No school for students on Monday, staff get optional day

No school for students on Monday, staff get optional day

LUMBERTON — Students in the Public Schools of Robeson County will get a third straight school day off on Monday, and staff have an option of wor...

January 7th, 2018 updated: January 7th, 2018. |  


Nine months later, no answers

Nine months later, no answers

LUMBERTON — The mother of one of three women whose decomposing bodies were found last year in the eastern part of Lumberton is frustrated and sa...

January 6th, 2018 updated: January 7th, 2018. |  


United Way to give $10K to Fair Share winner Tuesday

United Way to give $10K to Fair Share winner Tuesday

LUMBERTON — The last person standing will walk away with $10,000 on Tuesday following the United Way of Robeson County Fair Share finale.The rev...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Schools could make Southside call on Tuesday

LUMBERTON — The Board of Education for the Public Schools of Robeson County on Tuesday is expected to make a decision on whether to close Souths...

January 6th, 2018 |  


RCC seminars focus on entrepreneurship

LUMBERTON — The time for action has come for anyone who has dreamed of owning his or her own business.The 12th annual Entrepreneur Academy has b...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Grants available from tobacco commission

RALEIGH — Applications for grant money are being accepted by the NC Tobacco Trust Fund Commission.The grants to fund innovative agricultural pro...

January 6th, 2018 |  


2017 a year of successes at RCC

2017 a year of successes at RCC

Robeson Community College impacts the lives of thousands of people in our county every day, and thus the college is frequently in the news.After looki...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Tax cuts good for Robeson, country

Tax cuts good for Robeson, country

Rest assured, the tax reform bill recently passed will be extremely good news for Robeson County and the entire country. You will begin to see your ta...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Pembroke restaurant burns twice in one day

Pembroke restaurant burns twice in one day

PEMBROKE — Flames destroyed a Hardee’s restaurant here on Friday shortly after an earlier fire at the fast-food establishment was believed...

January 5th, 2018 updated: January 6th, 2018. |  


Fire damages Hardee’s in Pembroke

Fire damages Hardee’s in Pembroke

PEMBROKE — Flames charred a fast-food restaurant here twice on Friday.Firefighters were called about 2:15 p.m. to a fire at the Hardee’s l...

January 5th, 2018 updated: January 5th, 2018. |