Wednesday, May 18, 2022

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Primary Election Results

LUMBERTON — Polling places in the May 17 primary election closed at 7 p.m. on Tuesday. Here are the final results provided by the North Carolina State Board of Elections. Results are not official until certified by the State Board of Elections.

PSRC named a National Beta District of Distinction

LUMBERTON — National Beta recently announced the Public Schools of Robeson County as a 2021-2022 National District of Distinction.

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Rate increases discussed at Fairmont meeting

FAIRMONT — Increases to water and sewer rates were discussed during a Tuesday Fairmont Board of Commissioners meeting, but official action to approve increases is not to take place until June, according to the interim town manager.

Robeson to see temperatures reach triple digits Thursday, Friday

LUMBERTON — Forecasts from the National Weather Service include the possibility of triple-digit temperatures in the Robeson County area on Thursday and Friday.

PSRC named a National Beta District of Distinction

LUMBERTON — National Beta recently announced the Public Schools of Robeson County as a 2021-2022 National District of Distinction.

Fairmont Youth Council promotes leadership in local youth

FAIRMONT — The Fairmont Youth Council gives high school students the opportunity to gain leadership skills, according to Fairmont Mayor Charles Kemp who oversees the group.

Robeson sees first COVID death in 2 months as US hits 1-million mark

LUMBERTON — With COVID-19 cases up locally for the sixth consecutive week, Robeson County saw its first virus-related death in two months this week.

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