Maxton seeks crime-fighting software

Maxton seeks crime-fighting software

MAXTON — The town is one step closer to being safer and more high-tech.The Maxton Board of Commissioners approved a resolution Tuesday to submit...

January 16th, 2018 |  


‘He had no color in his face’

‘He had no color in his face’

LUMBERTON — Erich Hackney feared the worst when he arrived Friday at the scene where a police officer had been shot when a fellow officer’...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Two charged in shooting death

MAXTON — Two men were arrested and charged Tuesday in connection with a December shooting death.Sikia Artis Jr., 24, and Daquanta Armond Dixon, ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Fairmont talks board for youth center

Fairmont talks board for youth center

FAIRMONT — A town youth center that is in the early stages of development will get a diverse advisory board of seven members, the Fairmont Board...

January 16th, 2018 |  


No school for students on Wednesday

No school for students on Wednesday

LUMBERTON — The Public Schools of Robeson County will be closed for students on Wednesday.“However, it will be an optional workday for sta...

January 16th, 2018 |  


County could get up to 2 inches of snow Wednesday

County could get up to 2 inches of snow Wednesday

LUMBERTON — As much 2 inches of snow could fall on parts of Robeson County when the latest round of wintry weather hits Wednesday.As of 3 p.m. T...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Crime report

The following incidents of assault with a deadly weapon were reported to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office:Courtney Hunt, on Arminda Road in R...

January 16th, 2018 updated: January 16th, 2018. |  


Wreck kills Red Springs woman

Wreck kills Red Springs woman

LUMBERTON — A Red Springs woman died this morning in a single-vehicle accident in which the vehicle came to rest on her.The accident happened ab...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Snow chance up to 60 percent

LUMBERTON — If you prefer your precipitation fluffy and frozen, you will like the more recent forecast.The National Weather Service has increase...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Donations needed for rehab work

Donations needed for rehab work

LUMBERTON — A group of unpaid volunteers is asking the public’s help in renovating a home for a woman who has been wheelchair bound since ...

January 15th, 2018 updated: January 15th, 2018. |