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5 cases of ‘whooping cough’ confirmed at schools in Moore County  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

MOORE COUNTY, N.C. – Five cases of pertussis – also known as “whooping cough” – were confirmed at schools in Moore County on Monday. The identified ...

New Principal Named for Pinecrest High School | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Stefanie Phillips, currently an assistant principal at Pinecrest High School, will be the school's newest principal. The Moore County Board of Education approved ...

Phillips Steps in As New Pinecrest Principal | News  Southern Pines Pilot

As an assistant principal overseeing Pinecrest Patriots games several evenings a week for the last two years, Stefanie Phillips could have been mistaken for just ...

Moore County football coach could win $50,000 in national contest  WTVD-TV

Pinecrest High School head football coach Chris Metzger is leading, with a narrow margin, a nationwide contest that would bring thousands of dollars to his ...

Following the Blueprint:Pinecrest Coach Closing in On Big Win  Southern Pines Pilot

When Chris Metzger was hired as the new football coach at Pinecrest High School in 2007, he hoped everyone would buy into his blueprint.

Pinecrest Football Player Injured in ATV Accident | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Shaqual Chambers, a senior at Pinecrest High School in Southern Pines and a member of the varsity football team, was one of several people injured in a ...

Schools Narrowing Search for New Pinecrest Principal | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Moore County Schools administrators are beginning to evaluate the field of applicants for Pinecrest High School principal.

Animal Science Students Grow Patience, Patients | News  Southern Pines Pilot

The assembly of small animals and livestock housed in and around Pinecrest's animal science classroom would make for a very long singing of “Old MacDonald ...

Metzger Wins National 'Most Valuable Coach' Contest | News  Southern Pines Pilot

A few seconds after the clock hit 1 p.m. Tuesday, a collective cheer went up all around Pinecrest High School and the surrounding community upon finding out ...

Pinecrest Has Shot at $50000 Donation From Cellular Company  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest High School is now in the running to receive up to a $50000 donation from U.S. Cellular through its Most Valuable Coach program.

Backpack food drive, planned by Reidsville couple's granddaughter, to help hungry high schoolers  Greensboro News & Record

REIDSVILLE — The granddaughter of two Reidsville couples will hold a backpack food drive for Reidsville and Rockingham County high school students as part ...

A comeback story: Pinecrest's Chambers is back on the field after losing part of his arm  HighSchoolOT

Shaq Chambers, a senior at Pinecrest, lost part of his arm in an ATV accident in August, but it has not kept him off the football field.

Potential School Threat Under Investigation | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Law enforcement investigated an alleged threat of school violence made by a student at Pinecrest High School on Sunday evening.

Lion-Hearted: Pinecrest Star Roars Home for Concert  Southern Pines Pilot

Numbers count. The first movie Bradley Gibson saw was “The Lion King.” He was about 8. At 17, with a Pinecrest group, he watched, enthralled, the New York ...

Pinecrest's Metzger to be recognized on Wednesday  HighSchoolOT

Metzger is one of 15 finalists across the nation who is in the running for donations of $50000, $20000 and $10000 for their school.

Southern Pines Council Approves School Design | News |  Southern Pines Pilot

Architectural plans for a new 800-student elementary school in the Morganton Park North development were green-lighted by the Southern Pines Town Council ...

Pinecrest High School Robert E. Lee Auditorium name questioned, Moore County responds | Raleigh  News & Observer

Moore County Schools responded publicly Thursday after several people questioned the naming of Robert E. Lee Auditorium at Pinecrest High School.

Metzger, Pinecrest Celebrate National Award | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest Principal Stefanie Phillips says the school and community already knew that Chris Metzger was “the most valuable coach.”

School Board Appoints New Principals at Crain's Creek, Pinckney  Southern Pines Pilot

The Moore County Board of Education has approved the appointments of new principals at Crain's Creek Middle School and the Community Learning Center at ...

Phone Company Recognizes Pinecrest Coach Among 'Most Valuable'  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest High School football coach Chris Metzger is among the top 50 nominees selected for the U.S. Cellular Most Valuable Coach program.

