Sandy Grove gets high marks

Sandy Grove gets high marks

RAEFORD — Officials with Hoke County schools say the lease-purchase agreement they signed with sfL+a Architects to build Sandy Grove Middle Scho...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Three puppies from deadly wreck found

LUMBERTON — Three more puppies that were in a car involved in a deadly accident on Interstate 95 last month have been located.The April 28 wreck...

May 6th, 2016 |  


United Way of Robeson County to team up with Lumberton, Fairmont Post Offices to “Stamp Out Hunger”

United Way of Robeson County to team up with Lumberton, Fairmont Post Offices to “Stamp Out Hunger”

LUMBERTON — Local post offices are partnering with United Way of Robeson County to “Stamp Out Hunger” during its annual weeklong foo...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Next hearing on Chapel Hill slayings slated for June

DURHAM (AP) — The next pretrial hearing will occur in June in the case of a man accused of killing a Muslim couple and one of their relatives in...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Raleigh prison hospital being investigated after inmate death

RALEIGH (AP) — An Iredell County man has died at Central Prison in Raleigh.Public Safety Department spokesman Keith Acree said 39-year-old Steve...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Man shot, killed in Fayetteville parking lot

FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — Police in Fayetteville are investigating after a man was shot in a parking lot and later died.Police said in a news release ...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Sunday event to help teens chase goals

Sunday event to help teens chase goals

LUMBERTON — Flying Angels Entertainment and Outreach will hold a fundraiser Sunday to help two Robeson County teenagers achieve their dreams.The...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Statewide raids include 5 Robeson gaming operations

LUMBERTON — Five Robeson County businesses were among 115 raided as part of a statewide illegal gaming operation this week.Operation Cannonball,...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Crime report

TheftsKevin Turner, of East 16th Street in Lumberton, reported Friday that someone broke into his home and stole his cellphone, valued at $600, accord...

May 6th, 2016 |  


HB2 could cost UNC system $1.4B

HB2 could cost UNC system $1.4B

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s prized public universities could be the biggest losers as state leaders defend a new law limiting the rights of...

May 6th, 2016 |