FAIRMONT — On the night of Dec. 2 the town of Fairmont held its 16th Holiday on Main. This annual Christmas event featured a Christmas tree lighting, twilight parade with a variety of floats, and indoor musical entertainments.
LUMBERTON — For a little over a century an obelisk stood over the doors of the Lumberton courthouse. That monument memorialized the Confederacy. On the night of Nov. 21 the county commissioners voted to remove the monument.
RED SPRINGS — The Red Springs Police Department has been joined by two new officers, Latisha Burton following three months serving in the Lumberton Police Department, and Aaron Lowery formerly of the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office, with two years prior to that in the Red Springs Police Department. Both patrol officers were sworn in at the police station on Dec. 1.