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The Black and Gold dropped their final home contest of the 2018 season at Grace P. Johnson Stadium to the Eagles of Carson-Newman University in a mistake riddled 34-13 defeat that lead to the final box score not reflecting how closely contested this game true 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...

                     Sophomore guard Tyrell Kirk dribbles the ball for the Braves. Kirk tied for

                     third on the team with 10 points in the Braves’ loss to Barton on Nov. 16....

UNCP head football coach Shane Richardson leads the Braves through the tunnel and out onto the field before their game. The Braves finished the 2018 season 2-8 after the Nov. 17 23-20 loss to Catawba. PN file photo/Trevon Knight

The Braves led a comeback drive in regula...

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...

Saturday December 1, 2018

Cake Cutting for Founder’s Day 12 - 2 p.m., UC Patio. Students can

come and play new games from different parts of the world.

Sunday December 2, 2018
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical 4 - 6 p.m., GPAC.
Come out to see Rudolph the Red-No...

Sophomore Tyrone Young can recall a time where he weighed the pros and cons of being a student athlete.

“After a game on a Saturday night, it’s almost 10:00 and the cafe is closed,” the football player said, remembering the times he had no food in his dorm. “I would ha...

It’s Tuesday morning around 9:30 am, in the Residence Hall Association (RHA) Office in Belk Hall, cold as usual.

Inside the office is Octavia Johnson, the media and marketing chair for RHA, sitting at the leather computer desk on her laptop, typing at a rapid speed. Wi...

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...

Pembroke Activities Council (PAC) hosted a Halloween event in Mary Livermore Library on Oct. 29 from 7-9 p.m.

Students crafted pumpkins and skulls on the bottom floor and enjoyed the experience of an escape room on the top floor. PAC also provided candy to satisfy stude...

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