Highlander recognizes top students

RED SPRINGS — Highlander Academy recently released its third six-weeks honor rolls.On the Headmistress’s Honor Roll are Hunter Bryant, thi...

January 13th, 2018 |  


United Way taking grant applications beginning Jan. 29

LUMBERTON — The United Way of Robeson County will open the 2019-2020 Community Investment Grant Application on Jan. 29.Every two years, the orga...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Recovery funds for small businesses available

PEMBROKE — An information session designed to help small businesses recover after a natural disaster been scheduled for Wednesday.The session, s...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Don’t be shy about sharing 4-H passion

Don’t be shy about sharing 4-H passion

My father gave me a great gift — a love for reading. I clearly remember him getting a new book by a favorite author and laying on the couch read...

January 13th, 2018 |  


UNCW ranks No. 7 for online programs

WILMINGTON — The University of North Carolina Wilmington has been ranked No. 7 on the U.S. News & World Report list of Best Online Bachelor&...

January 13th, 2018 |  


School board honors employees

LUMBERTON — The Public Schools of Robeson County Board of Education recently recognized the November and December employees of the month.The Cla...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Officer shot in accident

Officer shot in accident

LUMBERTON — A Lumberton police officer who was shot when a weapon discharged accidentally on Friday afternoon is expected to recover from his wo...

January 12th, 2018 updated: January 15th, 2018. |  


Child-labor ring had Lumberton link

Child-labor ring had Lumberton link

LUMBERTON — A Fayetteville businessman charged with forcing children to work at his fish markets for little or no pay had a business in Lumberto...

January 12th, 2018 updated: January 12th, 2018. |  


Good first year for Sanderson Farms

Good first year for Sanderson Farms

ST. PAULS — With a year of production under its belt, the giant Sanderson Farms chicken processing plant is declaring the start-up of its St. Pa...

January 12th, 2018 |  


City officials hoping to play it again Sam

City officials hoping to play it again Sam

LUMBERTON — City officials don’t want a vacant 135,000-square-foot building standing in the way of progress at Exit 22 off Interstate 95, ...

January 12th, 2018 |