pilot

Two men have been arrested in connection with the slaying of a 23-year-old in Aberdeen.

School Dress Code Provokes Concern | News |  Southern Pines Pilot

The new school year hadn't even started last week before the first student conflict arose. Predictably, it had little to do with academics.

Local Teen Gymnast Lands Among the Best | News  Southern Pines Pilot

It all started for Donte McKinney at the age of 8 with a handstand.

Grimesey reinstated as Moore County superintendent

Amid a standing ovation inside a packed Union Pines High School auditorium, the Moore County Board of Education voted 4-1 to reinstate Robert Grimesey as ...

Six Principals With Moore County to Switch Schools  Southern Pines Pilot

Moore County Schools officials have announced that students will have new leadership for the 2014-2015 school year when a half dozen principals in the ...

Newsmaker of the Year: 'Dr. Bob' Grimesey | News |  Southern Pines Pilot

At the nadir of his 30-year career, Bob Grimesey stood at the center, trying to keep it all from spinning out of control.

UNCP football opens fall camp with leadership taking control  The Robesonian

PEMBROKE — Josh Sheridan remembers the reception and help he received while picking up the in's and out's during his freshman year in The University of ...

Big East 3A all-conference teams for fall sports  News & Observer

The Big East Conference has announced its all-conference lists and player and coach of the year awards in all fall sports. Hunt claimed top honors in boys ...

Learn more about next week’s East-West all-stars  News & Observer

The N.C. Coaches Association East-West All-Star games are set for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in Greensboro in conjunction with the NCCA Coaching ...

Teen Killed in One Vehicle Wreck Thursday Night  Southern Pines Pilot

A 16-year-old girl died Thursday night in a one vehicle accident on Summer Hill Church Road.

U.P. Navy JROTC Ranks in Top Two Percent Nationally  Southern Pines Pilot

The Union Pines High School's NJROTC (Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) academic teams set a new Moore County record.

School Board Seeking Ouster of Superintendent | News  Southern Pines Pilot

The Moore County Board of Education has called a special meeting for Thursday morning at which it is expected either to fire Schools Superintendent Robert ...

Wedding  The Robesonian

Noble – Haley Mary Lindsay Noble and Hunter Timothy Haley, both of Raleigh, were united in marriage at 5:30 p.m. on May 14 at Highgrove Estate in Fuquay ...

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