RCC enrollment expected to pass last year’s

RCC enrollment expected to pass last year’s

LUMBERTON — While many community colleges across the state and nation are seeing declining enrollment, Robeson Community College’s appears...

July 20th, 2015 updated: September 15th, 2015. |  


Second person seeking District 7 seat

PEMBROKE — The final week of the filing period for Lumbee Tribal Council began Monday with a second person filing for the District 7 seat that e...

July 20th, 2015 updated: September 15th, 2015. |  


Barker, civic leader, philanthropist, dies at age 70

Barker, civic leader, philanthropist, dies at age 70

LUMBERTON — John Barker, a Lumberton businessman and civic leader, is being remembered for his philanthropy, humility and love for all things Ca...

July 20th, 2015 updated: September 12th, 2015. |  


Two children among 3 killed in road accidents

Two children among 3 killed in road accidents

LUMBERTON — Two children were among three people killed in two separate car accidents in Robeson County on Monday, according to the state Highwa...

July 20th, 2015 updated: September 1st, 2015. |  


Four locals named to state panels

RALEIGH — Four Robeson County residents were recently appointed by the state General Assembly to fill seats on various state boards and commissi...

July 20th, 2015 updated: September 25th, 2015. |  


Collins files for District 9

PEMBROKE — One candidate filed to run for the Lumbee Tribal Council on Tuesday, the second day of the caniddate filing period.Elaine McNeil Coll...

July 20th, 2015 updated: August 26th, 2015. |  


Smith flips, votes in favor of budget

Smith flips, votes in favor of budget

RALEIGH — Lumberton Democrat Sen. Jane Smith was one of three legislators who flipped their votes in approval of a $21.7 billion budget deal on ...

July 20th, 2015 updated: September 17th, 2015. |  


County holds hearing Mondayon incentives for new industry

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing Monday to consider incentives for an industry that plans to loc...

July 19th, 2015 |  


Local legislators get more say on budget

Local legislators get more say on budget

RALEIGH — Robeson County House representatives say that the decision by Speaker Tim Moore to appoint so many legislators to the House and Senate...

July 18th, 2015 |  


Tribe gets cleanaudit, but toldmoney is tight

Tribe gets cleanaudit, but toldmoney is tight

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina is severely limited in what services it can pursue outside of housing programs because of a shorta...

July 17th, 2015 updated: July 17th, 2015. |