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November 28, 2018

N.C. Rural Center

Special to The News Reporter

On any given weekday, in an unassuming building on Dream Avenue in Delco, men and women face computer screens to fill out job applications. They sign up for GED classes and computer training. They meet with corporate recruit...

November 28, 2018

Whiteville native Alex Munroe, owner of Cape Fear Vineyard and Winery, was named Business Person of the Year during the 21st annual Business Visions Award Banquet at UNC Pembroke

                        Alex Munroe...

November 28, 2018

Within less than a year, an innovative facility will be preparing area citizens for careers in high-tech industries. Southeastern Community College representatives turned the first official shovelfuls of dirt Monday for a new Advanced Manufacturing Training Center.


November 21, 2018

A $10.6 million state grant headed to the county schools will enhance new campuses planned for Cerro Gordo and Tabor City, the board of education has decided.

The Columbus County Board of Education voted Nov. 5 to use proceeds from the Needs-Based School Capital Grant,...

November 15, 2018

By Diana Matthews, The News Reporter


Southeastern Community College students will soon be able to co-enroll at UNC Pembroke, thanks to a new agreement SCC President Tony Clarke and UNCP Chancellor Robin Gary Cummings signed during a ceremony...

November 5, 2018

For the second time in less than a week, Gov. Roy Cooper was in Columbus County Thursday, this time for a whirlwind tour related to Hurricane Florence damages. Four days after speaking at the funeral for slain N.C. Highway Patrol Trooper Kevin Conner at South Columbus...

November 5, 2018

Rossy Ballesteros, an advanced masonry student at Columbus Career and College Academy, won $1,000 in prizes this week for her entry in the Build Your Future contest sponsored by the National Center for Construction Education and Research.

            Nancy Ballesteros,...

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