2016 Robeson County delinquent taxes

LUMBERTON — A list of delinquent Robeson County taxpayers is now available on robesonian.com. The 30-page list includes the names of people a...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


Lumberton man shot dead, woman kidnapped

Lumberton man shot dead, woman kidnapped

PROCTORVILLE — A Lumberton man is dead following a home invasion-turned-kidnapping that stretched to Columbus County. Robeson deputies found 23-y...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


Crime report

Break-insThe following break-ins were reported to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office:Denise Bullard, of Mount Zion Church Road, Maxton; Clothin...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Senate up teacher ante

RALEIGH — Senate Republicans on Wednesday previewed their plan to pay teachers more than what Gov. Pat McCrory and House members have offered, b...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Bill cutting tuition at UNCP advances

RALEIGH — A proposal to dramatically reduce tuition at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke and four other UNC system campuses is inchin...

May 26th, 2016 |  


State BOE to hear Pembroke election protests

State BOE to hear Pembroke election protests

LUMBERTON — The State Board of Elections has decided to hear Allen Dial’s appeal of a Robeson County Board of Elections decision to dismiss his pr...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


Inmate says he was beaten at local prison

Inmate says he was beaten at local prison

LUMBERTON — The Department of Public Safety is denying allegations from a Lumberton inmate who says he was beaten for no reason.Injuries 65-year...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Weatherspoon coal-ash cleanup gets 2024 deadline

Weatherspoon coal-ash cleanup gets 2024 deadline

LUMBERTON — Stay vigilant and make it clear to legislators and others that nothing will be accepted but “excavation and total removal̶...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Man shot to death at Winston-Salem strip club

WINSTON-SALEM (AP) — A man has been shot to death in the parking lot of a Winston-Salem strip club.Police told local media outlets that 41-year-...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Man bitten by cobra charged with owning illegal animals

CHAPEL HILL (AP) — An Orange County man who was bitten by a king cobra earlier this month has been charged by authorities with owning illegal an...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |