Godwin frustrated by council’s inaction, says projects risked

Godwin frustrated by council’s inaction, says projects risked

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribal Council’s decision not to approve a budget amendment has put programs and projects on hold that will improve ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Maxton steps up tax collections

Maxton steps up tax collections

MAXTON — The town manager told Maxton commissioners Wednesday that an emphasis is being placed on increasing the town’s tax collection rat...

April 27th, 2017 |  


A show of strength

A show of strength

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April 27th, 2017 |  


NC to provide optional ID card

RALEIGH (AP) — The state of North Carolina is about to begin production of its first optional licenses or identification cards.The state Deparme...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Officers cleared in deadly shooting

RALEIGH (AP) — A North Carolina district attorney says two police officers involved in the shooting death of a man last August acted in self-def...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Bill requiring education on traffic stop advances

Bill requiring education on traffic stop advances

RALEIGH — An effort to use driver’s education as a means to prevent encounters between North Carolina law enforcement officers and motoris...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Edgecombe declares state of emergency

RALEIGH (AP) — A North Carolina county declared a state of emergency Wednesday because flooding closed a number of roads and led to evacuations,...

April 27th, 2017 |  


GOP slaps Cooper, appeals court to shrink

GOP slaps Cooper, appeals court to shrink

RALEIGH — The North Carolina legislature on Wednesday seized the initiative in a monthslong effort to weaken Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper, overrid...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Police identify 2 women found dead last week

Police identify 2 women found dead last week

LUMBERTON — The two women whose bodies were found last week in Lumberton have been identified, but one mystery endures — how they died.Acc...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Tribe tweaks economic board’s makeup

Tribe tweaks economic board’s makeup

PEMBROKE — A resolution reorganizing the board of directors of Lumbee Tribe Holdings Inc. passed Tuesday by the Lumbee Tribal Council.The reorga...

April 26th, 2017 |