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The UNCP football team just wrapped up their 2018 campaign with yet another underwhelming season. They finished with a dismal record of 2-8 for a second consecutive season and again failed to make it to the postseason.

The last time that Braves reached the playoffs was...

Quarterback Josh Jones rolls out to the left to attempt a pass. PN Photo/Trevon Knight

Once again multiple and ill-timed mistakes proved to be costly yet again in the Braves 34-13 loss to the Eagles of Carson Newman University on Nov. 10.

The game was a tightly conteste...

According to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center over 90 percent of people sexually assaulted or raped on a college campus do not report. To help combat these numbers, the Title IX (9) office on campus offers a variety of services for students.

According to th...

The midterm elections this year broke multiple records being the highest voter turnout in more than a century as well as the highest number for a midterm election in history. An estimated 113 million people participated in the 2018 midterm elections with nearly half of...

On Nov. 13, the offices of Global Engagement and Campus Engagement and Leadership hosted a British movie night in Old Main, room 238 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

In addition, British snacks were also provided for students to enjoy. The movie feature for the evening was Atta...

Due to the recent kidnapping of 13-year-old Hania Aguilar among other stories circulating on the web and within the community, students have taken to Twitter and Facebook, voicing their concerns for safety and pleading for their peers to stay safe. Students have also v...

November 13, 2018

This morning, Campus Police and Public Safety issued an email alerting students to move their cars to higher ground. 

Due to the impending projected amounts of high rainfall in the area over the next few days, Campus Police and Public Safety is urging students to be awa...

November 10, 2018

The UNCP wresting team show cased some of their hard work from the offseason as well as some new talent in the team’s intersquad scrimmage. PN photo/Trevon Knight

As the UNCP wrestling team prepares to embark on their 2018-2019 season reigning ECAC champions they held t...

The Pyramid Of Hate, ADL

Kevyn Perkins stopped cold when he saw the letters scrawled on the door to his dorm: "N----- go back" it said, inked in messy red marker. First he was blinded by confusion. Then rage. And then all he could think about was dropping out, finding a...

 PN Photo/Mason Miller

A North Carolina high school student shot and killed a fellow student during a fight in a crowded school hallway Monday, officials said, calling the incident a case of bullying that “escalated out of control” which had students scurrying to escape...

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