Former CEO of BB&T to speak at UNCP

Former CEO of BB&T to speak at UNCP

PEMBROKE — John Allison, executive in residence at the Wake Forest School of Business, will speak as part of the UNC Pembroke’s School of ...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Recovery funds for small businesses available

PEMBROKE — An information session designed to help small businesses recover after a natural disaster been scheduled for Wednesday.The session, s...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Don’t be shy about sharing 4-H passion

Don’t be shy about sharing 4-H passion

My father gave me a great gift — a love for reading. I clearly remember him getting a new book by a favorite author and laying on the couch read...

January 13th, 2018 |  


RCC seminars focus on entrepreneurship

LUMBERTON — The time for action has come for anyone who has dreamed of owning his or her own business.The 12th annual Entrepreneur Academy has b...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Grants available from tobacco commission

RALEIGH — Applications for grant money are being accepted by the NC Tobacco Trust Fund Commission.The grants to fund innovative agricultural pro...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Tax cuts good for Robeson, country

Tax cuts good for Robeson, country

Rest assured, the tax reform bill recently passed will be extremely good news for Robeson County and the entire country. You will begin to see your ta...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Life of Christmas tree, poinsettia need not end in January

Life of Christmas tree, poinsettia need not end in January

January does not have to be the end of your beautiful poinsettia or fresh-cut Christmas tree.To renew your poinsettia, prune the plant back to about 8...

December 30th, 2017 |  


Lumberton native gives $500K for UNCP Business School

Lumberton native gives $500K for UNCP Business School

PEMBROKE — UNCP Trustee Mary Ann Elliott is an internationally renowned satellite communications entrepreneur.As one of the nation’s top f...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Price is right for attending 4-H camp

Price is right for attending 4-H camp

I know, I know! You are trying to get those last-minute Christmas presents wrapped and making sure everyone has what they need under the tree. You are...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Courts grapple with ammonia mandate

Courts grapple with ammonia mandate

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.Yes, really. Where has 2017 gone?There is one thing for sure, and that is time seems to “fly” by, but...

December 16th, 2017 |