Tuesday, May 24, 2022

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PSRC leaders pick COMTech for career and tech center site

LUMBERTON — During a recessed meeting to select a site for the construction of a career technical high school the Public Schools of Robeson County Board of Education split in a 6-5 vote in favor of a site at COMTech Business Park in Pembroke.

Robeson County virus cases nearly double in 7 days

LUMBERTON — The recent trend of a rising COVID-19 case count in Robeson County continued over the last week, with the number of confirmed cases nearly doubling from the previous seven days.

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The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office received Friday through Tuesday reports of thefts in the following areas:

Robeson County virus cases nearly double in 7 days

LUMBERTON — The recent trend of a rising COVID-19 case count in Robeson County continued over the last week, with the number of confirmed cases nearly doubling from the previous seven days.

St. Pauls High loses staff member to fatal Monday crash

LUMBERTON — “You just never know. You better love everybody while you can.”

Unified Robeson NAACP Branch meets Thursday

LUMBERTON — The Unified Robeson NAACP Branch will hold a meeting on Thursday.

Army veteran opens new eatery ‘The Governor Place’ in Pembroke

PEMBROKE — It was 21 years ago on May 23 that Antonio Vincent joined the U.S. Army, and one year ago on May 23 that he retired after two decades of service.

UNC Health Southeastern now accepting student volunteer applications

LUMBERTON — Applications for the 2022 UNC Health Southeastern Junior Volunteer program are being accepted through June 10.

NCDOT has developed early flood warning system for roads

RALEIGH — When the next hurricane strikes, the N.C. Department of Transportation will be armed with an advanced flood warning system that relies on a network of 400 river and stream gauges.

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