Moore County Literacy Council

No American adult should be unable to read and write. Yet this is precisely the secret more than 30 million American adults are keeping—they cannot read, write, or do basic math above a third-grade level. The Moore County Literacy Council will be offering a twelve-hour workshop for volunteers who would like to become adult tutors. […]

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Absorption Rates in the Sandhills

The real estate absorption rate is determined by calculating the number of properties for sale in a particular area and dividing it by the number of properties sold in an average month. This gives you the number of months it would take for the market to absorb all properties for sale assuming no new listings […]

Pinehurst Resort Membership Rates and Details

The following information is current as of January 22, 2015. This is a grid of the different membership levels, their associated initiation fee and monthly fee amounts, and the amenities that come with each of them. PCC Legendary Categories This chart details the Golf, Sports, and Social membership fees and amenities for residents of Fairwoods on […]

Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?

Are you smarter than a Moore County 5th grader? Take your smarts and put it up against our kids to raise funds for our Moore County public school teachers. Additional resources allow teachers to create educational projects that allow for enhanced learning. Held at Robert E. Lee Auditorium at Pinecrest High School on November 13, […]

Evening Literacy Tutors Needed

The Moore County Literacy Council has a need for evening literacy tutors. They have a waiting list of individuals and families who work or are unable to participate during the daytime hours and want to be able to help them. All you would have to do is be available for a 1-1/2 hour session between […]

The First Tee of the Sandhills’ First Annual Fall Gala

The first annual Fall Gala to support First Tee of the Sandhills will be held on October 20, 2014 from 6 to 9PM at the Pinehurst Resort. Tim Rosaforte, Golf Channel/NBC Analyst and Senior Writer for Golf Digest and Golf World will be the featured speaker. Tables of 10 are available. Cost is only $100 […]


On October 4th, the Arts Council of Moore County and the Southern Pines Recreation and Parks Department will be presenting Autumnfest. This festival and 1 mile Fun Run/Walk and 5K Road Race offers something for everyone. This event has been held since 1978 on the first Saturday in October and is full of fun, food, […]

Enjoy Some Intense Roller Derby Action

Have you ever watched Roller Derby? Our Rogue Rollergirls are playing the the Richland County Regulators on Saturday, September 20th at 5PM. This match will be full of thrills, spills, and action as they fight their way around the rink. After you go to your first game, you will be addicted to the action that […]

Movie in the Pines: The Croods

Bring the family to the Downtown Park in Southern Pines on September 19th at 7PM and watch “The Croods” for free! This community event will offer a great night out for you with your kids and a time for you to meet others in the community as well. Bring your own chairs and blankets to […]

Midweek Fundraising and Fun – Applause for Paws!

Come out to the Ironwood Cafe and join us on the patio for a night of music, food, and fun to raise money for Solutions for Animals. Solutions for Animals offers a “Happy Place” for homeless animals, no matter what the reason. Complimentary appetizers are going to be served by the Ironwood Cafe and entertainment […]