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Kiwanians whip up tall stack

Trump card in play

WASHINGTON — Pledging to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the U...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Crime reportPernell Power of Spearman Street in Lumberton reported a storage unit had been broken into and $1,500 worth of power tools and gardening e...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Lumberton man charged in 2015 homicide

CHARLOTTE (AP) — A Lumberton man has been arrested and charged in the 2015 shooting death of a man in Charlotte.Charlotte police spokesman Keith...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Missing engagement ring found in Georgia

ASHEVILLE (AP) — An engagement ring that a man lost before proposing has been found in Georgia.Daniel Frye of Rock Hill, South Carolina, was set...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Cooper halts payments to Cabinet secretaries

RALEIGH — North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper’s administration has stopped payments that Republican predecessor Pat McCrory ordered before leav...

January 20th, 2017 |  


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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Kiwanis schedules pancake festival for Jan. 20, 21

LUMBERTON — The Kiwanis Club of Robeson-Lumberton will hold its 54th annual Pancake Festival on Jan. 20 and Jan. 21 at the Bill Sapp Recreation ...

January 8th, 2017 |  


Southeastern Health receives grant to target local wellness issues

Southeastern Health receives grant to target local wellness issues

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Health has been awarded a grant from The Duke Endowment to help improve health in Robeson County.Southeastern Health an...

January 7th, 2017 |  


Museum unlocks 100-year-old safe containing bits of Robeson County’s history

Museum unlocks 100-year-old safe containing bits of Robeson County’s history

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County History Museum is dedicated to unlocking the mysteries of our past. When the museum’s deed changed hands 18...

January 6th, 2017 |  


You should never say you wish for more time to read

You should never say you wish for more time to read

How many times have you used the phrase “I wish I had more time to (fill in the blank)”? In my case, I frequently say, “I wish I had...

January 6th, 2017 |  


An experimental vaccine against Ebola is 100 percent effective in clinical trials

LOS ANGELES (AP)— Wednesday AHF lauded the publication of clinical trial results in the journal Lancet which showed 100 percent efficacy in prev...

December 31st, 2016 |  


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