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Community Day set for June 3

LUMBERTON — Councilman Leon Maynor, who represents Precinct 7, will hold the annual 911 Community Day at Luther Britt Park on June 3.The event, ...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Man under $1M on cocaine charges

Man under $1M on cocaine charges

LUMBERTON — A Lumber Bridge man is being held on $1 million bond after being arrested on cocaine trafficking charges by the Robeson County Sheri...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Commissioners short schools on budget request

Commissioners short schools on budget request

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Commissioners on Monday made minor changes to special appropriations in a budget proposed by County Mana...

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


Lumbee recognition effort gets a boost

Lumbee recognition effort gets a boost

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribe may have won a victory in its long fight to gain full federal recognition.The U.S. House gave voice approval on Wedn...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


City man charged with murder

City man charged with murder

WILMINGTON — A Lumberton man who survived an attempt to kill himself is now charged with first-degree murder in the death of a Wilmington woman ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Commissioners lining up against tax increase

Commissioners lining up against tax increase

LUMBERTON — Robeson County commissioners are determined there will be no increase in property taxes during the next fiscal year even though the ...

May 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Playing with an edge

Playing with an edge

RED SPRINGS — Whether he’s snatching rebounds, diving on loose balls, or powering his way to the basket, Eric Graham is relentless on the ...

January 22nd, 2016 |  


Fairmont boys stay perfect, Lady Mustangs bounce back

Williams posts double-double as Fairmont boys stay perfectBehind a double-double from Alshaquan Williams, the Fairmont boys basketball team claimed an...

January 22nd, 2016 |  


UNC beats Wake despite poor shooting

UNC beats Wake despite poor shooting

CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina got away with Marcus Paige having one of his lowest-scoring games because Brice Johnson came through with one of hi...

January 21st, 2016 |  


Pirates, Rams win wrestling events

LUMBERTON — Robeson County had all three of its wrestling teams in action on Wednesday night, with Lumberton and Purnell Swett earning top honor...

January 21st, 2016 updated: January 21st, 2016. |  


Rising to the occasion

Rising to the occasion

ROWLAND — With his team facing a deficit heading into the fourth quarter, Red Springs coach Steve Sinclair pulled his starting guards to the sid...

January 21st, 2016 |  


McGirt off to best start of PGA Tour career

McGirt off to best start of PGA Tour career

William McGirt is off to the best start of his PGA Tour career as he continues his sixth full season.Despite a lack of practice and time away from the...

January 20th, 2016 |  


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Rotarians gift $1,000 to UNCP

Rotarians gift $1,000 to UNCP

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May 13th, 2017 |  


Lip sync challenge on

Lip sync challenge on

LUMBERTON — The United Way of Robeson County’s first-ever Lip Sync Challenge, which was delayed by Hurricane Matthew in October, will hit ...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Friends support Robeson County Public Library

Friends support Robeson County Public Library

The Friends of the Robeson County Public Library hosted its annual meeting at Adelio’s Restaurant on April 25. This is always a beautiful event,...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Beautiful Baby contest returns

Beautiful Baby contest returns

LUMBERTON — For one lucky Robeson County baby, getting the most votes will be beautiful.Registration is underway for the Beautiful Baby Contest ...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


Glenn Miller Orchestra to play May 19

LUMBERTON — The Carolina Civic Center Historic Theater welcomes back a favorite touring big band that complements the setting of a historic thea...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


Friends of the Library elect new officers, board

Friends of the Library elect new officers, board

LUMBERTON — The Friends of the Robeson County Public Library elected new officers and members to its board of directors last week at it annual m...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


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