Two Robeson County me charged in Bladenboro robbery

Two Robeson County me 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 cle...

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 19th, 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 |  


Bennett will extend stay as Red Springs mayor

Bennett will extend stay as Red Springs mayor

RED SPRINGS — The town manager here has pushed back his departure date in order to help implement grant-funded projects and to give the Board of...

November 18th, 2017 |  


DSS taking Stocking applications Monday

LUMBERTON — Registration will be held on Monday at the Robeson County Department of Social Services for those wishing to benefit this year from ...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Economic hearings on county agenda

Economic hearings on county agenda

LUMBERTON — Greg Cummings, the director of economic development for Robeson County, will be present Monday night for public hearings on Project ...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Lumberton Cellulose nears 50th birthday

Lumberton Cellulose nears 50th birthday

LUMBERTON — Lumberton Cellulose LLC is a local business that doesn’t make a lot of noise, but the cotton fiber processer will celebrate 50...

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


Fees joins UNCP as chief auditor

Fees joins UNCP as chief auditor

PEMBROKE — Megan Fees has joined the staff at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke as chief audit officer.Fees comes to UNCP from the Of...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Brandt picked for space advisory board

Brandt picked for space advisory board

TEMPE, Ariz. — The director of the Robeson Planetarium and Science Center has been selected to serve on a board that will help shape space explo...

November 18th, 2017 |