Bill puts Carolina bay in park system

Bill puts Carolina bay in park system

RALEIGH — An ecologically important site in Robeson County could come under the protection of the state park system if a bill sponsored by a rep...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Schools get stuck with $15K bill for attorney’s fee

LUMBERTON — The Public Schools of Robeson County will have to pay the $15,000 attorney’s bill for the six members of the Board of Educatio...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Payne killer admits her guilt

LUMBERTON — A Pembroke woman this week pled guilty to shooting and killing a police dog, but will not spend any time in jail.Marletta Locklear, ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Fairmont sees delay in receiving FEMA money

Fairmont sees delay in receiving FEMA money

FAIRMONT — A staffing change has put Fairmont behind on receiving payments for damages from Hurricane Matthew, town commissioners learned Tuesda...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Crossing helped planned at Lumberton High

Crossing helped planned at Lumberton High

LUMBERTON — A pedestrian crosswalk is expected to be in place by the beginning of the next school year to help Lumberton Senior High School stud...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Man charged in 2014 murder

Man charged in 2014 murder

LUMBERTON — A Pembroke man was arrested Monday and charged with the 2014 murder of a Robeson County man.Michael Allen Rose, 30, of 200 Mabe St.,...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Florita out as Pembroke police chief

PEMBROKE — Pembroke Police Chief Grant Florita has been suspended for three days without pay and will return to work at the department in anothe...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Campbell chastises pair on school offer

Campbell chastises pair on school offer

LUMBERTON — County Commissioner Berlester Campbell criticized a fellow commissioner and a member of the Board of Education on Monday for sharing...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Precious lessons found in the Lord’s vineyard

John 15:1-17Vines and vineyards are no strangers to God’s Word. They were valuable assets to many people, but their worth is unsurpassed when us...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Tribe steps up for vets

Tribe steps up for vets

PEMBROKE — The director of the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Fayetteville urged veterans Saturday to join in her efforts to establis...

March 19th, 2017 |