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Soon, you’ll be able to say, ‘take me out to the ballgame,” the RCC ballgame that is. Robeson Community College has forged partnerships with Lumbee River EMC and the City […]

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Robeson Community College recently held several graduations, completion ceremonies, and pinning ceremonies for its continuing education programs this summer, including Manicurist, Massage Therapy, and Truck Driving.   These students completed […]

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Robeson Community College will host its finale of “I’m Next” Fest on Thursday, July 18 from 4pm – 7pm. Registrants are encouraged to attend this event to prepare for the […]

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Robeson Community College has released its 2023 Annual Report. The report showcases various events and success stories from the previous year.   “In 2023, our college set many new milestones, […]

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RCC’s Dr. Johnny Smith talks registration on 100.9 The Cross! Learn more about the upcoming “I’m Next” Fest on Thursday, July 18th at Robeson Community College, as well as more […]

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Kurt Stein, a resident of Hope Mills, was declared the winner of the Rock 103 $1600 Rock Your World Scholarship in a reverse drawing held at Robeson Community College. Stein […]

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Robeson Community College opened its doors to hundreds of children and teenagers this week for the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina’s Project IndigiCHOICE summer camp, which is funded through a […]

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Robeson Community College has added more shows to its Discover Television Series.  This July and August, viewers can learn more about Robeson Community College through the original series which includes […]

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On Monday, July 8, two members of the Robeson Community College Board of Trustees were re-appointed and sworn in during the bi-monthly meeting. Paul McDowell begins his 3rd term serving […]

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‘Rock Your World’ with Rock 103 and Robeson Community College on Thursday, July 11th from 11am – 2pm during the finale of the $1600 scholarship contest. The winner of the […]

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RCC’s Dr. LaRonda Lowery talks Lumbee Homecoming, Registration and more on 100.9 The Cross! Learn more about RCC’s presence at Lumbee Homecoming, which includes a booth and a spot in […]

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‘Rock Your World’ with Rock 103 and Robeson Community College on Thursday, July 11th from 11am – 2pm as we discover who will be the last contestant standing to become […]

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Robeson Community College was in the national spotlight last week, as two students, David Jimenez and Abigail Jacobs, competed in the SkillsUSA competition in Atlanta. The two ranked #11 in […]

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RCC’s Cassidy Campbell talks Skills USA, Cosmetology, Industrial Technologies, and Law Enforcement on 100.9 The Cross! Learn about the Robeson Community College’s participation in the SkillsUSA competition and how that […]

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The Insurance Pre-licensing Academy at Robeson Community College started in February of 2023 through a grant received by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina. The program teaches and prepares […]

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Robeson Community College is proud to release the official list of the Spring 2024 Academic Scholars. Academic Scholars are full-time students enrolled in a two-year associate degree or one-year diploma […]

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Robeson Community College is proud to release the official list of the Spring 2024 Presidential Scholars. Presidential Scholars are full-time students enrolled in a two-year associate degree or one-year diploma […]

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For the eighth year in a row, the Radiography program at Robeson Community College has achieved a 100% pass rate on the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists national examination for […]

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RCC’s Candice Ward talks Radiography on 100.9 The Cross! Look beneath the surface with an associate degree in Radiography! The radiography curriculum at Robeson Community College is challenging, it prepares […]

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Summer camps were in full swing this week at Robeson Community College. RCC hosted two camps, the 5W’s of Welding and a Forensics and Criminal Justice Camp, funded through the […]

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Hot off the press! Robeson Community College has published its Fall 2024 edition of SOAR magazine, a publication that is student focused,  featuring success stories and student work. “We are […]

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If you missed the first “I’m Next” event at Robeson Community College, you will have another opportunity on Tuesday, June 25th which promises to be even better than before! The […]

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RCC’s Eric Freeman talks Electrical Lineman, “I’m Next’ Fest, and more on 100.9 The Cross! Learn more about the new electrical lineman program that will begin in July at Robeson […]

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‘Harnessing AI’s potential in Accounting’ was the topic of a presentation given by George Pate at the 2024 National TACTYC Conference held in Arlington, VA. TACTYC stands for Teachers of […]

