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Delegates: Party is uniting
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After turmoil, Sanders urges Clinton vote

After turmoil, Sanders urges Clinton vote

PHILADELPHIA — Seeking to bridge deep Democratic divides, Bernie Sanders robustly embraced his former rival Hillary Clinton as a champion for th...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Longtime city fire chief dies

Longtime city fire chief dies

LUMBERTON — Former Lumberton Fire Chief Ronald Wayne Parker was praised Monday for helping to bring the fire department into the 21st century.Pa...

July 26th, 2016 |  


2 killed in wrecks near Lumber Bridge

LUMBER BRIDGE — Separate accidents on N.C. 71 near Lumber Bridge this weekend killed a Fayetteville resident and a Shannon resident.Nicole Kay L...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Robeson County crime report

TheftsAmanda McIntyre, of Cradlemire Road in Lumberton, reported Sunday that someone broke into her home, causing $187.68 in damages to a door, and st...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Freeman takes helm at UNCP’s Entrepreneurship Incubator

Freeman takes helm at UNCP’s Entrepreneurship Incubator

PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s Entrepreneurship Incubator has a new front man.James Freeman recently took the p...

July 25th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


9:54 am |    
Playing with an edge

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 |  


Lady Pirates win, boys lose at Richmond

Lady Pirates rout RichmondROCKINGHAM — The Lumberton High School girls basketball team claimed a 58-38 win over Richmond on Tuesday, improving t...

January 20th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Writing‘From MyBasket’
Preserving the pipe organ

Preserving the pipe organ

LUMBERTON — Organist and composer Mark Andersen’s agile fingers will once again bring the Carolina Civic Center’s pipe organ to life...

July 24th, 2016 |  


UNCP, SCC offer nursing scholarships

UNCP, SCC offer nursing scholarships

PEMBROKE — Nursing graduates of Sandhills Community College will receive a guaranteed $1,000 scholarship if they pursue a bachelor’s degre...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Health briefs

Diet program set forMonday at Biggs ParkLUMBERTON — Nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will present a program on the neutropenic diet on Monday at...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Artist passes on traditions, history

Artist passes on traditions, history

PEMBROKE — When Gloria Tara Lowery leads a workshop at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, the local artist is teaching more than a cr...

July 17th, 2016 |  


Health briefs

Tuesday talkon skin cancerLUMBERTON — Learn about skin cancer and enjoy a healthy lunch on Tuesday at 11 a.m. in Southeastern Health’s Com...

July 11th, 2016 |  


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