Demery and Oetzel

Demery and Oetzel

Anthony and Janet Demery of Rowland announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Ashton Demery, to David Oetzel of Lumberton. Oe...

March 6th, 2017 |  


Consider donating books to the library

Consider donating books to the library

Last week, the Robeson County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee donated agricultural themed books in support of Robeson County Public Library’...

March 6th, 2017 |  


Scout honored for leadership

Scout honored for leadership

LUMBERTON — A young scout is being recognized for his leadership in helping his community during flooding from Hurricane Matthew.Ronald Timothy ...

March 6th, 2017 |  


Prom a night to shine

Prom a night to shine

LUMBERTON — Teachers, parents and church members rolled out the red carpet recently for special needs individuals as part of the Tim Tebow Found...

March 6th, 2017 |  


‘Barefoot’ opens Friday

‘Barefoot’ opens Friday

FLORENCE, S.C. — Florence Little Theatre will present the classic Neil Simon comedy “Barefoot in the Park” beginning Friday.Paul and...

March 6th, 2017 |  


Miss UNCP pledges to promote physical and mental health fitness

Miss UNCP pledges to promote physical and mental health fitness

PEMBROKE — Newly-crowned Miss UNCP DeAndrea Crockwell has traded her trendy Charlotte Russe heels for her favorite black and white sneakers.Croc...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Lumberton Shriner elected as 100th Sudan anniversary starts

Lumberton Shriner elected as 100th Sudan anniversary starts

NEW BERN — Coble Wilson III from the Robeson County Shrine Club in Lumberton was recently elected as the Oriental Guide at the temple’s an...

March 1st, 2017 |  


It’s that time of year again — tax season. AARP will be offering their services filing taxes in the Osterneck Auditorium on Wednesday from...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Pembroke artists keep traditions alive

Pembroke artists keep traditions alive

PEMBROKE — Loretta and Herman Oxendine’s longleaf pine needle baskets are woven so tightly the baskets seem impenetrable.The couple painst...

March 1st, 2017 |  


BraveNation Powwow set at UNC Pembroke

PEMBROKE — The inaugural BraveNation Powwow and Gathering is scheduled for March 18 in the gym of the English E. Jones Athletic Center at The Un...

March 1st, 2017 |