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.
LUMBERTON — National Beta recently announced the Public Schools of Robeson County as a 2021-2022 National District of Distinction.
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.
LUMBERTON — Forecasts from the National Weather Service include the possibility of triple-digit temperatures in the Robeson County area on Thursday and Friday.
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.
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.