2 local men serve on warship

2 local men serve on warship

SAN DIEGO — Two men from Robeson County are serving in the U.S. Navy aboard USS Anchorage.Fireman Justin Jacobs is a Lumberton native and 2014 L...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Tattoos are more than just ink on skin for local man

Tattoos are more than just ink on skin for local man

LUMBERTON — What was once considered taboo is now a $2 billion-a-year industry.Eddie Williams, a local tattoo shop owner with 30 years of experi...

February 16th, 2018 |  


American Pickers to film in North Carolina

American Pickers to film in North Carolina

NEW YORK — The cast and crew of the television show “American Pickers” are coming to North Carolina in search of stories to tell. It...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Arts in NC, America richer for contributions by African Americans

Arts in NC, America richer for contributions by African Americans

African American History Month discussions would not be complete if we did not include the contributions made to the arts and humanities.And there are...

February 16th, 2018 |  


LUMBERTON — Ten couples will quickstep their way to the mirror ball trophy at the United Way of Robeson County’s Dancing with the Robeson ...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Chicago auditions begin Feb 26

LUMBERTON — Slick back your hair and put on your buckle shoes. Auditions for the Broadway musical, “Chicago,” will start Feb. 26.Pur...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Civil war concert, presentation shows Feb. 26

PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke will combine history, music, art and photography in a show titled “Songs and Stori...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Scout received award for work in food drives

Scout received award for work in food drives

LUMBERTON — A Lumberton girl has been honored for her volunteer work in local food drives.Chelsea Burnette has received the Girl Scout Silver Aw...

February 16th, 2018 |  


3-D mammograms now available in Lumberton

3-D mammograms now available in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — Mammograms give women a crucial head start on finding breast cancer early, when treatment is often most effective. They can detect t...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Program focuses on management of chronic disease

LUMBERTON — A six-part Living Healthy program is designed to help people better manage their chronic health conditions.The program is scheduled ...

February 16th, 2018 |