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Lumberton police seek man who robbed Dollar General, fired shot

Lumberton police seek man who robbed Dollar General, fired shot

LUMBERTON — The Lumberton Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying a man who robbed a Dollar General store on Wednesd...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Robeson County crime report

TheftsMarlow Stewart, of Darby Road, Raeford, reported Wednesday that someone broke into his car at Walmart on Fayetteville Road in Lumberton and stol...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Job fair for ex-inmates on Friday

LUMBERTON — The Southeast Regional Re-entry Council will hold a Second Chance Job Fair on Friday for formerly incarcerated individuals now seeki...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Storm leaves a mess

Storm leaves a mess

LUMBERTON — For Lumberton resident Saundra Sonie Jones, the effects of Tuesday’s thunderstorms in Robeson County stuck around well after t...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Bombs found in Hoke mailboxes

Bombs found in Hoke mailboxes

SHANNON — Improvised chemical pressure bombs were placed in two mailboxes in Hoke County, near the Robeson County line, according to a statement...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Robeson County crime report

TheftsJames McDonald, of Coleman Street, Lumberton, reported Monday that someone broke into his house, causing $50 in damage to the lock, and stole hi...

July 21st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Playing with an edge
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UNC beats Wake despite poor shooting

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 |  


Robeson County Schools postpone Friday basketball games

Jeff Fipps, Robeson County’s director of athletics, announced on Wednesday that all high school basketball games scheduled for Friday have been ...

January 20th, 2016 |  


Lady Pirates win, boys lose at Richmond

Lady Pirates rout RichmondROCKINGHAM — The Lumberton High School girls basketball team claimed a 58-38 win over Richmond on Tuesday, improving t...

January 20th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Writing‘From MyBasket’
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Preserving the pipe organ

Health briefs

Diet program set forMonday at Biggs ParkLUMBERTON — Nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will present a program on the neutropenic diet on Monday at...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Artist passes on traditions, history

Artist passes on traditions, history

PEMBROKE — When Gloria Tara Lowery leads a workshop at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, the local artist is teaching more than a cr...

July 17th, 2016 |  


Health briefs

Tuesday talkon skin cancerLUMBERTON — Learn about skin cancer and enjoy a healthy lunch on Tuesday at 11 a.m. in Southeastern Health’s Com...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Southeastern Health honors ‘distinguished’ employees at Lumberton banquet

Southeastern Health honors ‘distinguished’ employees at Lumberton banquet

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Health gave its highest honor to one employee and named a leadership award in honor of another at an annual banquet Thu...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Robeson County health briefs

Workshops on Wheelsoffers camp at UNCPPEMBROKE — W.O.W. Workshops on Wheels will be offering four summer camps this year at The University of No...

July 5th, 2016 |  


Olympic events invirtual reality forSamsung users

NEW YORK (AP) — Athletes in Rio will compete to be the fastest sprinter and highest jumper at the Olympics this August. But there’s anothe...

July 5th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


Lumberton Agricultural Events Center expansion coming soon

Lumberton Agricultural Events Center expansion coming soon

LUMBERTON — Long-awaited barns and horse stalls at the Southeastern North Carolina Agricultural Events Center could start to go up as early as n...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Coldwell Banker’sCarroll receives‘sterling’ status

Coldwell Banker’sCarroll receives‘sterling’ status

LUMBERTON — Janell Carroll, an associate with Coldwell Banker Premier Team Realty in Lumberton, was recently invited to join the company’s...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Social science helps us understand economy

Social science helps us understand economy

Intuitively, it makes sense to me that if our country wants to make housing more affordable we should impose rent limits, that if we want to help the ...

July 2nd, 2016 |  


Smithfield’s restaurant reopens in Lumberton

Smithfield’s restaurant reopens in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — After being on hiatus since the beginning of the year, Smithfield’s Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q in Lumberton will reopen Tuesday....

May 31st, 2016 |  


Grants fund renovations at Alamac American Knits, Speech N Progress

Grants fund renovations at Alamac American Knits, Speech N Progress

RALEIGH — Two grants totaling $540,000 have been awarded to renovation projects in Lumberton and Pembroke.Gov. Pat McCrory recently announced th...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Robeson Community College to hold event for small businesses

LUMBERTON — The U.S. Small Business Administration will provide a financing event for small businesses on April 26 at Robeson Community College....

April 11th, 2016 |  


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