Wreck victim was rising senior at Lumberton High

Wreck victim was rising senior at Lumberton High

LUMBERTON — The life of a teenager who was killed when his bicycle was struck by a vehicle on Thursday is being celebrated on Facebook and money...

July 21st, 2017 updated: July 21st, 2017. |  


Pipeline gets ‘favorable’ environmental report

Pipeline gets ‘favorable’ environmental report

LUMBERTON — What began as a bad week for supporters of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, ended on a bright note with the Federal Energy Regulatory Co...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Ex-police chief eyes Fairmont seat

Ex-police chief eyes Fairmont seat

LUMBERTON — A former police chief was among four people to file on Friday as the two-week period to run for municipal office ended.Sam Hunt was ...

July 21st, 2017 updated: July 21st, 2017. |  


Crime report

Kelli Green, of Clarkton, reported Thursday that someone stole her wallet while she was at Rue 21 on North Elm Street in Lumberton. Stolen with the wa...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Tribal Council goes silent on sanctions against member

Tribal Council goes silent on sanctions against member

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribal Council seemed to suffer a collective case of amnesia Thursday when the topic of sanctions levied against council m...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Luncheon honors Gibson family

Luncheon honors Gibson family

LUMBERTON — A Lumberton man battling cancer thanked the family whose name is on the center where he is being treated by organizing a luncheon on...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Two seek re-election in Pembroke

Two seek re-election in Pembroke

LUMBERTON — With today’s deadline to file for municipal elections, the number of candidates on Thursday grew by six, with two Pembroke Tow...

July 21st, 2017 |  


State park celebration is Saturday

ORRUM — The eighth annual Lumber River Day that celebrates the state park will be held on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Princess Ann.The fes...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Cooper says no to off-shore drilling in Atlantic

Cooper says no to off-shore drilling in Atlantic

ATLANTIC BEACH (AP) — Under pressure from President Donald Trump, North Carolina’s governor announced his opposition on Thursday to drilli...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Separate accidents kill 3

LUMBERTON — A 15-month-old child is among three people to die in separate accidents in Robeson County since ThursdayThe names of the deceased we...

July 20th, 2017 updated: July 21st, 2017. |