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It’s berry picking time again

It’s berry picking time again

I absolutely love springtime when plants in the garden are beginning to grow. I especially love when it’s time for strawberries. Nothing beats t...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Rowland festival offers food, arts

ROWLAND — Fans of festival food will enjoy the Rowland Springfest and Art Show today.Held from 10 a.m until 4 p.m., the event will include food ...

April 28th, 2017 |  


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April 28th, 2017 |  


Knuckles parents hot over cold meals

Knuckles parents hot over cold meals

LUMBERTON — Frustrations over the state of some Robeson County schools are bubbling over six months after Hurricane Matthew left a path of destr...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Cooper takes power-grab case to NC judges

Cooper takes power-grab case to NC judges

RALEIGH — Three North Carolina judges were asked Friday to decide whether Republican state lawmakers acted within their constitutional powers wh...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Bill gives drivers some civil immunity

RALEIGH (AP) — A driver who runs into a demonstrator on a public street in North Carolina could avoid civil liability for the person’s inj...

April 28th, 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


Volunteers key to the success at 4-H

Volunteers key to the success at 4-H

Ready for something that sounds impressive? In 2016, adult 4-H volunteers gave 3,066 hours of their time to the Robeson County 4-H Program. When you r...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Matthew helps feed recycling business

Matthew helps feed recycling business

LUMBERTON — Recycling is a scrappy business even on a sunny day, but Hurricane Matthew brought major challenges to this business sector in Lumbe...

April 8th, 2017 |  


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 |  


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