NEWS


5:23 pm
Updated: 8:14 pm. |    
County native jailed, placed under $200M bond
3:33 pm |    
Roundabout almost done
9:00 am |    
Coal ash protection urged

The following break ins were reported to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office:Carol Eddings of N.C. 41, Lumberton; Doris Wiggins of Tolarsville R...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Space heater blamed in second fire death

LUMBERTON — Small space heaters are being blamed in the deaths of two Robeson County residents who died in house fires this week.The latest was ...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 8th, 2016. |  


The following break ins were reported to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office:David Locklear of Milk Dairy Road, Red Springs; Rhonda Dial of N.C....

December 7th, 2016 |  


Red Springs Fire Department gets thumbs up

Red Springs Fire Department gets thumbs up

RED SPRINGS — Mayor John McNeill told town commissioners on Tuesday that the town’s lengthy fight with the state Fire Marshal’s Offi...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Second person dies in fire

LUMBERTON — A second person has died in two days from a fire in Robeson County.Robeson County Fire Marshal Stephanie Chavis confirmed the second...

December 7th, 2016 |  


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


4:37 pm |    
Food for the needy
10:08 am |    
Choir celebrates Christmas
Library staff has reasons to be thankful

Library staff has reasons to be thankful

It’s the season of being thankful. Many of us are wondering what to be thankful for after Hurricane Matthew left us. So, on behalf of Robeson Co...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Anderson appointed to task force

Anderson appointed to task force

LUMBERTON — The American Hospital Association has unveiled a report outlining a menu of options for communities, hospitals and policymakers to e...

December 6th, 2016 |  


LUMBERTON — Patients in need of medical care have another access point in the community through the Southeastern Family Medicine Residency Clini...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Board of Healthrecognizes ASPCAfor Matthew efforts

Board of Healthrecognizes ASPCAfor Matthew efforts

At the dinner meeting held November 17 the Robeson County Board of Health awarded the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Church events

Special eventsFaith Tabernacle Christian Center, located at 3744 N.C. 20, St. Pauls, will conclude its anniversary conference tonight featuring the mi...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


After Hurricane Matthew, Southeastern Health starts staff relief fund

After Hurricane Matthew, Southeastern Health starts staff relief fund

LUMBERTON — In the middle of Hurricane Matthew’s devastating aftermath, Southeastern Health and the Southeastern Health Foundation Board r...

November 29th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


10:44 am |    
Perfect NC peaches

LUMBERTON — After its longtime location near Interstate 95 was flooded by Hurricane Matthew, newly named Adelio’s Ristorante Downtown is s...

November 29th, 2016 |  


ACA hurts,not helpsthe poor

ACA hurts,not helpsthe poor

Imagine that you’re a contestant on “Let’s Make a Deal.” Behind Door No. 1 is a bill for $695, and behind Door No. 1 is a bene...

November 6th, 2016 |  


Candy Sue’s sweet return

Candy Sue’s sweet return

LUMBERTON — It may be in a smaller building, but the newly opened Candy Sue’s Cafe has the same popular chicken salad, Boston butts and is...

November 6th, 2016 |  


IRS extends tax filing deadline in wake of Matthew

WASHINGTON — Hurricane Matthew victims in much of North Carolina and parts of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida have until March 15 to file ce...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


Safeguarding pecan trees from pests

Safeguarding pecan trees from pests

This time of year our thoughts usually turn to the sights, tastes, and aromas of autumn, such as the beautiful fall foliage and pumpkin pie or sweet p...

October 14th, 2016 |  


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