Dog adopter praise staff atshelter for roadside rescue

To the Editor,I saw a post on a Facebook asking for help finding a newly adopted dog that had escaped from her new owner. I read it without judging th...

July 14th, 2015 |  


Ivey commended for service,leaves big shoes to be filled

To the Editor,As a citizen of Precinct 4, I want to extend a big thank you to Councilman Harry Ivey for his years of service to our community and the ...

July 14th, 2015 |  


Lumberton officials need tofind money to combat crime

To the Editor,People need to accept the reality that Lumberton will always have increasing crime, not only due to low income and poverty, but due to d...

July 14th, 2015 |  


Pop and Quirk: Television’s two Hannibals

Pop and Quirk: Television’s two Hannibals

This week’s column is a tale of two Hannibals. More specifically, it’s a tale of two television shows about guys named Hannibal. ...

July 13th, 2015 updated: July 15th, 2015. |  


The four walls to prosperity

The four walls to prosperity

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July 13th, 2015 |  


Time to kick Washington out of our classrooms

Time to kick Washington out of our classrooms

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July 12th, 2015 |  


Civil War symbol can’t be used to divide us again

When we opined in this space 18 days ago that South Carolina should remove the Confederate flag from the statehouse grounds, we knew of the potential ...

July 11th, 2015 updated: July 13th, 2015. |  


Violent crime adirect result oflack of parenting

We have banged the drum for years, arguing that Robeson County, tattooed as the most violent county in North Carolina, will not wiggle out from undern...

July 9th, 2015 updated: July 9th, 2015. |  


Nonprofit’s programs making difference in Lumbee Homes

To the Editor, After having read the article printed on July 8 regarding the forum on crime in Lumberton, I felt as if the politicians and other co...

July 9th, 2015 updated: July 9th, 2015. |  


Obama’s double standard on flags

Robeson County led North Carolina in supporting the Amendment One in 2012. The U.S. Supreme Court recently nullified those votes, deciding that same-s...

July 8th, 2015 |