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Passion for plants fuels Denver native’s research


DENVER – Andrew Berley, a North Lincoln High School graduate who has “always loved plants,” is among 13 students chosen by the World Food Prize Foundation to participate in the prestigious Borlaug-Ruan International Internship.  He is working on food security issues and nutritional problems with a university in Beijing, China. Berley, now a student at N.C. State University, is working […]

North Meck’s Timmons cites strong relationship in commitment to N.C. State


The I-Meck 4A Player of the Year has found her future home. North Meck guard Jessica Timmons has committed to play for N.C. State in 2021. The 5-foot-9 Timmons has averaged at least 24 points in each of her three seasons for the Vikings and scored 24.7 as a junior when she surpassed the 2,000 mark for her career. N.C. […]

Pine Lake Prep’s Reid earns Park Scholar recognition

MOUNT MOURNE – A Pine Lake Preparatory student from Cornelius has been selected as a 2020 recipient of a prestigious scholarship to attend N.C. State University. Pine Lake senior Tim Reid, the son of Tim and Cori Reid of Cornelius, has been notified he is one of 40 students offered a Class of 2024 Park Scholarship at NCSU. Reid was […]