Harris: County won’t dictate to BOE

Harris: County won’t dictate to BOE

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Commissioners has no plans to get involved with the hiring practices of the county’s Board of Elec...

October 20th, 2015 updated: October 20th, 2015. |  


City roads plan on county’s agenda

LUMBERTON — The N.C. Department of Transportation’s comprehensive transportation plan for Lumberton will be presented to members of the Ro...

October 18th, 2015 |  


Gilchrist blasts elections hiring, calls it nepotism

Gilchrist blasts elections hiring, calls it nepotism

LUMBERTON — The leader of Robeson County’s Black Caucus is planning to address both the Robeson County Board of Commissioners and Board of Electio...

October 18th, 2015 updated: October 20th, 2015. |  


Tribal Councilsigns off onhealth efforts

Tribal Councilsigns off onhealth efforts

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribal Council on Thursday voted in favor of supporting two programs that are designed to improve the overall health of tr...

October 16th, 2015 |  


Inmate re-entry programs gets boost

Inmate re-entry programs gets boost

LUMBERTON — The state has boosted its funding of the Southeastern Regional Re-entry Council, which provides services to former prison inmates fr...

October 16th, 2015 |  


Southeastern Health holds Breast Cancer Awareness Month health fair in Lumberton

Southeastern Health holds Breast Cancer Awareness Month health fair in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — Although the message of a breast cancer awareness fair on Friday was serious, the atmosphere at Biggs Park Mall was anything but som...

October 16th, 2015 updated: October 16th, 2015. |  


Union workers picket to get better deal with AT&T

Union workers picket to get better deal with AT&T

LUMBERTON — Thirteen members of Local 3609 of the Communications Workers of America joined fellow-union members in nine states Friday on information...

October 16th, 2015 updated: October 16th, 2015. |  


Suspect identified in deadly Robeson home invasion

Suspect identified in deadly Robeson home invasion

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office has issued warrants for the person they believe shot and killed a man during a home invasion in St...

October 16th, 2015 updated: October 16th, 2015. |  


Rowland keeps heat on owner of trashy hotel

ROWLAND — The Rowland Board of Commissioners on Tuesday continued its ongoing battle to get the owner of a condemned and demolished hotel to cle...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Man guilty in fatal accident

Man guilty in fatal accident

LUMBERTON — A Shannon man has been found guilty of second-degree murder in a traffic accident that killed his 15-year-old passenger.Rocky Kurt W...

October 14th, 2015 updated: October 14th, 2015. |