Pembroke plant adds 100 workers

PEMBROKE — The Pembroke Town Council learned Monday that a local dessert-producing plant has generated more than 100 new jobs since early April. Keith Downing, SROriginals’ general plant manager, told council members that after signing […]


A special time had by all

PEMBROKE — Everybody was a winner Wednesday during a sun-splashed special day at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. Jadion Maynor, a third-grader at Pembroke Elementary, was among 200 athletes to participate in the […]


Fighting to go pro

CHARLOTTE — Pembroke native and amateur mixed martial artist Joshua Oxendine is one win away from achieving his dream. If he defeats John Beale on May 19 in Charlottesville, Va., the 125-pounder will make his […]