Wednesday’s Local Roundup

Wednesday’s Local Roundup

Pirates fall in state playoffsCHARLOTTE — The Lumberton boys soccer team saw its season come to an end on Wednesday night in a 6-0 loss to South...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


McGirt to experience another first this week in Las Vegas

McGirt to experience another first this week in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Over the course of his eight seasons on the PGA Tour, William McGirt has played golf with some of the best players in the world.On T...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Perfect little champions

Perfect little champions

Courtesy PhotoPembroke’s sixth and fifth grade team capped its perfect 7-0 season as the 2017 Robeson County Parks and Recreation champions on S...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Duke is No. 1 in AP preseason poll for second straight year

Duke is No. 1 in AP preseason poll for second straight year

Duke was in good position to be ranked No. 1 in The Associated Press poll before landing Marvin Bagley III. Once the nation’s top recruit decide...

November 1st, 2017 |  


UNCP hoops ranked nationally

UNCP hoops ranked nationally

BEAVERTON, Ore. — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke men’s basketball team found itself back in familiar territory on Tuesday mo...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Braves thriving in ‘scary’ matches

Braves thriving in ‘scary’ matches

PEMBROKE — The fear that comes with playing in a close game can overwhelm some teams.But not The University of North Carolina at Pembroke women&...

October 31st, 2017 |  


UNCP alum Derek Brunson earns big-time UFC win

UNCP alum Derek Brunson earns big-time UFC win

With the Brazilian crowd raining down boos on him as he approached the Octagon on Saturday inside Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Derek Brunson had...

October 31st, 2017 |  


By the Numbers: Purnell Swett gets back on track

By the Numbers: Purnell Swett gets back on track

LUMBERTON — It had been six weeks since we last saw three Robeson County teams win in the same week, for those counting at home.Two teams snappe...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Power Rankings: Devils jump to top spot

Power Rankings: Devils jump to top spot

LUMBERTON — It seems like it was just yesterday the season started and all the teams had high hopes. For some, those hopes are still alive and w...

October 31st, 2017 updated: October 31st, 2017. |  


LUMBERTON — The Lumberton boys soccer team will be competing in the NCHSAA 4-A state playoffs on Wednesday, securing a postseason bid and a trip...

October 31st, 2017 |