Locklear tabbed Pembroke fire chief

Locklear tabbed Pembroke fire chief

PEMBROKE — Town leaders picked an experienced man who is well known in the community to lead the Pembroke Fire Department.Timothy Ryan Locklear&...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Methodist president retiring in May

Methodist president retiring in May

FAYETTEVILLE — The president of Methodist University will retire at the end of May.Ben Hancock made his announcement via a personal email to the...

November 14th, 2017 updated: November 15th, 2017. |  


Prospect woman gets seat on advisory board

Prospect woman gets seat on advisory board

PEMBROKE — A Prospect resident was appointed recently to the N.C. Council for Women Advisory Board.Crystal Moore, who was officially appointed b...

November 14th, 2017 updated: November 14th, 2017. |  


Blood drive at UNCP on Nov. 27

LUMBERTON — An event has been scheduled in Pembroke to help the American Red Cross meet the typically large demand for blood during the holiday ...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Crime reports

Debbie Hodge, of Velcord Drive in Lumberton, reported Monday that someone broke into her residence and stole a 32-inch flat screen television, valued ...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Sheriff’s Office investigates shooting death

Sheriff’s Office investigates shooting death

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting death on Monday of a 21-year-old man, according to Maj. Anth...

November 14th, 2017 updated: November 14th, 2017. |  


Council rejects gaming permits, praises Hackney

Council rejects gaming permits, praises Hackney

LUMBERTON — The City Council on Monday rejected two bids to establish video gaming facilities, revised an ordinance regulating honeybee hives, a...

November 13th, 2017 updated: November 14th, 2017. |  


RCC unveils $25,000 scholarship

RCC unveils $25,000 scholarship

LUMBERTON — A new endowed scholarship, a new Student Government Association president and a new-look student body were all part of the Monday me...

November 13th, 2017 |  


3 wreck victims ID’d

3 wreck victims ID’d

LUMBERTON — The state Highway Patrol will not charge anyone in a three-vehicle accident that killed three people on N.C. 711 on Friday because t...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Energy aid available beginning Dec. 1

LUMBERTON — Sign-up dates for a program to help low-income families meet their energy needs have been announced by the Robeson County Department...

November 13th, 2017 |