NEWS


7:46 am |    
A show of strength
Godwin frustrated by council’s inaction, says projects risked

Godwin frustrated by council’s inaction, says projects risked

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribal Council’s decision not to approve a budget amendment has put programs and projects on hold that will improve ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Maxton steps up tax collections

Maxton steps up tax collections

MAXTON — The town manager told Maxton commissioners Wednesday that an emphasis is being placed on increasing the town’s tax collection rat...

April 27th, 2017 |  


NC to provide optional ID card

RALEIGH (AP) — The state of North Carolina is about to begin production of its first optional licenses or identification cards.The state Deparme...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Officers cleared in deadly shooting

RALEIGH (AP) — A North Carolina district attorney says two police officers involved in the shooting death of a man last August acted in self-def...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Bill requiring education on traffic stop advances

Bill requiring education on traffic stop advances

RALEIGH — An effort to use driver’s education as a means to prevent encounters between North Carolina law enforcement officers and motoris...

April 27th, 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


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Ivey-Owens

Ivey-Owens

Stephen Ivey and Betty Ivey, of Fairmont, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Laura Ann Ivey, to David Anthony Alexand...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Steele-Reisman

Steele-Reisman

Charlie and Kathleen Steele, of Myrtle Beach, S.C, and Patrick and Sherri Prevatte, of Holden Beach, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage ...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Iconic ‘Strike at the Wind!’ to return to UNCP stage

PEMBROKE — Tickets are now on sale for “Strike at the Wind!”, the story of Lumbee hero Henry Berrie Lowry that will be resurrected a...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Lewis sand Joyce Bruce celebrate 62 years of marriage

Lewis sand Joyce Bruce celebrate 62 years of marriage

Lewis E. Bruce Jr. and Laura Joyce Simpson Bruce of Lumberton celebrated 62 years of marriage on Saturday. They married on April 15, 1955 in San Franc...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Art exhibition featuring UNC Pembroke students’ work begins Thursday

Art exhibition featuring UNC Pembroke students’ work begins Thursday

PEMBROKE — An art exhibition featuring work by students at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke will be on display Thursday to May 5.The...

April 17th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Garden workshop is Saturday

LUMBERTON — Registration continues through Wednesday for a gardening workshop to be held Saturday.Brie Arthur will present “The Foodscape ...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


It could be another good year for growth

It could be another good year for growth

Robeson County made national news for increasing jobs. Please reread that line again.According to Site Selection magazine, Lumberton ranked ninth in t...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Between flood, late freeze, plants may be stressed

Between flood, late freeze, plants may be stressed

Hurricane Matthew’s ravaging waters hit Robeson County residents hard just a few short months ago. Slowly, we are starting to rebuild the floode...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Parker earns RE/MAX award

Parker earns RE/MAX award

LUMBERTON — Deborah Parker, an agent with RE/MAX Real Estate Exchange, for the third straight year has earned the company’s Executive Club...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Cooper to speak at Committee of 100 event

Cooper to speak at Committee of 100 event

LUMBERTON — Gov. Roy Cooper will be the featured speaker when the Robeson County Committee of 100 holds it annual meeting on April 11 at the Sou...

March 25th, 2017 |  


One Million Cups gathers Wednesday at RCC

LUMBERTON — The next meeting of One Million Cups will be held Wednesday from 8 to 9 a.m. at Robeson Community College.The meeting will be held i...

March 18th, 2017 |  


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