NEWS


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Man charged in 2014 murder
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Tribe steps up for vets

Commissioners get look at audit Monday

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Commissioners will get a look at the county’s audit for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2016, ...

March 19th, 2017 |  


County floats BB&T building as schools option

County floats BB&T building as schools option

LUMBERTON — Robeson County commissioners have for years considered the former BB&T building on Chestnut Street as the ideal site for locatin...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Lejeune vets could have bad-water claims

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Veterans Service Office is looking for veterans who may be among those exposed to contaminants in the water suppl...

March 18th, 2017 |  


SRMC work to close street section until 2018

LUMBERTON — A construction project at Southeastern Regional Medical Center to relocate and upgrade the hospital’s operating room suite wil...

March 18th, 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 |  


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 |  


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LIFE


2:55 pm |    
Pembroke native wins crown
Music, dialogue reveal past and help plan future

Music, dialogue reveal past and help plan future

PEMBROKE — Sociology, social work, history and psychology have been the traditional vehicles for discussing social justice, but two musicians ha...

March 20th, 2017 |  


UNC Pembroke guest artists to hold free concert

UNC Pembroke guest artists to hold free concert

LAURINBURG — A variety of music spanning several centuries will be presented next month when Chris Foster and Mark Andersen, guest artists at Th...

March 20th, 2017 |  


‘Dreamcoat’ coming to RCC

‘Dreamcoat’ coming to RCC

LUMBERTON — Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is coming to the A.D. Lewis Theatre on the campus of Robeson Community College from Thu...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Morrow and Madden

Morrow and Madden

Mr. and Mrs. Mark L. Madden of Lumberton announce the engagement of their daughter, Morgan Leigh Madden of Longs, South Carolina, to Sean Michael Morr...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Ballen and Jones

Ballen and Jones

Luis Gutierrez Delgado of Dosquebradas, Colombia, and Maria Ballen, of Pereira, Colombia announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their dau...

March 20th, 2017 |  


DAR chapter announces essay contest winners

DAR chapter announces essay contest winners

LUMBERTON — Aspiring writers had their efforts rewarded recently when the Colonel Thomas Robeson Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolu...

March 20th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


Edwards Jones makes ‘best’ list

ST. LOUIS — Financial services firm Edward Jones, which has a branch in Lumberton, ranks fifth on the 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work Fo...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Metcon honored for 2 school projects

PEMBROKE — A Robeson County-based construction firm has earned recognition for its joint venture with another North Carolina firm.Engineering Ne...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Walter attends Edward Jones workshop

Walter attends Edward Jones workshop

LUMBERTON — Mary Jo Walter, an Edward Jones financial advisor in Lumberton, recently attended the Edward Jones second annual Women’s Confe...

March 6th, 2017 |  


Jimmy John’s provide another deli choice

Jimmy John’s provide another deli choice

LUMBERTON — Fans of deli styled sandwiches have another dining choice in the area, Jimmy John’s Sandwiches, and the restaurant will bring ...

March 4th, 2017 |  


Lawyers partner on long-term care

Lawyers partner on long-term care

LUMBERTON — Two attorneys specializing in issues affecting the elderly have established a partnership.Diane Surgeon, who has represented people ...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


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