Bob Christina Retiring From Pinecrest's Helm | News |  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest Principal Bob Christina is retiring this summer after three years at the school, Moore County Schools announced to faculty and staff Wednesday.

Pinecrest maintains Super Bowl mentality  The Fayetteville Observer

SOUTHERN PINES — The Pinecrest Patriots approach each week with the same mentality. “Every week we say it's the Super Bowl,” said head coach Chris ...

New Gymnasium Sign Celebrated | News  Southern Pines Pilot

A dedication of the new sign on the James H. Moore gymnasium at Pinecrest High School was celebrated on Saturday afternoon with a warm gathering of ...

Pinecrest, West Pine Students Head for World 'Odyssey' Competition  Southern Pines Pilot

Students from Pinecrest High and West Pine Middle will go up against thousands of other students from around the United States and 16 other countries later ...

Taking Care of Business: Patriots Open With Laney in Wilmington  Southern Pines Pilot

The Pinecrest football team is ready to get down to business Friday in Wilmington when the Patriots open their 2018 campaign on the road against Laney.

Pinecrest Gymnasium Building Honors Beloved Basketball Coach | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Feb. 24 is officially James H. Moore Day in Southern Pines, and to mark the occasion this year, friends and fans of the former high school French teacher and ...

Six Crowned at Pageant | Gallery  Southern Pines Pilot

Elizabeth O'Brien was crowned the 31st Miss Moore County Saturday night in the auditorium at Pinecrest High School. She is a Pinecrest graduate who is a ...

Former Pinecrest Star Sean Pollard Helps Clemson Claim National Title  Southern Pines Pilot

It's been a whirlwind season for Clemson offensive lineman Sean Pollard.

Lacking Drivers, School District Struggles to Run Bus Routes  Southern Pines Pilot

In a quandary that resembles the proverb of the horseshoe nail, Moore County Schools' transportation department is grounding buses and scrambling to cover ...

Husband Arrested in Slaying of Colorado Mom From Moore County  Southern Pines Pilot

THE LATEST: Authorities say the bodies of Shanann Watts and her two young daughters have been recovered from property owned by the petroleum company ...

Pinecrest Student Injured During School Bus Fight | News  Southern Pines Pilot

A Pinecrest High student was injured during a fight on a school bus Monday in Aberdeen.

Pinecrest Responds to Student Threat of 'Gun Violence'  Southern Pines Pilot

A Pinecrest High School student threatened to disrupt an event with “gun violence” on Wednesday, according to Principal Bob Christina.

Pinecrest High police officer charged with having sex with 16-year-old

A school police officer at Pinecrest High School resigned Monday and was arrested on several charges involving having sex with a 16-year-old student.

Pinecrest football coach will remain after investigation concludes  HighSchoolOT

Pinecrest High School football coach Chris Metzger will not be terminated by Moore County Schools despite an investigation into rules violations.

North Moore High Could See Major Face-lift Soon  Southern Pines Pilot

Moore County voters on Tuesday will consider borrowing money to build three new elementary schools, but that is far from the only construction project in the ...

Husband Charged in Slaying of Wife, Young Daughters  Southern Pines Pilot

Colorado Prosecutors File Charges in Slaying of Mother, 2 Daughters.

Clemson's Pollard Nominated for National Outreach Award | News  Southern Pines Pilot

After leaving the Greenville, S.C. Children's Hospital in tears last year, Clemson offensive lineman Sean Pollard knew he wanted to do something to help ...

Pinecrest High School: The Early Years | News |  Southern Pines Pilot

Conceived in turbulent times, built within limited means, commissioned with a progressive vision of education — this was Pinecrest High School on its first day, ...

Sold out: Upperclassmen unable to attend Pinecrest High School prom

For the second time in the last three years, there is an issue involving the Pinecrest High School prom in Moore County.

Slain Mother Remembered as 'Woman of Love' During Funeral in Pinehurst  Southern Pines Pilot

Mourners gathered at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Pinehurst on Saturday to pay their respects to a slain Colorado woman and her children.

