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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. […]


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 […]

1 in 8K Moore for the Cure

Did you know that one out of every eight women will develop invasive breast cancer at some time in her life? The 1 in 8K Moore for the Cure raises awareness and funds to support breast cancer research to help rid the world of this disease. The fourth annual 1 in 8k Moore for the […]

Celebrating the 26th Annual Food & Wine Festival at Pinehurst

Each year, the annual food and wine festival held in Pinehurst, North Carolina transforms the historic Pinehurst resort into a wine and food lover’s paradise.  The occasion has been a tremendous success for many years now as guests have the opportunity to sample an international array of specialty foods and drinks.  The festival attracts professionals […]

The Drum and Quill

  Kevin Drum has opened a new restaurant and bar in the Village appropriately named The Drum and Quill (given his name and occupation).  His remodeling efforts have vastly improved the space as they added much needed light and room to maneuver.  The real story, though, is the food. We were fortunate enough to go […]

Reading Tutors Needed – Can You Help?

Did you know that there are Moore County adults who cannot read at all, read well, or speak English?  If you can read and have some time, you can help others by becoming an adult tutor. The Moore County Literacy Council is offering twelve-hour workshops for adult tutor volunteers who want to help others become […]

Backyard Bocce Bash

If you haven’t yet played in the Sandhills Children’s Center Backyard Bocce Bash, you’re missing out.   It’s just about the only day of the year I don’t mind getting up early (event starts at 8:45 AM).  Held in the larger southern field at the Pinehurst Harness Track, this fundraiser supports a great organization and […]