Shriners fry fish for charity

Shriners fry fish for charity

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Shrine Club caught a big one on Friday, with more than 900 plates of fried fish and all the fixins sold during th...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Questions abound on land purchase

Questions abound on land purchase

LUMBERTON — The possibility of a tax increase, financing and county approval are issues that must be answered as the Public Schools of Robeson C...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Golfers chip in for Special event

Golfers chip in for Special event

FAIRMONT — Fighting back tears, Sonny McClintock peered over at a group of golfers at Fairmont Golf Club as they prepared to play in a tournamen...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Crime report

Bera McKoy, of Pear Street in Lumberton, reported Wednesday that someone broke in through the window and stole a pair of Air Jordan 5’s valued a...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Two face drug charges

Two face drug charges

LUMBERTON — Two Robeson County residents have been charged with multiple drug crimes this week in separate cases.According to a statement from t...

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


Pet adoption at Petsense Saturday

LUMBERTON — Franny’s Friends has scheduled a pet adoption for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Petsense. Cats and dogs, including kittens and pupp...

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


Accident kills truck driver

ST. PAULS — A 45-year-old truck driver was killed Tuesday on N.C. 20, west of St. Pauls, when he lost control of his truck while trying to avoid...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Panel pushes land buy

Panel pushes land buy

LUMBERTON — A schools committee on Thursday recommended buying 48 acres of land off N.C. 711, where the Public Schools of Robeson County might b...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Worley cleared to run for Precinct 5 seat

Worley cleared to run for Precinct 5 seat

LUMBERTON — James Worley was declared Thursday a legal candidate for the Precinct 5 seat on City Council.The unanimous decision was made by the ...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Vigil sheds light on domestic violence

Vigil sheds light on domestic violence

LUMBERTON — Phyllis Ann Jacobs, Gary Jackson and Brenda Lynn Cox were remembered Thursday night as victims of domestic abuse during an event who...

October 19th, 2017 |