Review finds financial, Title IX concerns at Pinecrest High School  HighSchoolOT

An internal investigation into the athletic departments at high schools in Moore County has turned up numerous concerns, many of which are centered on ...

Pinecrest benefits from Prys focus on baseball  The Fayetteville Observer

SOUTHERN PINES — Nik Pry never hesitated in making the decision to stop playing football at Pinecrest High School in order to focus on his baseball career.

82nd Airborne Band introduces students to melodies  DVIDS

SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. – U.S. Army paratroopers assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division All-American Band and Chorus performed nine songs at Pinecrest ...

Pinecrest High School Honor Roll | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest High School Honor Roll. Distinguished List. Grade 12: Qawi Abdullah Alim, Kathryn Paige Bachman, Hannah Nicole Bankos, Veronica Belle Batson, ...

County Draws Line in the Sand on Development Sprawl  Southern Pines Pilot

Development pressure has become the norm across much of Moore County. Growth has been steady, pushing elected leaders to balance the pros with the cons ...

Seven Lakes Dentist Awards Scholarship | News  Southern Pines Pilot

A Union Pines High School student has been named the winner of the third annual Seven Lakes Family Dentistry Scholarship.

A Work in Progress: The Making of Pinecrest High School  Southern Pines Pilot

In the closing words of that first Pinecrest yearbook: “We have learned today, in the school of tomorrow, let us never live in yesterday.” Living in yesterday wasn't ...

Pinecrest (Southern Pines, N.C.) football forfeits wins, playoff spot over paperwork  USA TODAY High School Sports

Just what the football world needs: another scandal involving the Patriots.

New Chief to Lead Police Force For Moore County Schools  Southern Pines Pilot

A year ago, running the Moore County Schools Police Department was the furthest thing from Arthur Frye's mind.

An Atlas of Nicholas Sparks Books Set in North Carolina  Southern Pines Pilot

Nicholas Sparks, the New Bern author known for “The Notebook,” “A Walk to Remember” and other massively successful romance novels, will headline a ...

Pinecrest hires new athletic director  HighSchoolOT

Pinecrest High School has hired a new athletic director as the school tries to reconcile a number of issues found during an investigation by the school system.

High School Nation Tour | Gallery |  Southern Pines Pilot

Judging by the eruption of screams, fist pumps and ecstatic flailing from Drake Bell's 300-student audience at Pinecrest High School Tuesday afternoon, the ...

Pinecrest High student drowns in Moore County lake

A 16-year-old who attended Pinecrest High School in Southern Pines died late Friday after drowning in Big Juniper Lake in Seven Lakes, according to the ...

Funeral Home to Stream Service for Slain Colorado Woman, Daughters  Southern Pines Pilot

The funeral *service* for a slain Colorado woman and her two daughters will be held in Moore County and live-streamed on Facebook, according to an obituary ...

Funeral for Shanann Watts, 2 daughters to be held in Pinehurst  WTVD-TV

A funeral mass for Shanann Watts, her two daughters and unborn son will be held in Pinehurst, according to an obituary in the Aberdeen Times.

Interim Principal Named for Aberdeen Primary | News  Southern Pines Pilot

The Moore County Board of Education has appointed Daryl Jackson as interim principal of Aberdeen Primary School.

Making Futures Brighter: Boys & Girls Club Marking 20 Years  Southern Pines Pilot

Tiquan Murphy was never the kind of kid to draw attention to himself.

Capel Lionized As a "Shining Example" for Others to Follow  Southern Pines Pilot

Felton Capel Sr. and the light of his community leadership was remembered Sunday as a “shining example” for others to follow, especially young people.

Rugby Player Killed in Vehicle Accident Remembered as 'Good-Hearted'  Southern Pines Pilot

An Aberdeen man died in a single-vehicle accident Saturday in Whispering Pines. Justin Casillas, 19, suffered fatal injuries after being ejected from his Jeep ...

Lehigh football program adds 11 on early signing day  Allentown Morning Call

The Lehigh football team still doesn't have a head coach, but the program moved forward on Wednesday with the announcement 11 recruits have been signed.

