NEWS


10:25 am |    
‘I think these are Jews’
‘These four ladies are heroes’

‘These four ladies are heroes’

For those who missed “Good Morning America’s” segment Thursday on the Robeson County recovery from Hurricane Floyd, following is a r...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Tribal Council OKs Godwin’s pick for administrator

Tribal Council OKs Godwin’s pick for administrator

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina has a new full-time tribal administrator to oversee daily operations of the tribal government.Fred...

February 17th, 2017 |  


McNeill expects quick police hires

McNeill expects quick police hires

LUMBERTON — The chief of police for Lumberton, armed with an ability to better pay officers, believes he can have the department back to about f...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Housing program kicks off today

Housing program kicks off today

LUMBERTON — A housing recovery program targeting eligible Robeson County property owners who suffered at least $5,000 in damage because of Hurri...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


Recall group meets tonight

Recall group meets tonight

PEMBROKE — Those working to recall Lumbee Tribal Chairman Harvey Godwin Jr. for alleged malfeasance in office are meeting at 7 tonight in the ch...

February 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


7:24 am
Updated: 2:27 am. |    
Brazil held to 0-0 draw by South Africa
McGirt misses 54-hole cut, finishes 5 under

McGirt misses 54-hole cut, finishes 5 under

LA QUINTA, Calif. — Jason Dufner had a good feeling when he made the turn Saturday at La Quinta Country Club in the third round of the CareerBui...

January 24th, 2016 |  


Playing with an edge

Playing with an edge

RED SPRINGS — Whether he’s snatching rebounds, diving on loose balls, or powering his way to the basket, Eric Graham is relentless on the ...

January 22nd, 2016 |  


Fairmont boys stay perfect, Lady Mustangs bounce back

Williams posts double-double as Fairmont boys stay perfectBehind a double-double from Alshaquan Williams, the Fairmont boys basketball team claimed an...

January 22nd, 2016 |  


UNC beats Wake despite poor shooting

UNC beats Wake despite poor shooting

CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina got away with Marcus Paige having one of his lowest-scoring games because Brice Johnson came through with one of hi...

January 21st, 2016 updated: January 21st, 2016. |  


Pirates, Rams win wrestling events

LUMBERTON — Robeson County had all three of its wrestling teams in action on Wednesday night, with Lumberton and Purnell Swett earning top honor...

January 21st, 2016 |  


Rising to the occasion

Rising to the occasion

ROWLAND — With his team facing a deficit heading into the fourth quarter, Red Springs coach Steve Sinclair pulled his starting guards to the sid...

January 21st, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


10:31 am |    
Doo Wop concert rescheduled

Design meets downward dog in new yoga mats

While comfortable clothes and the right teacher are important, a cool mat can make yoga more enticing and enjoyable.Forget that plain, boring slab of ...

February 4th, 2017 |  


Deese joins staff of Lumberton Children’s Clinic

Deese joins staff of Lumberton Children’s Clinic

LUMBERTON — Dr. Adrian Jacobs Deese has joined the staff of the Lumberton Children’s Clinic, according to a news release from ChildrenR...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Quaker group marks centennial with ‘Waging Peace’ exhibit

PHILADELPHIA — The American Friends Service Committee is celebrating 100 years of nonviolent activism with an exhibition, “Waging Peace,&#...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Robeson County native joins dance troupe on GPAC stage

Robeson County native joins dance troupe on GPAC stage

PEMBROKE — A hometown girl will be among those tapping their way across the stage at Givens Performing Arts Center when young dancers perform th...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Kiwanis schedules pancake festival for Jan. 20, 21

LUMBERTON — The Kiwanis Club of Robeson-Lumberton will hold its 54th annual Pancake Festival on Jan. 20 and Jan. 21 at the Bill Sapp Recreation ...

January 8th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


3:53 pm
Updated: 2:28 pm. |    
Jackson joins Century 21
3:51 pm |    
Jackson joins Century 21
Money flows out of, not into, rural counties

Money flows out of, not into, rural counties

Donald Trump’s election has moved the national dialogue to the topic of jobs. This is great news for Robeson County and all of the other places ...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Jackson joins Century 21

Jackson joins Century 21

LUMBERTON — Hester Jackson has joined the Century 21 — The Real Estate Center as a sales associate. Jackson will specialize in residential...

February 3rd, 2017 updated: February 6th, 2017. |  


Locklear new chairman of Lumberton chamber

Locklear new chairman of Lumberton chamber

LUMBERTON — The gavel was passed during the recent gala of the Lumberton Chamber of Commerce as Al Locklear became the chairman of its board of ...

February 3rd, 2017 updated: February 6th, 2017. |  


Chick-fil-A opens at UNC Pembroke

Chick-fil-A opens at UNC Pembroke

PEMBROKE — Students at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke began lining up a half hour before the doors opened at Chick-fil-A. The sign...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Registration deadline is Friday for cotton program

​RED SPRINGS — Cotton growers are invited to a program on Tuesday to learn more about production.Guy Collins, Extension cotton specialist ...

February 1st, 2017 |  


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