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HAMLET — Richmond County students are tentatively scheduled to return to classes the first week of February.

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Thursday, 31 December 2020 17:01

A LOOK BACK AT 2020: Parades of appreciation

ROCKINGHAM — With government-imposed restrictions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, many events were canceled in 2020.

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HAMLET — Three Richmond Community College employees were recognized at the Board of Trustees meeting on Tuesday for awards they recently received.

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HAMLET — Richmond Community College’s Class of 2020 finally got its long-anticipated graduation this week. Starting Wednesday, Aug. 5, the College kicked off multiple ceremonies over the course of three days to give graduates the celebration and recognition they deserved for completing their programs of study during an extremely difficult year.

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PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke will award a record 957 degrees to its largest-graduating class in university history on Saturday, Aug. 8. 

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ROCKINGHAM — There was no “Pomp and Circumstance” playing as Richmond Senior High School graduates walked across the stage in the gymnasium Tuesday — but at least they still were able to walk, despite the circumstances.

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HAMLET — After a thorough review of guidelines provided by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, as well as information from Gov. Roy Cooper’s office, Richmond County Schools has worked diligently to build a proposed graduation plan that meets safety requirements while giving students and their families the maximum traditional graduation experience possible.

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RALEIGH — As state community colleges struggle to raise enrollment, they are looking to recruit  more non-traditional students — those older than 25. The push could help lift those students out of poverty and boost North Carolina’s workforce — but only if colleges get it right, advocates say.

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PEMBROKE — Mark Perryman’s path to his degree at UNC Pembroke was marked with unwavering determination. 

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HAMLET — Over 100 people earned a high school diploma through Richmond Community College’s adult education programs this past year. The College held a special graduation ceremony Tuesday night at the Cole Auditorium to celebrate these students’ achievement.

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