Leach: I would have kneeled

Leach: I would have kneeled

LUMBERTON — More than 200 NFL players protested on Sunday as national anthems echoed in stadiums across America.Vonta Leach, who spent a decade ...

September 25th, 2017 updated: September 25th, 2017. |  


Crime report

Kyronne Williams, of Linkhaw Road in Lumberton, reported Friday that someone stole his black 2003 Acura 3.2 TL Type S, valued at $5,000.Rosie Whitcraf...

September 25th, 2017 |  


3 local representatives picked for recovery committee

3 local representatives picked for recovery committee

RALEIGH — Three members of Robeson County’s state House delegation have been appointed to a committee tasked with studying hurricane recov...

September 25th, 2017 |  


22-year-old dies following car wreck

FAIRMONT — A 22-year-old Fairmont man who was engaged and the father of three has died from injuries he suffered in a car accident last week.Acc...

September 25th, 2017 updated: September 25th, 2017. |  


County to pressure wash to restore Confederate monument

County to pressure wash to restore Confederate monument

LUMBERTON — County Manager Ricky Harris said Monday that a pressure washer will be used this weekend in an attempt to erase vandalism that was d...

September 25th, 2017 updated: September 25th, 2017. |  


Confederate soldier in downtown Lumberton vandalized

Confederate soldier in downtown Lumberton vandalized

LUMBERTON — The monument of the Confederate soldier in front of the Robeson County courthouse is the latest target of a rash of vandalism that h...

September 24th, 2017 updated: September 24th, 2017. |  


Pembroke Day is Wednesday at UNCP

PEMBROKE — Wednesday is Pembroke Day at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.Since 1989, the campus has joined with the town of Pembroke...

September 23rd, 2017 |  


UNCP speaker to talk climate change

UNCP speaker to talk climate change

PEMBROKE — Climate change is the topic of The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s next School of Business Distinguished Speaker Ser...

September 23rd, 2017 updated: September 25th, 2017. |  


Book ‘Em promotes literacy, nourishes dreams

Book ‘Em promotes literacy, nourishes dreams

LUMBERTON — Children gobbled up free books provided by the United Way, Kiwanis of Robeson and Communities in Schools on Saturday during the sixt...

September 23rd, 2017 |  


Ex-Seminole chief experiences UNCP

Ex-Seminole chief experiences UNCP

PEMBROKE — The networking efforts of the curator of The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s Museum of the Southeast American Indian...

September 23rd, 2017 |