Schools job advertised

LUMBERTON — The Board of Education for the Public Schools of Robeson County has started advertising for a new schools superintendent, doing so a...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |  


Man charged with thefts

Man charged with thefts

LUMBERTON — A Lumberton man was jailed Tuesday after being charged with a string of break-ins.Dakota Lee McDonald, 20, of Howell Road in Lumbert...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Employees at the T-mobile store on Fayetteville Road in Lumberton reported a Galaxy S7 Edge cellphone valued at $780 was stolen.Jason Jenkins of Grey ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Show on Friday to benefit flood victims

LUMBERTON — Tickets are still available for a fundraiser for families displaced by flooding that will be held at the Carolina Civic Center on Fr...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Schools hire state group to aid search

Schools hire state group to aid search

LUMBERTON — The Board of Education for the Public Schools of Robeson County on Tuesday hired the North Carolina School Boards Association to con...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Fairmont OKs bid for sewer work

FAIRMONT — The Board of Commissioners unanimously accepted on Tuesday a bid of more than $1 million to make repairs to the town’s sewer sy...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Graham first to announce run for sheriff

Graham first to announce run for sheriff

LUMBERTON — The Internal Affairs investigator for the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office has become the first candidate to officially enter t...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Maxton to spend $12K to demolish eyesore

Maxton to spend $12K to demolish eyesore

MAXTON — The Maxton Board of Commissioners moved forward Tuesday with its long-range goal of making entryways into the the community attractive....

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Fairmont moves meeting to Heritage Center

FAIRMONT — The Fairmont Board of Commissioners has moved tonight’s meeting to accommodate a class of students that is expected to attend.K...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Grant sought to expand Family Treatment Court

Grant sought to expand Family Treatment Court

LUMBERTON — Robeson County’s successful Family Treatment Court could become even better if a federal grant to expand the program is awarde...

February 21st, 2017 |