Drug drop-off set for Friday

LUMBERTON — In an effort to keep children, family, friends and the community safe, anyone with expired or unused prescription or over-the-counte...

March 24th, 2017 |  


RCC, count enjoy dinner date

RCC, count enjoy dinner date

LUMBERTON — Robeson Community College President Kimberly Gold knew exactly what to say Thursday to make the Robeson County commissioners feel we...

March 24th, 2017 |  


County wins $1M to expand water plant to serve St. Pauls

County wins $1M to expand water plant to serve St. Pauls

LUMBERTON — Robeson County has received a $1 million state grant to help pay for an expansion of the water treatment plant in St. Pauls that ser...

March 24th, 2017 |  


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March 24th, 2017 |  


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 |