Historic Laurinburg prep school adjusts for the future

Posted August 25, 2014

— The Laurinburg Institute is the oldest African-American prep school in the nation, but as the school celebrates its 110th anniversary, it faces an uncertain future.


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  • justabumer Aug 26, 2014

    I thought the school had closed.

  • Lightfoot3 Aug 26, 2014

    I use to have a relative in that town that had a sign on his store's window "NO LAURINBURG INSTITUTE STUDENTS ALLOWED". Apparently one of the things the students were "prepped" for was shoplifting.