LUMBERTON — Prospect Elementary School is pretty stingy when it comes to the Battle of the Books.
DUBLIN — A person was shot and killed Tuesday night during a confrontation with Bladen County lawmen.
RALEIGH — A state representative of a district that includes part of Robeson County is the primary sponsor of a bipartisan bill filed Tuesday in both the House and Senate that could lead to lower electric bills in Lumberton and Red Springs as...
FAIRMONT — In hopes of finding a second person to help perform her job duties, Fairmont Town Manager Linda Vause on Tuesday night asked to have her title changed to acting town manager.
RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina high school students with strong grades could receive free community college tuition in a bill that's cleared its first legislative hurdle.
RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina's jobless rate was 5.4 percent for January, the third month in a row the figure has been relatively flat, according to numbers released Tuesday.
RALEIGH — Cities and counties can get on the information superhighway without leaving elderly and low-income North Carolinians in the dust, state lawmakers said Tuesday.
MAXTON — A representative from McGill and Associates said during the Maxton Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday that the town has been approved for a $2 million Community Block Development Grant.
SHANNON — A Pembroke man has been charged in the murder of a Shannon man who was found dead on Sunday.
LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Commissioners on Monday approved four conditional-use permits that allow for the establishment of solar farms, but delayed action on a fifth permit request.
LUMBERTON — Six people are facing drug charges following two vehicles stops and a search of a St. Pauls home, according to the Robeson County Sheriff's Office's Narcotics Division.
LUMBERTON — For emergency responders with Lumberton Rescue and EMS, seconds can make all the difference when they are attempting to save a life.
LUMBERTON — A Lumberton man has been charged with committing eight break-ins, and could face more charges.
LAURINBURG — Visitor restrictions put in place by Scotland Health Care System during this year's flu season have been lifted.
BUXTON (AP) — Research by a doctoral candidate at East Carolina University is suggesting that the number of large and potentially dangerous sharks in the Pamlico Sound may be increasing.
RALEIGH — North Carolina's highest court is weighing whether state environmental rules require Duke Energy to clean up its leaky coal ash dumps immediately, or years down the road.
MAXTON — A Maxton man is in critical condition and another is in jail following a shooting last week.
SHANNON — The Robeson County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a Shannon man on Sunday.
Contributed photo | Judge Herbert Richardson visited Lumberton Junior High School recently to talk to students about what it takes to build a career in the judicial system. Richardson was one of more than 50 community leaders and business owners who...
ST. PAULS — The newly opened Domino's Pizza in St. Pauls delivers what company officials are calling a first for Robeson County — pizza theater.
LUMBERTON — A groundbreaking ceremony was recently held at the future site of First South Bank on Fayetteville Road in Lumberton.The bank is expected to open during the summer, though an official date has not been set.
LUMBERTON — The public's advice is being sought as local and state officials develop a transportation plan.
PEMBROKE — Oct. 19, 2014, is a day Melissa Locklear Foust will never forget. It's the day her “social butterfly” of a daughter, 5-year-old Jazlyn, practically became a different child.