HUD report could say tribe misspent $264,000

HUD report could say tribe misspent $264,000

PEMBROKE — An official with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development said this week that his department has not yet released a final...

July 20th, 2015 updated: May 21st, 2016. |  


Panel ponders innocence rule for prosecutors

RALEIGH — A North Carolina State Bar panel seemed to make progress Thursday on the issue of whether prosecutors should be required to turn over ...

July 20th, 2015 updated: April 22nd, 2016. |  


Pit bull attacks, injures woman

PEMBROKE — A Pembroke woman was severely injured and flown to Duke Medical Center after she was bitten Wednesday by a 1-year-old pit bull that w...

July 20th, 2015 updated: April 14th, 2016. |  


Schools plan depends on bill’s passage

Schools plan depends on bill’s passage

LUMBERTON — The passage of legislation that must be approved before Robeson County could proceed with a school consolidation plan is all but a d...

July 20th, 2015 updated: May 6th, 2016. |  


Audit: Likely Medicaid overpayment cost at $835M last year

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s Medicaid program is again mistakenly overpaying some doctors and hospitals, an annual compliance audit released...

July 20th, 2015 updated: April 5th, 2016. |  


Sheriff seeks county help, says grants could save money

Sheriff seeks county help, says grants could save money

LUMBERTON — Robeson County Sheriff Ken Sealey hopes the county commissioners will allocate him enough money in the fiscal 2016-17 budget to outs...

July 20th, 2015 updated: May 3rd, 2016. |  


Tribe won’t send group to Hawaii

Tribe won’t send group to Hawaii

PEMBROKE — The chairman of the Lumbee Tribal Government says he has not heard complains from Tribal Council members that the government will not...

July 20th, 2015 updated: April 3rd, 2016. |  


Gas prices inch up to $2 a gallon

Gas prices inch up to $2 a gallon

LUMBERTON — Gasoline prices across the U.S. have climbed past $2 per gallon for the first time this year, according to a new report by AAA, and ...

July 20th, 2015 updated: April 1st, 2016. |  


Public invited to garden party

Public invited to garden party

LUMBERTON — Local food lovers can feast their eyes on a documentary Thursday while raising money for a local community garden. Food for Thought C...

July 20th, 2015 updated: March 23rd, 2016. |  


Legislators likely to override Charlotte nondiscrimination ordinance

Legislators likely to override Charlotte nondiscrimination ordinance

RALEIGH — Members of Robeson County’s legislative delegation say the General Assembly will likely attempt to override Charlotte’s co...

July 20th, 2015 updated: March 22nd, 2016. |