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  1. Pinecrest Rising Seniors Must Retake ACT Test, School Announces  Southern Pines Pilot
  2. Moore County school loses more than 400 completed ACT tests  WRAL.com
  3. ACT scores lost for 440 Pinecrest HS rising seniors  CBS17.com
  4. NC school says 'human error' to blame for missing ACT scores  WSOC Charlotte
  5. School Says 'Human Error' to Blame for Missing ACT Scores  Spectrum News
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New Midland Circle Nearly Done | News  Southern Pines Pilot

The closure of a part of Midland Road this summer to allow construction of a new roundabout has altered commuting patterns all around Southern Pines and ...



Moore County School District Addresses Fallout From Lost Tests  Southern Pines Pilot

Between critical admissions exams, writing application essays and securing transcripts and recommendations, applying to college is already a stressful process ...



Days Before Graduation, Pinecrest High Senior Dies in Vehicle Crash  Southern Pines Pilot

A Pinecrest High School senior is being remembered for his friendliness and his perpetual smile.



Days after Pinecrest High student killed in crash, second Pinecrest student hurt in wreck  WRAL.com

Just a few hours after a Pinecrest High School graduating senior was killed in a traffic wreck, a second Pinecrest student was hurt in a roadway crash and is now ...



No Answers to be Found: Schools Outline Pinecrest ACT Loss  Southern Pines Pilot

On a Wednesday in late February, 377 Pinecrest students spent more than three hours completing the ACT college admissions test — as did most other high ...



Missing Tests: Pinecrest Hustles to Fix Error | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest High School and Moore County Schools officials spent much of this past week scrambling to contain outrage from students, parents and the public ...



440 students must retake ACT after Moore County failed to submit their answer sheets  WTVD-TV

Human error is being blamed for a group of juniors at Pinecrest High School not getting their ACT scores back.



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 ...



O'Brien Concludes Year as Miss Moore County  Southern Pines Pilot

Elizabeth O'Brien has held other scholarship pageant titles, but when her name was called last August as the new Miss County, it was a “surreal” moment.



'Not That One': Pinecrest Student Film Answers Auditorium Name Questions  Southern Pines Pilot

At Pinecrest High, little notice is paid on a day-to-day basis to the lettering over the school's 1300-seat auditorium.



Pinecrest Singer Recovering After Graduation Day Crash | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Hours after Saturday's commencement ceremony, a Pinecrest High School graduate was seriously injured in a head-on vehicle collision.



At Memorial Service, Pinecrest Student Remembered for 'Impact'  Southern Pines Pilot

Hundreds of mourners gathered at Pinecrest High School on Sunday to celebrate the life of Dennis “Quan” Purcell, a student who is being remembered as a ...



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 ...



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 ...



More Info but Few Answers in Loss of ACT Tests  Southern Pines Pilot

On a Wednesday in late February, 377 Pinecrest students spent more than three hours completing the ACT college admissions test — as did most other high ...



More than 400 students have to retake ACT after high school loses tests  FOX 10 News Phoenix

A high school in North Carolina lost the ACT answer sheets for its entire rising senior class, and the students will have to retake the test in the fall.



Ted A. Perry  The Wilson Times

Ted A. Perry, 80, of New Bern, quietly passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, at his home. He was born in Wendell and grew up in Wilson and was a 1957 ...



Pinecrest JROTC Unit Recognized For Training Future Leaders  Southern Pines Pilot

The Pinecrest High Air Force JROTC program's has a long-running designation as a Distinguished Unit, but the students it turns out will affect the world far ...



Pinecrest High School 2018 Graduation | Gallery  Southern Pines Pilot

Scenes from the Pinecrest High School Commencement Exercises Saturday morning at John W. Williams Stadium.



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 ...



MCS Names New Elementary Principal, New Administrators | News  Southern Pines Pilot

The Moore County Board of Education has named Tonya Wagner, the current principal of Southern Pines Primary, as principal of the new Southern Pines ...



440 students to retake ACT after North Carolina school fails to submit scores  WPVI-TV

Hundreds of students in North Carolina took the ACT test... for nothing.



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 ...



Former West End School to Come Down | News  Southern Pines Pilot

More than a few people will be sad to see the remaining buildings at the old West End school torn down later this year.



Pinecrest Band Season Ends on a High Note  Southern Pines Pilot

The students in Pinecrest High School's marching band spend more of their waking hours with each other and director Eugene Cottrell than they do anywhere ...



Pinecrest High School: The Early Years | News | thepilot.com  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, ...



Kiwanis Honors Four Seniors with Scholarships | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Their academic credentials might have secured them all admission to top-tier universities this fall, but four high school seniors on Wednesday received top ...



Southern Pines Council Approves School Design | News | thepilot.com  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 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 ...



This NC school system isn’t likely to rename Robert E. Lee Auditorium. Here’s why.  News & Observer

Moore County Schools heard from several people questioning the naming of Robert E. Lee Auditorium at Pinecrest High School.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Large Apartment Complex Approved For Southern Pines | News  Southern Pines Pilot

Plans to build a gated apartment community in Southern Pines were approved Tuesday by the town council.



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.



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 ...



