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 |  


Commissioners get look at audit Monday

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Commissioners will get a look at the county’s audit for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2016, ...

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 |  


Lejeune vets could have bad-water claims

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Veterans Service Office is looking for veterans who may be among those exposed to contaminants in the water suppl...

March 18th, 2017 |