Vigil on Dec. 10 to honor Patterson

Vigil on Dec. 10 to honor Patterson

LUMBERTON — The family of a missing Lumberton woman is holding a candlelight vigil on Dec. 10 to honor her and bring attention to her disappeara...

December 2nd, 2017 updated: December 2nd, 2017. |  


Man charged in 3-year-old’s disappearance

Man charged in 3-year-old’s disappearance

JACKSONVILLE (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina have arrested a man in connection with the disappearance of a young girl and said they are det...

December 2nd, 2017 updated: December 2nd, 2017. |  


Schools close on NC 711 property

Schools close on NC 711 property

LUMBERTON — The Public Schools of Robeson County now owns the 48 acres of land off N.C. 711 on which school board members have discussed buildin...

December 1st, 2017 |  


No decision on charges in Meares case

LUMBERTON — District Attorney Johnson Britt says he expects that the State Bureau of Investigation or St. Pauls police chief will make a decisio...

December 1st, 2017 |  


Three gifts push Fund to $7,600

Three gifts push Fund to $7,600

There are just three new gifts to the Empty Stocking Fund to report today, but two of them were for at least $500, meaning they merited a photograph.W...

December 1st, 2017 updated: December 2nd, 2017. |  


Crime report

Evie Hunt reported Thursday to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office that her vehicle was stolen while it was on Stone Road in Fairmont.The follow...

December 1st, 2017 |  


Applications, donations sought for Loflin-Walker Fund

ST. PAULS — Applications are now being accepted for help from the Loflin-Walker Christmas Fund, which has been spreading Christmas cheer for mor...

December 1st, 2017 updated: December 1st, 2017. |  


Man suffers burns in workplace accident

LUMBERTON — A man who suffered burns on Thursday in a work accident that occurred near a medical clinic for Southeastern Health is expected to m...

December 1st, 2017 updated: December 1st, 2017. |  


Pembroke honored as state’s top small town

Pembroke honored as state’s top small town

PEMBROKE — The town of Pembroke was recently named the 2017 Small Town of the Year at the annual Rural Assembly hosted by the NC Rural Center, a...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Lee retiring as park super

Lee retiring as park super

PRINCESS ANN — When Lumberton native Neill Lee arrived at the new Lumber River State Park in 1994 as a park ranger, it was a notorious party spo...

November 30th, 2017 updated: December 1st, 2017. |