UNCP receives $425K to guide American Indians into medical field

UNCP receives $425K to guide American Indians into medical field

PEMBROKE — Len Holmes cringed as he recalled being engulfed in a thick blanket of humidity after he stepped off the airplane at the Fayetteville Reg...

September 12th, 2016 updated: September 12th, 2016. |  


Lumberton school gets a place to play

Lumberton school gets a place to play

LUMBERTON — The nearly 300 students at W.H. Knuckles Elementary School in Lumberton had something to look forward to when school began last week —...

September 3rd, 2016 updated: September 6th, 2016. |  


Two charged in murder, robbery of Red Springs man

Two charged in murder, robbery of Red Springs man

LUMBERTON — Two people have been charged with the robbery and murder of a Red Springs man that occurred Sunday, according to Robeson County Sher...

September 2nd, 2016 updated: September 2nd, 2016. |  


Robeson schools closing early Friday due to hurricane threat

Robeson schools closing early Friday due to hurricane threat

LUMBERTON — Robeson County public schools will dismiss early Friday because of the threat of inclement weather. The Public Schools of Robeson Cou...

September 1st, 2016 updated: September 1st, 2016. |  


Hermine could bring up to 6 inches of rain to Robeson

Hermine could bring up to 6 inches of rain to Robeson

LUMBERTON — Robeson County can expect a soaking tonight and Friday from Tropical Storm Hermine. According to a 6:30 a.m. National Weather Service...

September 1st, 2016 updated: September 1st, 2016. |  


Man wanted in connection with murder, robbery in Red Springs

Man wanted in connection with murder, robbery in Red Springs

RED SPRINGS — The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Red Springs man in connection with a robbery and murder early Sunday morning. ...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 30th, 2016. |  


McCrory touts tuition cut at UNC Pembroke

McCrory touts tuition cut at UNC Pembroke

PEMBROKE — Gov. Pat McCrory touted a plan that will lower tuition at The University of North Carolina Pembroke during a visit to the school on Thurs...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


Zoe Locklear, UNCP provost, announces 2017 retirement

Zoe Locklear, UNCP provost, announces 2017 retirement

PEMBROKE — Zoe Woodell Locklear, provost and vice chancellor for Academic Affairs at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, announced she...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Two take pleas in murder of Fairmont High student

Two take pleas in murder of Fairmont High student

LUMBERTON — Two people have pleaded guilty in connection with the death of Fairmont 16-year-old Daquan Stephens in 2013, doing so just as jury selec...

August 23rd, 2016 updated: August 23rd, 2016. |  


Lumberton’s NE Park hits economic homer

Lumberton’s NE Park hits economic homer

LUMBERTON — When plans for Northeast Park started coming together 10 years ago, advocates hoped the facility could one day hold one of youth basebal...

August 13th, 2016 updated: August 15th, 2016. |