Taking a cruise in Pembroke

Taking a cruise in Pembroke

PEMBROKE — Whether it was the draw of barbecue, music, shopping for jewelry or even an interest in unusual reptiles, Cruisin in Pembroke brought...

March 25th, 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 |  


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 |  


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 |  


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 |  


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 |