Addition of Tyson at SeHealth a real boon for Lumberton area

To the Editor,Recently, Dr. Archie “Zan” Tyson joined the medical staff at Southeastern Health. Having worked very closely with Dr. Tyson ...

January 11th, 2018 |  


School board can show on Tuesday it ‘cares’ for the kids

To the Editor,It’s a new year, with folks sharing best wishes and plans for a better 2018. Let’s hope members of the Robeson County Board ...

January 5th, 2018 |  


ISD superintendent believes Southside ready for progress

ISD superintendent believes Southside ready for progress

To the Editor,On Tuesday, Jan. 9, the Public Schools of Robeson County will vote on whether to transfer Southside-Ashpole Elementary to the Innovative...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Republicans deliver on promise; Americans get needed tax relief

To the Editor,Promise made, promise kept.This week, House and Senate Republicans, working with President Trump, delivered on our promise to give tax r...

December 20th, 2017 |  


County needs rules on how many dogs a family can have

To the Editor,I would like to share a concern that has affected me, my family, and other residents in the neighborhood. For the last 14 months we have...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Firing of Lumberton High coach violates trust, sets bad precedent

To the Editor,I am writing to speak on an incredible injustice. The firing of Mike Setzer as the football coach at Lumberton High School wreaks of unf...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Time for something new at Southside-Elementary School

To the Editor,I attended the Nov. 28 community meeting sponsored by the town of Rowland to discuss the future of Southside-Ashpole Elementary School.W...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Require side underride guards on tractor-trailers to save lives

To the Editor,Eleven percent of all bicyclist fatalities and 7 percent of pedestrian fatalities are the result of accidents involving tractor-trailer ...

December 1st, 2017 |  


Southside-Ashpole must stay open; parents deservs details of ISD plan

To the Editor,My daughter is in pre-K at Southside-Ashpole Elementary. What happens at that school will have a significant impact on her and many othe...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Portable basketball goals don’t belong in the public right of way

To the Editor,The Robesonian recently published a photograph of a child playing basketball on a Lumberton street. It was enabled by those who sell bas...

November 29th, 2017 |