Art is many things to Wendy Bryant Motley. It’s her career. It’s her passion. But more than anything, it allows her to connect with the students she teaches in a way that allows them to discover their potential and learn about the world around them.
In a sendoff Friday filled with pomp and circumstance, the Central Carolina Community College Class of 2015 celebrated its achievements and looked ahead with confidence.
It has been a busy spring for Northwood High School’s visual arts teacher, Leslie Burwell.
Opportunity was the big winner as golfers wrapped up the second Central Carolina Community College Foundation Chatham Golf Classic May 13 at The Golf Club at Chapel Ridge.
For the high school seniors graduating from the Caterpillar Youth Apprenticeship Program this week, the certificates they received were nothing compared to the skills they had gained over the past two-and-a-half years
Several high school students from Chatham Charter School will add educational and leadership activities to their calendars this summer.
Central Carolina area students recently put their robotics abilities to the test during Central Carolina Community College’s High Touch/High Tech Weekend Workshop.
The Lee County Board of Education asked for $20 million from the Lee County Board of Commissioners Tuesday night when it finalized its budget request for the fiscal year 2015-16.
Coming off a successful session with third-graders at Deep River Elementary this spring, I Read, You Read is now recruiting volunteer mentors to read online once a week with students in July.
Registration has begun for Central Carolina Community College’s Youth Enrichment Series (YES) program in Lee County.
The Pittsboro Police Department on Friday announced the arrest of a former Northwood High School employee on allegations of embezzlement — upwards of $80,000 — following its joint investigation with the state Bureau of Investigation.
This week we feature John Cleetwood, a physical education teacher at J. Glenn Edwards Elementary School.
When parents hear that their child's school is in lockdown, they might fear the worst.
The Lee County Board of Education has started the search for a replacement now that board member Wendy Hughes Carlyle has resigned in order to serve as Lee County Schools' accountability and special projects coordinator.
This week, we Take 5 with Lesa Price and Karen Kennedy about the Sanford/Lee County Youth Council's “Race to Read 5K” event, which takes place next Saturday.
Casey Migliore, who has finished her doctorate with the Duke University School of Nursing, emphasized the importance of kidney function and spoke about kidney disease during her recent address to Central Carolina Community College second-level associate degree nursing students.
Chatham County Schools students from Chatham Central High School, Jordan-Matthews High School, and Northwood High School recently competed with students across the state
Summer classes begin May 18 at Central Carolina Community College.
This week we spotlight Lisa Cunkelman who teaches 11th-grade U.S. history 2 and 10th-grade advisory at Lee Early College.
Lee County Schools, children and parents could save hundreds of dollars in additional driver’s education course fees thanks to a bill filed at the N.C. General Assembly this week.
Teachers, administrators and Lee County Board of Education members in the assembly room of the Heins Education Building erupted into cheers Wednesday afternoon
This week we feature Edith Cox, who teaches math to fourth graders at Broadway Elementary School.
North Carolina State Sen. Chad Barefoot visited Sanford recently to get a first-hand view of the Central Carolina Works program.
“I am a true and firm believer that your circumstances do not determine your destiny.”
From deep in the Amazon rainforest to a village in the mountains of southeast China, seven third-graders from Deep River Elementary explored the world in just eight weeks. They didn't travel by plane or train, but instead through the pages of books.
When Malik Richard applied for a job at Food Lion almost two years ago, he relied heavily on the interviewing and public speaking skills he learned at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Sanford/Lee County.