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Benefit to help with teen’s sickle cell fight

Benefit to help with teen’s sickle cell fight

FAIRMONT — A teenager’s fight for her life will take center stage on Saturday when friends and family hold a motorcycle run to raise money...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Hewett named chairman of nonprofit

Hewett named chairman of nonprofit

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Community & Family Services Inc. has elected Bernest L. Hewett board chairman, the nonprofit announced recently.Hew...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Saddletree Fire Department hosts Community Day

LUMBERTON — The Saddletree Volunteer Fire Department is holding a Community Day Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.The event will include free food,...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Fifth man charged in August murder

Fifth man charged in August murder

LUMBERTON — A fifth person has been arrested for the murder of a 26-year-old in Red Springs last month.Robeson County Sheriff Kenneth Sealey sai...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Robeson County crime report

TheftsJosephine Tew, of Willis Avenue, Lumberton, reported Wednesday that $120 in cash was stolen from her house, according to a police report.Brenda ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Food Lion stocks up My Refuge

Food Lion stocks up My Refuge

LUMBERTON — “The Lord is never late.”Those were the words of Rosemarie Glenn, founder of My Refuge Ministries, which offers free mea...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Brazil held to 0-0 draw by South Africa
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 |  


McGirt off to best start of PGA Tour career

McGirt off to best start of PGA Tour career

William McGirt is off to the best start of his PGA Tour career as he continues his sixth full season.Despite a lack of practice and time away from the...

January 20th, 2016 |  


LIFE


Activities abound at Robeson County Public Library

Activities abound at Robeson County Public Library

One of my greatest joys has been watching my daughter’s excitement for the library grow as she gets older. Without fail, when someone mentions s...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Clive King drawings come to UNCP

Clive King drawings come to UNCP

PEMBROKE — Visual artist Clive King is bringing his larger-than-life drawings to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s A.D. Galle...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Southeastern Health doctor turns to yoga after wife’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis

Southeastern Health doctor turns to yoga after wife’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis

Everyone deals with stressors at some point in their lives, whether it be emotional, physical or mental. For Dr. Somnath Naik, a physician who has wor...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Alzheimer’s walk set for Oct. 15 in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — The 2016 Robeson County Alzheimer’s Walk will be held at Wesley Pines Retirement Community on Oct. 15.The annual walk raises m...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Health briefs

Nutrition, cancerprograms at CHECLUMBERTON — Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center, located next to Shoe Show at Biggs P...

September 26th, 2016 |  


The truth about exercising, aging

The truth about exercising, aging

I have been bugging my mom for years to get back into some sort of an exercise routine — walking or joining a water aerobics class at the fitnes...

September 26th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Testing soil can save money, optimize yields

Testing soil can save money, optimize yields

In today’s economy, consumers are always looking for ways to save money. One of the most practical ways to save money is to have your soil teste...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Woody’s Bar-B-Q to open in Lumberton

Woody’s Bar-B-Q to open in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — Barbecue enthusiasts have another choice to look forward to when Woody’s Bar-B-Q opens next month.A year ago, husband-wife tea...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Rouzer to co-host economic summit

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The North Carolina congressional delegation will co-host the 2016 North Carolina Business & Economic Development Summit t...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Rice celebrates 30 years with company

LUMBERTON — James Otis “Bill” Rice has completed 30 years of service with image supply.Rice joined image supply on April 28, 1986, a...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Artist Market taking applications

Artist Market taking applications

PEMBROKE — The Museum of Southeast American Indians at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, Kim Pevia, owner and CEO of K.A.P. Innovati...

August 14th, 2016 |  


Student insurancecost going up

Student insurancecost going up

If you have a child in college, I know you share my relief that tuition increases have slowed down recently. This fall, however, brace yourself.Fayett...

August 6th, 2016 |  


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