County to spend $34K for body armor

County to spend $34K for body armor

LUMBERTON — The county commissioners approved on Monday spending $34,000 to buy supplemental body armor for deputies so the lawmen can have adde...

November 20th, 2017 updated: November 20th, 2017. |  


Fair stuffs Stocking Fund with $500

Fair stuffs Stocking Fund with $500

On Monday as staff at the Department of Social Services spent all day doing the hard work of taking applications for the Empty Stocking Fund, The Robe...

November 20th, 2017 updated: November 20th, 2017. |  


Man charged in infant’s death

Man charged in infant’s death

LUMBERTON — A Shannon man is in the Robeson County jail being held without bond after being charged in the death of a 16-month-old girl who died...

November 20th, 2017 updated: November 20th, 2017. |  


Two Robeson County men charged in Bladenboro robbery

Two Robeson County men charged in Bladenboro robbery

BLADENBORO — Two Robeson County men are in the Bladen County jail after being captured Friday in Lumberton after lawmen say they assaulted a clerk w...

November 20th, 2017 updated: November 20th, 2017. |  


Child abuse suspected in death

Child abuse suspected in death

LUMBERTON — A 14-month-old girl has died from injuries that lawmen believe she might have suffered while being abused. Sheriff Kenneth Sealey sai...

November 18th, 2017 updated: November 20th, 2017. |  


City jumps to head of parade

City jumps to head of parade

LUMBERTON — Sunny skies and parade-perfect temperatures prevailed as Lumberton welcomed in the holiday season Saturday morning with its annual C...

November 18th, 2017 updated: November 18th, 2017. |  


Search on for industry recruiter

Search on for industry recruiter

LUMBERTON — The search is underway for a new county Economic Development director, and there is no timeline for finding one.“It’s op...

November 18th, 2017 |  


ACP clears key hurdle

ACP clears key hurdle

LUMBERTON — Construction of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline cleared another regulatory hurdle on Friday.“After more than three years of exhaus...

November 17th, 2017 updated: November 17th, 2017. |  


New mace honors UNCP’s history

New mace honors UNCP’s history

PEMBROKE — The unveiling of the new University Mace at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke evoked feelings of pride for many who attend...

November 17th, 2017 updated: November 18th, 2017. |  


GoFund to help wreck victim

GoFund to help wreck victim

PARKTON — Angie Davis is recovering today after undergoing her eighth surgical procedure at McLeod Health Hospital in Florence, S.C., but the bi...

November 17th, 2017 updated: November 18th, 2017. |