Robeson County crime report

VandalismNorwood Powell, of Martin Luther King Drive, Lumberton, reported Wednesday that someone broke the window of a car belonging to Tissie Powell ...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Officials: Lumbee Homecoming bomb threat unsubstantiated

Officials: Lumbee Homecoming bomb threat unsubstantiated

LUMBERTON — Robeson County officials say no evidence has been found to substantiate alleged threats of violence targeting Lumbees in Robeson Cou...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


HB2 revisions in play

HB2 revisions in play

RALEIGH — The window is small and the legislative strategy tricky, but GOP leaders say there’s still a chance to change the North Carolina...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Lumbee Homecoming celebration hits homestretch

Lumbee Homecoming celebration hits homestretch

PEMBROKE — The final days of the Lumbee Homecoming will include fitness, fireworks and remarks from the tribal chairman. The 48th annual event be...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Pembroke honors former mayor

Pembroke honors former mayor

PEMBROKE — Pembroke dedicated is quaint downtown park next to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke on Wednesday in honor of the late Milton ...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Robeson representatives favor budget ahead of House vote

Robeson representatives favor budget ahead of House vote

LUMBERTON — Robeson County’s four representatives in the House say they will likely vote in favor of a proposed $22.3 state budget, citing raises ...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Volunteers needed for Friday cleanup

LUMBERTON — The annual roadside cleanup sponsored by the Robeson County Clean and Green Steering Committee will be held beginning at 8 a.m. Frid...

June 30th, 2016 |  


Clinton, Obama visiting NC on Tuesday

CHARLOTTE (AP) — President Barack Obama and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton are traveling to North Carolina to campa...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


City first up Friday with fireworks show

LUMBERTON — Robeson County residents have a few chances to catch Fourth of July fireworks, including Lumberton’s light show. Lumberton will hol...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Bill allows state takeover of struggling schools

RALEIGH (AP) — A plan to hand over some of North Carolina’s struggling elementary schools to charter operators is headed to Gov. Pat McCro...

June 30th, 2016 |