Christopher Watts gets life for killing pregnant wife, 2 girls  The Fayetteville Observer

GREELEY, Colo. — A former North Carolina man who strangled his pregnant wife and suffocated their two young daughters wanted to escape his marriage and ...

Principals Named for Two New Schools | News  Southern Pines Pilot

The Moore County Board of Education has appointed Molly Capps principal of the New Area I Elementary School on Camp Easter Road, scheduled to open in ...

Funeral plans made for NC mother allegedly killed by husband  Spectrum News

Funeral arrangements have been made for a mother allegedly killed by her North Carolina husband in Colorado.

On Christmas Day, Moore County Man Known For Volunteerism 'Died Giving Back'  Southern Pines Pilot

Michael “Ming” Gillis, a Sandhills native who advocated for flood victims and volunteered with local charities, collapsed while distributing bicycles to children in ...

Southern Pines Approves Permit for New High School  Southern Pines Pilot

The new specialty high school is one step closer to opening in August 2019, following a unanimous nod of support by the Southern Pines Town Council on ...

Moore Co. residents remember slain pregnant Colorado mom, 2 daughters

ABERDEEN, N.C. (WNCN/AP) - From Colorado to Moore County family and friends are mourning the deaths of pregnant wife Shanann Watts and her two ...

One to Remember: Barbara Foxx Retires As a Pinecrest Legend  Southern Pines Pilot

Retiring this past month with 726 victories over a 39-year career as Pinecrest's volleyball coach, Barbara Foxx has secured her place in the annals of North ...

Pinecrest Lands Four Morehead Semi-finalists | News  Southern Pines Pilot

As semifinalists for the University of North Carolina's most prestigious merit scholarship, Sylvia Hipp, Connor Jenkins, Macie Kavanaugh, and Emma Gentry ...

Sandy Hook Promise to train Tuscola High School in violence prevention  Mountain Xpress

Sandy Hook Promise (SHP), the nation's leading gun violence prevention organization, is providing educational materials, training for schools, community ...

Legacy of Felton Capel: An Icon for Equality, Justice  Southern Pines Pilot

Felton Capel greeted everyone with his patented, “How ya doing, partner?”

An Accident, An Amputation — and 'Still Shaq' | News  Southern Pines Pilot

A cloud of orange dust battered his face. The ATV's roar clogged his ears. The wind drove chills through his bones. Shaqual Chambers was flying.

Pinecrest's Beechler wins 2nd straight 4A individual state golf title

A.J. Beechler recently won his second straight 4A individual state title.

No simple explanation for declining numbers in high school football  HighSchoolOT

Over the last four years, participation in high school football in North Carolina has dropped by nearly 20 percent. Schools like Chapel Hill High School and ...

Two Pinecrest Teens First Gay Couple Featured on MTV Show  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest High School couple Noah Ambrose and Brandon Caddell will be featured in an upcoming episode of the new MTV series "Promposal."

Former Pinecrest Pitching Star Called Up to Chicago Cubs  Southern Pines Pilot

Tim Maples got one of the best birthday presents Thursday that a father could get — his oldest son, Dillon, was being called up by the Chicago Cubs.

NC high school soccer player suspended after video shows her knocking down rival SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. – A goalie for a North Carolina high school soccer team has been suspended after ...

Three Pinecrest High students charged with vandalism

Three Pinecrest High School students were charged with vandalism after three letters were removed from the sign on the main administrative building that spells ...

Moore County teens featured as first LGBT couple on MTV show  WTVD-TV

Teens from Pinecrest High School in Southern Pines is the first gay couple featured on MTV's Promposal.

Vandalism renames Pinecrest High School

An act of vandalism took out the "P," "E" and "R" from the name of Pinecrest High School in Moore County, school officials say.

School Bus Safety and Passing Laws in NC  Southern Pines Pilot

With school starting in many districts next week, it's important for parents to help their children stay safe at bus stops and for drivers to know the rules of the.

