Tuesday, June 25, 2024

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Heat the concern locally while tropical storm threatens Georgia coastline

LUMBERTON — An unnamed (as of late Friday) Atlantic tropical storm system, labeled simply Disturbance 1, moving toward the Georgia coast has strengthened over the past few days and now has a 60% chance of forming into a hurricane, according to forecasters with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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The Lumbee and Catawba tribes signed a historic alliance treaty between them on June 20.

PEMBROKE一 The Lumbee and Catawba tribes held a signing ceremony for an alliance treaty at the Lumbee Cultural Center on Thursday.

Lumberton High School Pirates strike gold in 2023-2024 school year

LUMBERTON — Lumberton High School Pirates navigated uncharted waters in the 2023-2024 school year which led to the discovery of treasure in their achievements and successes.

Pet Of The Week

Meet Java: Java is a female shepherd mix available for adoption or rescue. She is up to date on her vaccines and looking for her new forever home. She’s an adult dog with an adoption fee of $40. You can visit her at the Robeson County Animal Shelter, 255 Landfill Road, Saint Pauls. Call 910-827-0397 for more information.

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Summer Ready 2024 — Adventure Begins at Your Library: The Robeson County Public Libray’s Summer Reading program runs through July 19. For more information, send email to [email protected]. Carolinas

Shannon native serves aboard Navy warship in Norfolk

NORFOLK, Virginia. — Petty Officer 2nd Class Jaylyn McNair, a native of Shannon, North Carolina, serves aboard a U.S. Navy warship operating out of Norfolk, Virginia.

State launches new toolkit for communities to support mental and emotional health before

RALEIGH — Natural disasters and incidents of mass violence continue to impact individuals, families and communities. The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services launched a new, multilingual Disaster and Behavioral Health Resources Communications Toolkit Thursday to provide communities with resources to support mental and emotional health before, during and after a disaster.