Lowering juvenile age pushed

Lowering juvenile age pushed

LUMBERTON — Raising the age at which some offenders in North Carolina are considered adults would require programs in Robeson County to beef up,...

August 26th, 2016 |  


New districts in place for tribal election

New districts in place for tribal election

PEMBROKE — With candidates able to begin filing for Lumbee Tribal Council seats on Monday, the tribe’s Board of Elections learned just thi...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Smith: Zika doesn’t pose threat in Robeson in short-term

Smith: Zika doesn’t pose threat in Robeson in short-term

LUMBERTON — The director for the Robeson County Health Department says local residents need not worry about the Zika virus anytime soon, but it ...

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


Fewer parking places for Panthers this season

CHARLOTTE. (AP) — An uptown development boom means fans of the Carolina Panthers will need to reverse field to find parking and tailgating space...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Shooting death ruled an accident

LELAND (AP) — No criminal charges are being filed after investigators concluded a man was accidentally shot when a friend attempted to take a fi...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Seeking a third term in U.S. Senate

Seeking a third term in U.S. Senate

RALEIGH — Republican Sen. Richard Burr drives alone, steering his white 2013 Hyundai sedan to dozens of factory tours and other North Carolina s...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Living near God, loving other people

Romans 12:1, 2; 13:8-10So far, our lessons based on Paul’s words to the Romans have taught us about great doctrines of the faith. Now, the chall...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Church events

Special events Pentecostal United Holy Church will have a pre-pastoral anniversary speaker on Sunday. The speaker will be elder Larry McLean. On S...

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


Robeson County crime report

TheftsJohnny Arnette, of King Tuck Road, St. Pauls, reported Thursday that he was robbed at gunpoint of $9 in cash, his $10 wallet, bank and ID cards ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Rural church among those providing aid after Louisiana flood

WALKER, La. — Outside the small town of Walker, Louisiana, a rural Baptist church has become an oasis for flood victims.As waters rose amid torr...

August 26th, 2016 |