CHAPEL HIL — North Carolina public universities want to raise tuition and fees by an average of 4 percent next year and 3.5 percent the following year for undergraduate state residents.
LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a domestic shooting involving a health worker at the Robeson County Detention Center. The incident is one of two non-fatal shootings on Monday being investigated, the...
LUMBERTON — Sanderson Farms has notified Fayetteville officials that Cumberland County is no longer being considered in its plans for construction of a $113 million plant that would employ nearly 1,000 workers.
RALEIGH — State Sen. Jane Smith, a Democrat representing Robeson and Columbus counties, found Wednesday's opening session of the General Assembly to be a day she will always remember. She is one of about 20 first-time legislators seated...
CHARLOTTE (AP) — The Carolina Panthers are cleaning house so that a low-income family will have a chance to live in a home of their own.
GASTONIA (AP) — A school bus carrying 45 students from a North Carolina middle school overturned Wednesday on a two-lane road, injuring 15 of the children, authorities said. None of the injuries appeared serious.
RALEIGH — Insurance companies aren't giving up on their quest to raise premiums on North Carolina homeowners by an average of 25 percent, an industry spokesman said Wednesday.
LUMBERTON — With about a month left until United Way of Robeson County's fourth annual Dancing with the Robeson County Stars competition, tickets are still available for the event's first show.
FAIRMONT — As part of an effort to crack down on minor thefts, the Fairmont Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a man who stole from a North Walnut Street store earlier this month.
The new year offers a glimpse of some new tools for the Public Schools of Robeson County. The district has rolled out a new website and smartphone app, both of which will assist parents and students with better access to school district materials,...
LUMBERTON — With forecasts calling for the possibility of freezing rain overnight, delays are being announced throughout Robeson County.
RED SPRINGS — An agreement for a conservation easement covering 500 acres of property owned by Solar Sand Development LLC has stopped any plans to establish a sand-mining operation in the Philadelphus community.
LUMBERTON — Three rooms at Robeson Community College that will be used to provide health care students with life simulation training will be operating within two months, according to college Vice President Channing Jones.
FAYETTEVILLE — A 20-year-old Fayetteville woman who is the subject of a Silver Alert issue this morning may be headed to Parkton.
LUMBERTON — Robeson County should dodge the worst of the icy weather threatening surrounding counties, according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington.
LUMBERTON — Lumberton residents lined up Monday night to speak out against a proposed apartment complex, but the City Council decided to grant a rezoning request needed for the project.
LUMBERTON — A Lumberton woman was killed Monday morning when the car she was a passenger in ran off rain-soaked Interstate 95, making her the third person killed on Robeson County roads in four days.
RALEIGH — Gov. Pat McCrory and Raleigh leaders announced Monday that they've reached a new $52 million deal to sell to the city land where a state mental hospital long stood, a tract Raleigh wants to use to build a large park near...
RALEIGH — The House majority leader for the past two years announced Monday he's leaving the North Carolina General Assembly to take a job with the office of State Treasurer Janet Cowell.
LUMBERTON — The Public Schools of Robeson County's Board of Education will hold its first meeting of 2015 on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
LUMBERTON — Robeson County residents will need to keep an umbrella and raincoat handy the rest of the week.