LUMBERTON — The atmosphere at Alton G. Brooks Stadium on Wednesday was far from what it normally is during the peaks of football season.
ROCKINGHAM — After 54 days and an 18-minute closed-door session, Richmond Senior has its 10th football coach in the school's 43-year history.
RED SPRINGS — The concept of family is important to Eric McMillan and one that he felt as a member of the Red Springs High School baseball team.
WHITEVILLE — Three West Bladen graduates have garnered Div. II awards as part of the Southeastern Community College softball team.
ROCKINGHAM — The search for the 10th football coach in Richmond Senior High School history may have finally come to an end.
FAIRMONT — Whether he's on the mound or at the plate for the Fairmont High School baseball team, Tyler Musselwhite doesn't shy away from big moments.
Photos by Scott Schlaufman
CONCORD — Everyone knows there are no points to be won and no way to qualify for the Chase for the Sprint Cup.
FAIRMONT — The Fairmont High School baseball team is good and it knows it.When watching the Golden Tornadoes cheering from the dugout or getting fired up on the diamond, some see cockiness or arrogance.
Photos from Fairmont's 6-4 win against North Brunswick on Friday.
CHARLOTTE — William McGirt had an unusual goal when he was the first to tee off Sunday morning in the final round of the Wells Fargo Championship.
FAIRMONT — No one can question the talent of Alex Britt on the diamond.
LUMBERTON — In 2008, Lumberton High School baseball coach Paul Hodges created the program's annual “Think Pink” game to honor his late wife Angie, who passed away after a long battle with cancer.
GREENSBORO — Two years after helping her team win a state relay championship, St. Pauls High School senior Tia Glover sprinted one on her own.
The Lumberton Area Chamber of Commerce got great weather and a good turnout for its annual golf classic on Thursday.
FAIRMONT — As he came to the plate with his team trailing by three runs in the fifth inning, senior Michael Simmons got some motivation from Ryan Mayers — a fellow senior on the Fairmont High School baseball team.
GREENVILLE — An early goal kept the Lumberton High School soccer team from pulling off one of the biggest upsets in program history on Friday as the 16th-seeded Pirates fell 1-0 to No. 1 D.H. Conley.
ST. PAULS — After spending the first two years of her athletics career on the St. Pauls High School softball team, Keona Finklea decided on a change of sport last season.
LUMBERTON — As the last line of defense for the Lumberton High School soccer team, senior goalie Brittany Bolin is confident she won't let her team down — something she couldn't say four years ago as a...
MONTEVALLO, Ala. — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke seniors Collins Cuthrell and Zade Denton continued to rake in the postseason hardware on Thursday when the duo was among 32 players named to the 2015 Daktronics All-Southeast Region...
LUMBERTON — Lumberton High School junior Kendall Blaine didn't have the most exciting end to the regular season.
NCHSAA Playoffs2nd round2A baseballNo. 13 North Brunswick (16-7) at No. 4 Fairmont (21-4), 7 p.m. Friday4A soccer
FAIRMONT — Seth Thorndyke isn't your typical freshman.
LUMBERTON — With 11 seniors on his 16-player roster, New Bern High School baseball coach Gary Smith encouraged his team to ignore its seed number as it began the NCHSAA 4A state playoffs on Wednesday at Lumberton.
ATLANTA (AP) — With their magical season on the brink, the Atlanta Hawks needed someone to come up big.Al Horford wasn't supposed to be the guy.He would not be denied.
WILMINGTON — The Purnell Swett baseball team had a two-run lead on Tuesday in the bottom of the seventh inning and was one out away from a berth in the second round of the NCHSAA 4A state playoffs.
LUMBERTON — As seniors on the Lumberton High School baseball team, Raleigh Forrest and Daniel Oxendine have experienced the high of winning a Southeastern Conference championship this season and the low of finishing a season below .500 in their...
PEMBROKE — For the last three years, Roger Graham has been at the center of the Pembroke Middle School baseball dynasty.
PEMBROKE — Snubbed.
LUMBERTON — The Lumberton High School baseball team battled its way to the Southeastern Conference regular season championship and Monday, the Pirates got the reward: A top seed in the first round of the NCHSAA 4A state baseball...
LUMBERTON — As expected, the Lumberton and Fairmont baseball teams will host first-round playoff games on Wednesday, as 12 county teams received spots in the NCHSAA state baseball and softball brackets.
COLUMBUS, Ga. — The 11th-ranked and third-seeded UNC Pembroke baseball team defeated sixth-seeded Columbus State in the opening round of the Peach Belt Conference Tournament on Saturday, but lost a heartbreaker to No. 2 Armstrong State in the...
Happy Mother's Day!
LYBA Babe Ruth signups approachingLUMBERTON — Lumberton Youth Baseball Association will be holding Babe Ruth signups from 6-8 p.m. on May 11, 12 and 14.
FAIRMONT — After carding an 83 during the 2-A Mideast Regionals at Caswell Pines Golf Club in Yanceyville, Zach Parker admittedly wasn't too confident about his chances of advancing to the state finals.
More than 100 golfers made it to Pinecrest Country Club on Thursday and because of them, local students will have the opportunity to train for careers in healthcare.
PEMBROKE — Senior Bristin Locklear won't be wearing a Purnell Swett High School softball jersey next season, but she'll still be a Ram.
LUMBERTON — As he stepped onto the stage at the Southeastern North Carolina Agricultural Center on Thursday, North Carolina State women's basketball coach Wes Moore found himself in familiar territory.
Photos from Wednesday's Middle School softball championship, which Littlefield won 11-1 home win in six innings against Lumberton Junior High.
ROCKINGHAM — With the bases loaded and two outs during Thursday's Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game, Richmond Senior High School's sent slumping Joseph Griffith to the plate.
WHITEVILLE — Entering the Three Rivers Conference Tournament championship game against Whiteville High School on Thursday, Fairmont's Tyler Musselwhite knew whoever was on the mound for the Golden Tornadoes would keep his team in the game...
PEMBROKE — Purnell Swett's Krystyna Chavis knew she was going to have a busy weekend last week with prom on Friday and a regional track and field meet on Saturday.
LUMBERTON — After stranding three runners during the first two innings of Wednesday's Robeson County middle school championship game, Littlefield Middle School softball coach Amy Carter-Lancaster pushed her team for more.
N.C. State caravan stop tonightLUMBERTON — Three of North Carolina State University's top athletics coaches will visit Robeson County this week as part of the 2015 Wolfpack Club Coaches Caravan.
LUMBERTON — Before getting the ball against Lumberton High School on Wednesday, Purnell Swett's Lucas Oxendine got a pep talk from his coach, Bryan McDonald.
WHITEVILLE — The Red Springs baseball team won in thrilling fashion on Tuesday in the first round of the Three Rivers Conference Tournament, claiming a 5-4 win over South Robeson in extra innings.
LUMBERTON — The Lumberton High School soccer team faced few problems in its its first two matches this season against Richmond, winning by five goals in the first game and four in the second.
It's that time of the year, when the Robeson County Board of Commissioners will field funding requests as work begins on the budget that takes effect July 1. But it will be the odd request for money that, if granted, could actually amount to an...
LUMBERTON — Despite leading the Lumberton High School volleyball team in kills over the last two seasons, Kayla Kerns thought her varsity career in the sport was finished once her senior season ended in October.
LUMBERTON — As East Carolina University basketball broadcaster Si Seymour emceed an event at Candy Sue's in downtown Lumberton on Monday, he would periodically introduce some of the notable people amongst the crowd.