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Thursday, 10 February 2022 23:39

COLUMN: Dreams come true on a smaller scale

Since turning 40 last year, I’ve taken the time to reflect on childhood aspirations and where I am in life.

If you had asked me when I was a student at West Craven High School where I thought I’d be in 25 years, an award-winning journalist in Richmond County wouldn’t have been anywhere on my list.

Published in Lifestyle

RALEIGH — Catherine Truitt is concerned the state isn’t doing enough to prepare students to work if they choose not to go to college after high school. As the state’s superintendent of public instruction, Truitt raised her concerns at the Council of State meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 1, saying the DPI is tackling the problem in a project with the N.C. Chamber of Commerce to elevate new K-12 Workforce goals.

Published in Local News

HAMLET — Richmond County Schools held a Strategic Planning Meeting Thursday at the Cole Auditorium  with a group of district administrators, board members, principals, school staff, parents and community members.  

Published in Local News

ROCKINGHAM – Soccer, by no stretch of the imagination, is a cliché sport. However, Richmond Senior High School boys soccer coach Bennie Howard dug an old adage out the bag following the Raiders’ 5-1 victory Thursday over Sandhills Athletic Conference opponent Seventy-First High School.

Published in Local Sports