Food service training classes offered

LUMBERTON — Food safety training for food service employees is available in May and June.ServSafe food safety certification training will be hel...

April 29th, 2017 |  


It’s berry picking time again

It’s berry picking time again

I absolutely love springtime when plants in the garden are beginning to grow. I especially love when it’s time for strawberries. Nothing beats t...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Lumbee Bank announces promotions, transfers

Lumbee Bank announces promotions, transfers

PEMBROKE — Nine employees of Lumbee Guaranty Bank have been promoted or transferred to other positions, according to information provided by the...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Family Dollar to open in Elrod

MATTHEWS — A Family Dollar store will open to the public on Thursday in Elrod, a small community in southwestern Robeson County, according to a ...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


For 50 years, Koonce and Noble kept the faucet on

For 50 years, Koonce and Noble kept the faucet on

LUMBERTON — If you’ve had a drink of clean, clear tap water in Robeson County, you undoubtedly have engineering firm Koonce, Noble & A...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Volunteers key to the success at 4-H

Volunteers key to the success at 4-H

Ready for something that sounds impressive? In 2016, adult 4-H volunteers gave 3,066 hours of their time to the Robeson County 4-H Program. When you r...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


SECU moving branch off West Fifth Street

SECU moving branch off West Fifth Street

LUMBERTON — The State Employees Credit Union will moved its West Fifth Street branch to a site on N.C. 711 and Nigel Road, near Pinecrest Countr...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Entrepreneurship summit this week at UNCP

Entrepreneurship summit this week at UNCP

PEMBROKE — If you are a budding entrepreneur or have dreams of becoming an entrepreneur, you don’t want to miss UNC Pembroke’s ninth...

April 15th, 2017 |  


BioAg symposium at UNCP Thursday

PEMBROKE — The eighth annual Farm Bureau BioAg Symposium will be held at UNC Pembroke’s Biotechnology Research and Training Center on Thur...

April 14th, 2017 |  


A soil test can help manage fertility in grasses

RALEIGH — Knowing what type of grass is in your yard, coupled with the scientific results of a soil test, can help homeowners know when is the b...

April 10th, 2017 |