On February 25, 2019, Timonte Wykwon Purvis of Bennettsville, South Carolina, was arrested by law enforcement officials in Pembroke, North Carolina, and incarcerated into Cumberland County Detention Center on charges stemming from numerous incidents involving stolen motor vehicles and motor vehicle break-ins throughout Moore, Cumberland, Scotland, Richmond, and Mecklenburg Counties as well as in South Carolina.
(Pinehurst) - On Thursday, March 21, the Sandhills Woman’s Exchange, 15 Azalea Road, will host two women who will tell Pinehurst tales from their families’ perspective at the March Lunch n’ Learn. Beginning at 10:30 a.m., the stories of Pinehurst will be presented by Lisa Hammond and Jill Wicker Gooding. Their lives are tied directly to the past through the builder of Pinehurst, Rassie E. Wicker.
(Southern Pines) — Transitioning to life after high school brings many questions. Go straight to work, serve in the military or attend college? If military, which branch? If college, would a large university, a small liberal arts college or a community college be best? To help students and parents answer some of these important questions, the Pinecrest High School PTSA is hosting its annual College Night on Wednesday, March 13th from 6-7:30 p.m. in the James H. Moore Gymnasium at Pinecrest High School.
(Carthage) – Area residents will get a chance to learn more about the N.C. Department of Transportation’s draft 10-Year transportation plan for 2020-2029 at a week-long open house in Moore County next week.