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Just in time for Flag Day, Robeson Community College has received a generous donation from WoodmanLife – An American Flag. The flag will be flown at the COMtech site, which […]

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Robeson Community College is gearing up to offer many summer camps and welcome children of all ages to its campus. The college will offer two camps starting Monday, June 17 […]

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RCC’s Julie Baxley talks Workforce Solutions and more on 100.9 The Cross! Learn more about how short-term training can help transform your future and change your life. No experience is […]

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The 2024-2025 catalog and student handbook has been released by Robeson Community College.  Programs have been updated and the most accurate information is available for students pertaining to their program […]

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Officials at Robeson Community College want to hear you say “I’m Next!” on Tuesday, June 11 during the inaugural “I’m Next” Fest. The event will take place on the main […]

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Imagine going to open your refrigerator and there’s no food. There no food in your pantry either. That’s a reality for many in our area, especially as prices continue to […]

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RCC’s Kay Freeman talks NASNTI Grant, Transfer Opportunities, Summer Camps and more! Learn about the various opportunities available through the NASNTI such as financial literacy training as you transfer to […]

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For the first time, Robeson Community College will offer 4-week Summer Surge classes. These classes will begin on June 19 and will be available completely online. “We wanted to be […]

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Robeson Community College in partnership with the American Red Cross will host an afternoon blood drive on Monday, June 3 from 1:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. The drive will take […]

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Nursing student Elisa Rodriguez was recently named the winner of the 2024 Photo Contest held at Robeson Community College. Rodriguez is presently in the nursing program and plans to graduate […]

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Lumbee River EMC (LREMC) and Robeson Community College (RCC) are proud to announce a partnership to introduce a Lineman Program in Robeson County. With a rich history of cooperation between […]

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Robeson Community College and Rock 103 are partnering together once again to offer new, current, and former students an opportunity to win a $1600 scholarship. The “Rock Your World” scholarship […]

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RCC’s Debbie Bruce talks Small Business on 100.9 The Cross! Have you thought about starting your own business? Maybe you own a small business and are in need of ideas, […]

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Reflect. Honor. Remember. That was the sentiment at the Memorial Day service held at Robeson Community College on Thursday. “Freedom is not free,” RCC President Melissa said, as she spoke […]

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Several ESL students at Robeson Community College took a road trip this Spring, along with their instructor Briana Rodriguez. The group of students headed north on I-95, straight for Washington, […]

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Like the ‘Sweet Virginia Breeze,’ spring ushered in a special time for RCC students, faculty and staff to reconnect with peers and renew skills at the 2024 Region 7 AISES […]

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Thomas Alleman, Bendrick Chavis, Jontia Henegan, Matthew Hursey, Amber Locklear, Alaysha Odom, Kayley Oxendine, Blake Phillips, and Taje Stephen all became part of the Project SEARCH Class of 2024 last […]

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“It’s always the perfect time to pay it forward,” several members of the Spring 2022 Line, 4 X 4 Perfect Timing, of the Lumberton Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta […]

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In the 32nd Annual Law Enforcement Memorial Service held at Robeson Community College, many came to pay tribute to those who paid the ultimate sacrifice. “Today we celebrate and remember […]

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With a shortage of healthcare workers, the need for nurses continues to grow, making them in high demand. The demand is so great, all 31 graduates from the associate degree […]

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Robeson Community College’s Associate Degree Nursing program graduated 31 students into the workforce. Upon passing of the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) exam, the students will become registered nurses. Carlos […]

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RCC’s Angela Chavis talks Health Occupations, Service Industries on 100.9 The Cross! Learn more about the service industry programs at the RCC COMTech site in Pembroke. RCC offers Barbering, Massage […]

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Earlier this week, fourteen cadets graduated from the Basic Law Enforcement Training program at Robeson Community College.  Trina Marie Carter, Christopher Blake Conner, Sammy Douglas Freeman, Jeremiah Isaiah Hunt, Meghan Nicole […]

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The 2024 commencement ceremonies at Robeson Community College will go down in the history books as record-breaking with 407 graduates walking across the stage to receive degrees, diplomas.  “Today we […]

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We first met Madison Williams in 2022, while she was earning her degree at Robeson Community College and working full time at North End Veterinarian Clinic in Lumberton.  Fast forward […]

