Notable Graduates

NameProfessionSchool Attended
Col. William McArthurAstronautRed Springs H.S.
Kelvin SampsonIndiana University Basketball CoachPembroke H.S.
Donnell ThompsonNFL Player & Successful DeveloperLumberton H.S.
Joseph MitchellBest Selling AuthorFairmont H.S.
Daniel Blue1st African American NC House SpeakerOak Ridge H.S.
B.F. Jack LoweryGeneral Counsel for Cracker BarrelPembroke H.S.
Mike McIntryeU.S. CongressmanLumberton H.S.
Col. Joseph Monroe, Ret.Aeronautics Professor NC A&TSouthside H.S.
Tim BrayboyMiddle School Consultant NCDPIPembroke H.S.
Malcolm McLeanShipping MagnateMaxton H.S
W. Earl BrittRetired Federal JudgeFairmont H.S.
Dr. Kenric MaynorMedical Researcher at Johns HopkinsLumberton H.S.
Dr. Ellis (Gerald) HallVeterinary Professor at Tuskegee InstituteRosenwald H.S.
Dr. Michael FinneganNeurosurgeonFairmont H.S.
Penny FullerStage and Screen ActressLumberton H.S.
Michael HolmesAdmiral, U.S. NavyMagnolia H.S.
Dr. Johnny M. GrissomAssociate Superintendent Kentucky DPIRed Springs H.S.
Dr. Sampson BuieFormer Deputy Secretary NC Department of AdministrationR. B. Dean H.S.
Dr. Mary Carol WarwickHead of Music Dept. at University of TexasMusic DepartmentLumberton H.S.
Gene LocklearProfessional Artist & Former Major League Baseball PlayerPembroke H.S.
Dr. Gary RozierUniversity of North Carolina Dental School ProfessorSt. Pauls H.S.
Dr. Darryl PeterkinProfessor at Philadelphia CollegeRed Springs H.S.
Bill LovinSuccessful underwater diver and filmakerRed Springs H.S.
Arlinda LocklearWashington AttorneyPembroke H.S.
David BrittFormer NC Supreme Court JusticeFairmont H.S.

NameProfessionSchool Attended
Bill JohnsonAircraft Designer for the GovernmentSt. Pauls H.S.
Reginia MillerWomen's Basketball Coach at UNLVParkton H.S.
Major Chris OxendineUS Army IntelligencePurnell Swett H.S.
Dr. Joseph MonroeDean of the college of Engineering at NC A&TSouthside H.S.
Howard Davis, Jr.Colonel, US Air ForcesLumberton H.S.
Pam Overstreet PaisleyU. of Georgia Physiology Dept. HeadRed Springs H.S.
Dr. Ben ChavisCalifornia Charter School DirectorMagnolia H.S.
Dr. Dwight W. SwettPresident Optimal Energy SystemsPembroke H.S.
Dr. Jim IrbyPhysics Instructor at MIT
Dr. Lindarose LocklearProfessor at Palomar CollegeMagnolia H.S.
Claudia ThomasMayor, Lakewood, WashingtonPeterson H.S.
Reef IveyAttorneyLumberton H.S.
Drew LevinsonCBS NewsmanFairmont H.S.
Mary Brewer ReganExecutive Director NC Arts CouncilSt. Pauls H.S.
Capt. Chris OxendineInstructor at West PointPurnell Swett H.S.
Harriet MargolisMovie ProducerSt. Pauls H.S.
Len SandersonSupervision & Management with DOTFairmont H.S.
Dr. William McRaeOrganized Medical Clinic at UNC-GOrrum H.S.
Renee McPhatterAttorneyRed Springs H.S.
John BeardCalifornia TV News AnchormanSt. Pauls H.S.
Alan StephensonNew York City AttorneyRed Springs H.S.
Jill McCorkleAuthorLumberton H.S.
Dr. Jack BrittCampbell University AdminstratorFairmont H.S.
Austin MaynorDistrict Webmaster Public Schools of Robeson CountyPurnell Swett High