It’s a summertime deal

It’s a summertime deal

Did you hear the squeals of joy when school let out?Every child in the county was overjoyed that his or her summer vacation was beginning. If you miss...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Change is continuous in farming.Prices, farm programs, trade policies, technology, markets, and consumer preferences all change continuously, just to ...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Businesses, agencies honored for safety

LUMBERTON — More than 30 county businesses and government agencies received awards Thursday during the N.C. Department of Labor’s annual s...

June 10th, 2017 |  


ACA cost continues upward spiral

ACA cost continues upward spiral

Let’s start with the basics. I saw a study that suggested many Americans didn’t know that the ACA and “Obamacare” were the sam...

June 3rd, 2017 |  


LHS grad makes career of helping others succeed

LHS grad makes career of helping others succeed

LUMBERTON — Mike Collins describes his personality style as an “F,” which stands for fun in his case.That explains the Hawaiian shir...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Hall’s passion is helping budding entrepreneurs succeed

Hall’s passion is helping budding entrepreneurs succeed

PEMBROKE — Start. Grow. Succeed.This is the life The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s executive director of the Thomas Family Ce...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Employees association meets Thursday

LUMBERTON — The State Employees’ Association of North Carolina District 24, which includes Robeson, Bladen and Columbus counties, will hol...

May 20th, 2017 |  


BB&T to close Liberty Hill branch in August

BB&T to close Liberty Hill branch in August

LUMBERTON — BB&T will close the Liberty Hill branch bank on Aug. 5, according to bank officials, but they say none of the employees there wi...

May 20th, 2017 |  


EPA revision brings big change to the farm

EPA revision brings big change to the farm

The United States Environmental Protection Agency revised the Worker Protection Standard in 2015. The Worker Protection Standard is a federal regulati...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Tribe to hold economic summit at UNCP

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribe will hold the 2017 Lumbee Nation Economic Summit on May 24 and May 25 on the campus of The University of North Carol...

May 13th, 2017 updated: May 13th, 2017. |