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Meet Jimmy Dong. He’s 18 years old. He’s originally from Manhattan, but now calls Red Springs home. He’s a dually enrolled student, meaning he’s in high school and college. On […]

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Robeson Community College announced its 2024 North Carolina Community College Academic Excellence winner during its commencement ceremonies today. Regina Walters received the distinct honor, one that is given to one […]

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The unexpected has turned into a reality for three sisters in Robeson County.  Dolly, 35, Loretta, 32, and Latasha Rice, 29, will become official graduates of Robeson Community College on […]

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RCC’s Joni Thomas talks Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences on 100.9 The Cross There are so many things you can do with an associate degree in arts and you can […]

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With a shortage for educators in the State of North Carolina, Robeson Community College is proud to announce that 21 students will graduate from its education program on May 8. […]

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Ten students will graduate from the Respiratory Therapy program May 8 and were celebrated with a pinning ceremony this week, commemorating their rite of passage into the health profession.   […]

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Established in 2005 at Robeson Community College, the Radiography program has continued to grow. Almost twenty years later, the program is set to graduate its largest class ever with 12 […]

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If you just happen to be flipping through the TV stations this May and June, don’t be surprised if you see RCC on the broadcast!  Tune into WBTW, WPDE or […]

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Robeson Community College has a thriving apprenticeship program, and now officials can say it’s an award-winning program as well. “I am finding out that apprenticeship is one of the best […]

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Trauma Rodeo has always been a collaborative effort for health science students at Robeson Community College. But this year for the first time, BLET students were asked to join in […]

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RCC’s Dr. Vanessa Chavis talks science and math on 100.9 The Cross! There are so many things you can do with an associate degree in science, and you can transfer […]

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More than a dozen students at Robeson Community College were inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society this week. Known as PTK, the honor society recognizes academic success […]

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Robeson Community College is pleased to announce that Lieutenant Colonel Lindsay D. Freeman will serve as its Commencement speaker for the 2024 graduation. Lieutenant Colonel Lindsay D. Freeman currently serves […]

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Robeson Community College will again be featured on upcoming segments of the Carolina Beat, a show hosted by WWAY’s Christina Dees. The show will broadcast a variety of programs including […]

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Robeson Community College recently held a poetry contest in honor of National Poetry Month, which is observed in April. The celebration at RCC featured guest speaker, Azure Dee Thompson. Thompson […]

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Robeson Community College celebrated its first graduating class of the Highway Construction Trade Academy this past week.  Nine students completed the program – Rohon Atkins, Tyquayle Gause, Benjamin Harris, Christopher […]

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It was a beautiful day for the Annual Outdoor Career and Resource Fair at Robeson Community College. Officials estimate that close to 1,000 people came out to enjoy the fair […]

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According to Forbes magazine, the secret to keeping a family business running for generations to come is for the business to “decide who will be making the decisions for the […]

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Twelve students enrolled in the Emergency Medical Science program at Robeson Community College were honored on April 18 during the 2nd Annual Coining Ceremony.  Jared Bell, Victoria Carter, Ashley Casseus, […]

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RCC’s Samantha Oxendine talks Spring 2024 Job Fair, Timely Care and more on 100.9 The Cross! Robeson Community College is expecting over 60 employers to be in attendance! Learn more […]

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Robeson Community College officially kicked off its Better Skills, Better Jobs, Better Future campaign in partnership with NC Reconnect and the John M. Belk Endowment during a launch party held […]

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The following students were recognized during the 2023-2024 ‘Celebration of Education’ Donor and Scholarship Reception held on Tuesday, April 9, 2023 by the RCC Foundation.      Scholarship Recipients Printable […]

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Spring into a new job this April at Robeson Community College. The Spring 2024 job fair will be held on April 23 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., outdoors, on […]

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RCC’s Dr Johnny Smith talks Better Skills, Better Jobs on 100.9 The Cross! Learn more about this new, major campaign launched by Robeson Community College to help adult learners realize […]

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Tuesday evening at Robeson Community College was a night to honor exceptional scholars and the most gracious donors. The RCC Foundation hosted a ‘Celebration of Education’ donor and scholarship appreciation […]

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Robeson Community College is rolling out new efforts to bring more adults who may have not completed a degree or job training program back to the classroom through a new […]

