Separate accidents kill 2

A 15-month-old child is among two people to die in strange accidents in Robeson County.The names of the deceased were not available.The child drowned ...

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


Teen injured serious when bike hit by car

Teen injured serious when bike hit by car

LUMBERTON — A child was seriously injured today when he was struck by a car while riding a bicycle on East Seventh Street, according to several ...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Church events

Kingdom Place will have Gold City in concert on Sunday during the 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. services. Kingdom Place is located at 2610 E. Fifth St. in Lumb...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Man charged with statutory rape

LUMBERTON — A Pembroke man has been charged with statutory rape in connection with an incident that is alleged to have occurred last year.Joel B...

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


Somebody Cares dedication Aug. 6

Somebody Cares dedication Aug. 6

LUMBERTON — A dedication ceremony has been scheduled for Aug. 6 at the church formerly known as Somebody Cares.The new name of the church at 907...

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


Crime report

Karie Exum reported Wednesday that someone stole four air conditioning units, with a combined value of $4,000, from Northeast Pointe Apartments on Har...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Re-dedication set for West Lumberton Baptist

LUMBERTON — The journey of rebuilding and rebirth is almost at an end for West Lumberton Baptist Church, which suffered much at the hands of Hur...

July 20th, 2017 |  


County looks to hotels for revenue

County looks to hotels for revenue

LUMBERTON — Robeson County officials are eyeing a countywide occupancy tax on hotels and other facilities that provide lodging as a way to find ...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Patterson seeks St. Pauls seat

Patterson seeks St. Pauls seat

LUMBERTON — With Friday’s noon deadline to file for November’s municipal elections looming, a steady stream of candidates kept elect...

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


Tribe sanctions Locklear following separate incidents

Tribe sanctions Locklear following separate incidents

PEMBROKE — Al Locklear, Lumbee Tribal Council vice chairman, was stripped of his council leadership positions on Tuesday by fellow council membe...

July 20th, 2017 |