Farm finds power in hogs

Farm finds power in hogs

BLADENBORO — Dwarfed by the massive 1.2-million-gallon biodigester, tanker trucks deliver 24 hours a day the liquid energy that helps turn hog w...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Food Lion stocks up My Refuge

Food Lion stocks up My Refuge

LUMBERTON — “The Lord is never late.”Those were the words of Rosemarie Glenn, founder of My Refuge Ministries, which offers free mea...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Lumberton native honored for work with Kate B. Reynolds Trust

Lumberton native honored for work with Kate B. Reynolds Trust

LUMBERTON — A Robeson County native returned home to cheers and congratulations on Monday when Southeastern Health held a reception for Dr. Laura Ge...

September 20th, 2016 updated: September 20th, 2016. |  


Rowland gets break on fine for sewer spill

Rowland gets break on fine for sewer spill

ROWLAND — A $4,000 fine levied by the state’s environmental watchdog is being reduced because Rowland town officials have been working to ...

September 14th, 2016 |  


Spankings drop in Robeson County schools

Spankings drop in Robeson County schools

LUMBERTON — The number of students in the Public Schools of Robeson County who received corporal punishment for mishaving declined by 60 percent...

September 9th, 2016 |  


Benefits to raise money for ailing Rowland woman

Benefits to raise money for ailing Rowland woman

PURVIS — Friends and fellow church members of a woman fighting for her life are hosting two events Saturday to raise money for medical treatment...

September 9th, 2016 |  


Red Springs told no need for cemetery commission

Red Springs told no need for cemetery commission

RED SPRINGS — The Red Springs Board of Commissioners learned on Tuesday that the town does not have to have a cemetery commission but did not ac...

September 7th, 2016 updated: September 7th, 2016. |  


Hermine here soon

Hermine here soon

LUMBERTON — Hermine has been downgraded to a tropical storm after making landfall in Florida as a hurricane, but is still expected to dump as ma...

September 2nd, 2016 updated: September 2nd, 2016. |  


DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

After Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders made the motion to stop the roll call vote Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention, he asked that Hilla...

July 27th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Protests by Sanders’ supporters calls party unity into question

DNC 2016: Protests by Sanders’ supporters calls party unity into question

PHILADELPHIA — At the opening meeting of the Pennsylvania Delegation on Monday, the theme was unity and working together.Outside, just a few blo...

July 25th, 2016 |