Federal panel strikes down NC legislative districts

Federal panel strikes down NC legislative districts

RALEIGH — Federal judges on Thursday struck down nearly 30 North Carolina House and Senate districts as illegal racial gerrymanders, but will al...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Warrant issued in murder of Rowland man

Warrant issued in murder of Rowland man

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding 27-year-old Quentin Jamale Williams, who is wanted fo...

August 7th, 2016 updated: August 8th, 2016. |  


Barton’s death leaves void for Lumbee Tribe

Barton’s death leaves void for Lumbee Tribe

LUMBERTON — The Lumbee Tribe lost an historian and advocate with the death of Bruce Barton, longtime editor of the Carolina Indian Voice newspaper, ...

August 5th, 2016 updated: August 5th, 2016. |  


Rowland man found shot to death in car

Rowland man found shot to death in car

LUMBERTON — A 29-year-old Rowland man was found dead with a gunshot wound in a car in Lumberton this morning, according to the Robeson County Sherif...

August 5th, 2016 updated: August 5th, 2016. |  


Sanderson lines ‘em up

Sanderson lines ‘em up

LUMBERTON — The Sanderson Farms Inc. job fair is lining up job seekers from Robeson and surrounding counties who have packed the the Madison Room of...

August 4th, 2016 updated: August 4th, 2016. |  


Public Schools of Robeson County Central office gets 34 years of experience

Public Schools of Robeson County Central office gets 34 years of experience

LUMBERTON — The Public Schools of Robeson County’s two newest assistant superintendents will bring more than three decades of educational experien...

July 30th, 2016 updated: August 1st, 2016. |  


Lumberton veterans attend national convention, hear speeches from Trump and Clinton

Lumberton veterans attend national convention, hear speeches from Trump and Clinton

LUMBERTON — For the first time perhaps ever, Lumberton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8969 has been represented at a national VFW convention. “W...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


2 killed in wrecks near Lumber Bridge

2 killed in wrecks near Lumber Bridge

LUMBER BRIDGE — Separate accidents on N.C. 71 near Lumber Bridge this weekend killed a Fayetteville resident and a Shannon resident. Nicole Kay L...

July 25th, 2016 updated: July 25th, 2016. |  


‘Catch ‘em all’ with Pokémon Go

‘Catch ‘em all’ with Pokémon Go

LUMBERTON — A new game is transforming the smartphones of 20-somethings like Titania Mason into time machines, taking them back to their childhoods....

July 24th, 2016 updated: July 25th, 2016. |  


Police: Man shot while trying to rob Lumberton store

Police: Man shot while trying to rob Lumberton store

LUMBERTON — A man police say was trying to rob a Lumberton convenience store Friday night was shot by a store employee during the attempt and is...

July 18th, 2016 |