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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 ...

Cummings Jordan wins four in meet  Burlington Times News

SOUTHERN PINES — Kendall Jordan claimed first place in four events to lead the Cummings High School girls' track and field team to a second-place finish in ...

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 ...

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.

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 High School 2018 Graduation | Gallery  Southern Pines Pilot

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

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 ...

Moore County football coach could win $50000 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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 ...

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.”

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Moore County to offer antibiotics after whooping cough found in schools

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

Pinecrest High School Holds Graduation | Gallery  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest High School awarded diplomas to more than 500 graduates Saturday morning during commencement ceremonies on the football field at John ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 Homecoming Parade | Gallery |  Southern Pines Pilot

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

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 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 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, ...

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 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, 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 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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

'Back the PAC' Raises $140,000 for Pinecrest Sports | News  Southern Pines Pilot

The Three Musketeers' motto “All for One and One for All” could be very apropos for why the Pinecrest Athletics Club's annual fundraiser has become so ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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

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

Harlem Globetrotters at Pinecrest High School | Gallery |  Southern Pines Pilot

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters entertained a sell-out crowd of more than 2000 people Thursday night at the Pinecrest High School gymnasium.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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."

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 ...

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 ...

Super 25 Boys Basketball Expert Rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Result: PR: 1. Last game: Beat Roosevelt (Gary, Ind.) 81-25. Next: N/A. 2. McEachern. Powder Springs, GA 30 - 0 - 0. Result: PR: 2. Last game: Beat Norcross ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Miss North Carolina Pageant | Gallery |  Southern Pines Pilot

The Miss North Carolina pageant was held Saturday night at the Duke Energy Center for Performing Arts in Raleigh. Miss Greater Carolina Autumn Hubbard, ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 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 ...

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

Andrew Lyons never quite felt at home in his hometown.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Support mounts for Pinecrest's Metzger  Laurinburg Exchange

SOUTHERN PINES — The status of Pinecrest football coach Chris Metzger appears to be the focus of a Friday meeting with Moore County Schools ...

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 Coach, Athletics Director Make Their Case to Superintendent  Southern Pines Pilot

Pinecrest High School head football coach Chris Metzger and Athletic Director Ernie Purnsley have made their case to Moore County Schools Superintendent ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Moore County DA: State Trooper Did Not Use Excessive Force in Deadly PIT Manuever  Southern Pines Pilot

The Moore County District Attorney's Office has announced it will not seek criminal charges against the state trooper who initiated a deadly PIT maneuver last ...

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 ...

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.

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

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

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