Pinecrest High School Senior Night | Multimedia  Southern Pines Pilot

The Pinecrest Patriots honored 31 seniors Friday and then went out and overwhelmed Parkland High School, 55-0, in their first home game of the year. The win ...

Pinecrest Speech, Debate Teams Start September on Strong Note  Southern Pines Pilot

With strong showings from both novice and senior members at early season tournaments, Pinecrest's speech and debate team has made a promising start to the ...

Colorado man with ties to NC reaches plea deal in murders of wife, daughters  WNCT

A Colorado man with ties to central North Carolina charged with killing his wife and their two daughters has reached a plea deal, according to CBS4 in Denver.

Former State Rep. Richard Morgan Dies at Age 66  Southern Pines Pilot

Former state Rep. Richard T. Morgan is being remembered by those on both sides of the political aisle as someone who “made a difference” and had a “knack ...

Officials: Pinecrest student had sawed-off shotgun in trunk

A Pinecrest High School student was arrested Monday on charges of bringing a gun on school property, a Moore County Schools spokesman said.

Pinecrest Principal Leaving at End of School Year  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest High School Principal Thomas Ferrell, who directed the school for two years, told staff members and the school community Tuesday he would be ...

Extra security enforced at Pinecrest football game Friday

Pinecrest High School had extra security on hand Friday for the regular season home finale against Hoke County.

AC Sandhills Partners with Tarheel Communications Solutions For Club Development  Southern Pines Pilot

The Athletic Club of the Sandhills, one of North Carolina's largest and most respected youth athletic clubs, has announced the club will partner with Tarheel ...

Thursday night clash in Wake Forest headlines Week Seven high school football action  The News & Observer

Several Triangle high school football games will be held on Thursday night instead of Friday this week, highlighted by Southern Nash at Wake Forest. A preview ...

Pinecrest wins 4-A Central girls golf title  HighSchoolOT

Pinecrest's girls golf team took home the 4-A Central regional championship on Monday, dominating the team standings at Pinehurst Country Club No. 5.

School Site on Knollwood Tract To Be Considered  Southern Pines Pilot

The Southern Pines Town Council took a good look Monday at a proposed new elementary school on Camp Easter Road, the second new public school ...

Local Family Making $130000 Donation to Outfit New Pinecrest Gym  Southern Pines Pilot

When Pinecrest High School opens a new athletic facility for its sports teams later this month, it will also celebrate a sizeable donation that will outfit the gym with ...

New Coach Sparks PHS Tennis | Sports  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest High School not only has newly constructed tennis courts this year, the school added a new boys' tennis coach.

Pinecrest Football Stripped of Wins, Fined After Rules Violation  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest High School's football team will forfeit its first eight wins of the season and miss the playoffs after the North Carolina High School Athletic Association ...

Miss North Carolina Outstanding Teen Pageant | Gallery  Southern Pines Pilot

Miss Moore County Calli McIntyre was named second runner-up in the Miss North Carolina Outstanding Teen Pageant held Friday night at the Duke Energy ...

Miss Randolph County, Outstanding Teen pageants Saturday  Asheboro Courier Tribune

ASHEBORO — The Miss Randolph County and Miss Randolph County's Outstanding Teen pageants are part of the Miss America Organization, and a ...

School Board Moves Ahead on New School Sites | News  Southern Pines Pilot

The Moore County Board of Education will move ahead with analysis and potential negotiation to buy sites for two new elementary schools and the Advanced ...

Boles, Simon Compete for House District 52 | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Jamie Boles decided to run for state House 10 years ago because he did not feel like Moore County was being represented effectively in Raleigh.

Pinecrest AFJROTC Flies High | Multimedia |  Southern Pines Pilot

Following their latest examination, Unit NC-043 at Pinecrest High School has received the 2013-2014 Air Force Junior ROTC Distinguished Unit Award.

McIntyre Wins Scholarship | News  Southern Pines Pilot

During the Wednesday night preliminary competition for the titles of Miss North Carolina 2017 and Miss North Carolina's Outstanding Teen, it was announced by ...

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