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

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.



West Pine Elementary's Mariah Morris Wins State Teacher of the Year  Southern Pines Pilot

Mariah Morris, a second-grade teacher at West Pine Elementary School in Pinehurst, was named the 2019 Burroughs Wellcome Fund North Carolina Teacher of ...



Village Memorial Day Service Honors the Fallen | News | thepilot.com  Southern Pines Pilot

Retired Army Brig General Ferdinand Irizarry says it is “essential” to pay tribute on Memorial Day to all those who felt this nation was “worth dying for” in their ...



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.



After 43 Years Teaching Art, Pinecrest Teacher Draws His Own Conclusion  Southern Pines Pilot

On his way to Room 3105 at Pinecrest High School — typically a few minutes early — with *fresh* lesson plans and chipper greetings for his fellow educators, ...



Pinecrest High School Homecoming Parade | Gallery | thepilot.com  Southern Pines Pilot

Scenes from yesterday's Pinecrest High School Homecoming Parade through downtown Southern Pines. Pictures by staff photographer Ted Fitzgerald.



Special Olympics Day at Pinecrest High School | Gallery | thepilot.com  Southern Pines Pilot

Special Olympics sponsored its annual Spring Games for individuals Thursday at Pinecrest High School's athletic field. Participants competed in a number of ...



Moore County Board of Elections to Conduct Educational Seminars on Voter ID Requirement  Southern Pines Pilot

The Moore County Board of Elections will hold two educational seminars about new voter photo identification requirements. The seminars are free and open to ...



Sold out: Upperclassmen unable to attend Pinecrest High School prom  WRAL.com

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



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 ...



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.



State House Honors Late Community Leader Bruce Cunningham  Southern Pines Pilot

The N.C. House of Representatives has honored the life and memory of Bruce Cunningham.



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.



Pinecrest Homecoming Parade | Gallery  Southern Pines Pilot

The Pinecrest High School homecoming parade took place Wednesday evening in downtown Southern Pines. Patriots of all ages showed their school spirit.



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 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, ...



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 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.



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.



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.”



Nicholas Sparks Plays to a Full House at Pinecrest  Southern Pines Pilot

Even on a Monday night, Nicholas Sparks can draw a serious crowd.



Moore County to offer antibiotics after whooping cough found in schools  WRAL.com

Carthage, N.C. — Moore County health officials will offer antibiotics to students and staff members affected by an outbreak of whooping cough Thursday and ...



'Bruce on Broad:' Moore County Pauses — and Begins Again  Southern Pines Pilot

It was a celebration the likes of which Southern Pines may never have seen. Hundreds filled the Sunrise Theater and the lawn outside — and watched over the ...



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 ...



Pinecrest High student drowns in Moore County lake  WRAL.com

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 ...



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 ...



Vandalism renames Pinecrest High School  WRAL.com

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



Klan Researcher Wraps Up Ruth Pauley Lecture Series  Southern Pines Pilot

Daryl Davis is an international recording artist, actor and author. He also happens to be an African-American man who has a habit of befriending Ku Klux Klan ...



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."



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.



High School Nation Tour | Gallery | thepilot.com  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 ...



Future Pinecrest Cheerleaders | Gallery  Southern Pines Pilot

The Pinecrest High School varsity cheerleaders had some high-spirited little helpers during Friday night's game against Seventy-First. The young girls took part ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Officials: Pinecrest student had sawed-off shotgun in trunk  WRAL.com

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



Three Pinecrest High students charged with vandalism  WRAL.com

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



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 ...



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 ...



Kids Golf Foundation Awards Scholarships to Two Pinecrest Seniors  Southern Pines Pilot

The U.S. Kids Golf Foundation has named two members of the Pinecrest High School graduating class as recipients of their Volunteer Scholarship for the eighth ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



South Broad Renewal Gains Momentum | Business  Southern Pines Pilot

The renewal of the South End area of Southern Pines is picking up speed with construction set to begin on a new two-story Fidelity Bank and the recent sale of.



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.



Andrew Lyons Honored by Kiwanis with Builder's Cup  Southern Pines Pilot

Andrew Lyons never quite felt at home in his hometown.



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.



Building from the Ground Up, TempControl Expands | Business  Southern Pines Pilot

Modern living in the Sandhills demands air conditioning. For more than 20 years, Matt Bialer has answered that call.



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 ...



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.



NC high school soccer player suspended after video shows her knocking down rival  myfox8.com

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNuy4RRISXo SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. – A goalie for a North Carolina high school soccer team has been suspended after ...



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

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



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 ...



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.



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 ...



School Board Hires New Principals for Crain's Creek, Pinckney CLC  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 ...



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 ...



Conservancy Aiming to Protect Southern Pines Golf Course  Southern Pines Pilot

There is something special happening here on this stretch of hallowed land. On this point, everyone seems to agree.



Heres whats going on in the Fayetteville area the week of May 24  The Fayetteville Observer

MORE THIS WEEKENDLive Music Friday: May 24, Cypress Bend Vineyards, Wagram. Jim Quick & Coastline, 7 to 10 p.m. Gates open at 6. Admission: $15 per ...



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 ...



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.



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