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Robeson County’s unemployment numbers continue to fall

Robeson County’s unemployment rate saw a slight increase in May, according to the North Carolina Department of Commerce.

American Indian Heritage Center at UNCP named in honor of Curt, Catherine Locklear

PEMBROKE — The American Indian Heritage Center at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke will bear the name of Curt and Catherine Locklear, a couple with ties to the university that date back to the 1930s.

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LUMBERTON — Kaylee Evans, an enrolled citizen of the Haliwa-Saponi Indian Tribe in Hollister, was elected to office as the secretary for the Executive Board of the North Carolina Native American Youth Organization (NCNAYO).

Jobs report: Robeson County’s manufacturing sector overtakes jobs in health care sector

LUMBERTON — The Manufacturing Sector regained the top position among local employers in Robeson County, according to the North Carolina Department of Commerce.

NCDOT removes lane closures for Independence Day holiday

RALEIGH — N.C. Department of Transportation contractors across the state will remove nearly all lane closures to reduce traffic congestion over the Independence Day holiday weekend.

Lumberton mayor dedicates plaza to late Dick Taylor

LUMBERTON — For nearly 50 years the late Dick Taylor had a front-row view of the plaza in downtown Lumberton from his business, Taylor Insurance Agency Inc.

Robeson County’s unemployment numbers continue to fall

Robeson County’s unemployment rate saw a slight increase in May, according to the North Carolina Department of Commerce.

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