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A dog-gone fitting farewell

FEMA needs volunteers to help with recovery

LUMBERTON — As North Carolina continues to recover from Hurricane Matthew, the federal agency that is leading up efforts at that level is asking...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


A dog-gone fitting farewell

A dog-gone fitting farewell

PEMBROKE — A lone howl from the back of a police car set the tone as a cry for a fallen colleague Thursday as K9 Officer Payne of Pembroke Polic...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Tree-lightings tonight, parades Saturday

LUMBERTON — A Christma tree-lighting ceremony will be held tonight at the plaza in downtown Lumberton, and fun will follow for three more hours....

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Church events

Special eventsFaith Tabernacle Christian Center, located at 3744 N.C. 20, St. Pauls, will conclude its anniversary conference tonight featuring the mi...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Local artist releases gospel CD

Local artist releases gospel CD

LUMBERTON — A local gospel singer has recorded a new compact disc and is anxious for it to send the message of Christ.Carlton Barber, a Lumberto...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Choir marks 40th anniversary

LUMBER BRIDGE — The Lumber Bridge Community Choir will celebrate its 40th anniversary on Sunday and Monday with two Christmas concerts.The first...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Playing with an edge

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 |  


Robeson County Schools postpone Friday basketball games

Jeff Fipps, Robeson County’s director of athletics, announced on Wednesday that all high school basketball games scheduled for Friday have been ...

January 20th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


Sons of the American Revolution

Sons of the American Revolution

William Ronald “Pete” Bell, of St. Paulsm was sworn into the Sons of the American Revolution, Le Marquis de Lafayette Chapter on Nov. 3 at...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Pope honored

Pope honored

Brenda Pope, left, immediate past President of the Robeson County Republican Women’s Club, received a Tribute to Women award from Zan Bunn, righ...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Smell the Revolution: Rum-scented mug among museum’s items

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — History buffs will be able to peer into the eyes of a “most excellent likeness” of George Washington and get an ...

November 29th, 2016 |  


‘They’re a lot like us’: Program pairs inmates, wild horses

ELK GROVE, Calif. — Jail inmates and wild horses are helping each other learn to adapt through a California program aimed at preparing both for ...

November 29th, 2016 |  


‘Jurassic World’ comes alive at Philadelphia exhibit

PHILADELPHIA — Dinosaurs in museums tend to be of the fossilized variety, but a new exhibit in Philadelphia is bringing the creatures and their ...

November 29th, 2016 |  


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