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It’s that time of year when the accomplishments of students are celebrated through pinning and coining ceremonies, inductions, and graduations. The main graduation ceremonies for Robeson Community College will be […]

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RCC’s Heath Worriax talks Mechatronics on 100.9 The Cross! Learn more about this growing field in engineering as Robeson Community College prepares you for the jobs of tomorrow! Robeson Community […]

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It’s Trauma Rodeo time and health science students are getting ready for the ultimate test through a practical, live-scenario featuring trauma situations from the front lines of emergency medicine to […]

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If you’re looking for a good book to read at an affordable price, make plans to visit to Robeson Community College next week. RCC will be holding a community book […]

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Making sure stuff gets delivered – that was the topic of the May 2024 Roundtable discussion featured in Business North Carolina magazine. Transportation has become a major sector of the […]

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RCC’s James Thomas talks welding on 100 9 The Cross! Learn about the opportunities available through our Welding Technology program at Robeson Community College and how a career in welding […]

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The RCC Foundation showed faculty and staff at Robeson Community College their appreciation today, for all their support, with homemade cookies and rice krispy treats prepared by culinary arts. “Thank […]

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There’s a solar eclipse coming, and Robeson Community College has you covered with all that you need to know and we even have a viewing party planned for all of […]

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“The easiest way to shatter a glass ceiling is to operate like it doesn’t exist.” That was the message that Lumbee Warriors Indigenous Emissaries Rene White and Carla Locklear hoped […]

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Dr. Seuss, one of the most beloved authors of all time once wrote, “I will read… I will read on a boat, I will read with a goat, I will […]

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RCC’s Michael Levinson talks Electrical Systems on 100.9 The Cross! The electrical systems program at Robeson Community College might just be your guiding light to success! Electricians are currently in […]

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Robert Morgan started his college career at Purdue University in 2008 with hopes of going into Biomedical Engineering. It was a great career choice and, a great college, but it […]

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RCC’s Madness in March continues with a “March Huddle,” making the case – and a slam dunk ­– for programs at Robeson Community College. “Today is a day we showcase […]

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Robeson Community College is excited to announce its First Annual Phenomenal Women Shattering Ceilings 2024 Recognition Event. The event will take place on Monday, March 25 from 9:30 a.m. to […]

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Culinary arts students at Robeson Community College are busy prepping for the 4th Annual Battle of the Butts fundraiser plate sale, which will take place later this week for Communities […]

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Robeson Community College is proud to release the official list of the Fall 2023 Academic Scholars. Academic Scholars are full-time students enrolled in a two-year associate degree or one-year diploma […]

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Robeson Community College is proud to release the official list of the Fall 2023 Presidential Scholars. Presidential Scholars are full-time students enrolled in a two-year associate degree or one-year diploma […]

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RCC’s Tim Bryant, Director of Industrial Technologies, talks HVAC and more on 100.9 The Cross Robeson Community College’s Industrial programs are high tech with a big paycheck! Learn how you […]

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“Congratulations to our newest graduates of the CDL / Truck Driving Academy at Robeson Community College,” stated Braxton Ballard, the director of transportation programs at RCC. “Each one of these […]

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Robeson Community College has done it again. The highly sought after 82nd Airborne Division All American Chorus will be performing live on the main campus in Lumberton on April 9, […]

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Medical supplies are not just for those in healthcare – as students at Robeson Community College are learning, law enforcement needs them too. To help offset costs, Mountaire Farms stepped […]

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Twelve employees at Elkay Manufacturing Company in Lumberton recently completed the Forklift Training, Train-the-Trainer Operator course offered through Robeson Community College’s customized training division. Elkay, an American-owned and operated innovative […]

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The RCC Culinary Arts Department has another award under its belt, the People’s Choice Award, which was bestowed to them during the Rumba at the Lumber Festival in Lumberton during […]

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RCC’s Dr. Joshua Locklear talks customized training, workforce development, and more on 100.9 The Cross! Learn more about upcoming short-term training offerings, customized training solutions for business and industry, and […]

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“Today and every day, I am filled with a deep sense of gratitude and appreciation for each and every one of you,” stated RCC President Melissa Singler as she welcomed […]

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