Mum’s the word for school board

When The Robesonian attempted to contact all 11 members of the Board of Education for the Public Schools of Robeson County with what we thought was a ...

August 15th, 2015 updated: August 15th, 2015. |  


Retooled tax plan would aid Robeson County

For Robeson County, a legislative victory this week was just one step of three, and it was a bit hollow. But, as a headline in this newspaper blare...

August 13th, 2015 updated: August 13th, 2015. |  


Recents events must be recalled for May election

We’ve been asked the question a lot in recent days, by telephone call, through email, social media and even once by text message.So here is the ...

August 12th, 2015 updated: August 12th, 2015. |  


Voting only cure for buffoonery on our school board

“I would like to remove a whole bunch of school boards — but I can’t do it — because they don’t do anything but worry ab...

August 8th, 2015 updated: August 8th, 2015. |  


Southeastern, Campbell team up for better health

We believe it would be difficult to overstate the significance that Southeastern Health’s teaching partnership with Campbell University will hav...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Stuff the Bus to provide help to needy students

There is very little fair about life, but that doesn’t mean that efforts should not be made to line up people equally at the starting line, espe...

August 5th, 2015 updated: August 5th, 2015. |  


School board’s dysfunctionality open for all to see

Last week the Robeson County Board of Education almost voted to hire as a superintendent a local person who had shown no interest in the job instead o...

August 1st, 2015 updated: August 4th, 2015. |  


Sales-tax formulagives short stickto rural counties

Some have argued that the lines that have been drawn in Raleigh are less Republican vs. Democrat and conservative vs. liberal than they are urban vs. ...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Legislation that saves memorials does have value

A bill appears to be on the fast track in the General Assembly that would provide protection to historical monuments and memorials from people who eit...

July 22nd, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  


Tatum off to fast start in Fairmont

Katrina Tatum has been around this block before, so it’s no surprise that she hit the ground at full sprint on Tuesday during the first meeting ...

July 20th, 2015 updated: February 18th, 2016. |