Freeman to attend economics institute

Freeman to attend economics institute

PEMBROKE — The director of the Entrepreneurship Incubator at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke has been selected to attend the 2017 R...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Wild mustangs look for home

Wild mustangs look for home

LUMBERTON — Up for adoption at the Southeastern North Carolina Agricultural Event Center this weekend were 80 mustangs and burros — animal...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Cantey: ‘Our citizens have to come first’

Cantey: ‘Our citizens have to come first’

LUMBERTON — The city councilman who represents an area where two decomposing bodies were found last week says the grisly discoveries are emblema...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Pierce wants NC study on homelessness

Pierce wants NC study on homelessness

RALEIGH — State Rep. Garland Pierce is calling for the establishment of a legislative task force to study what he says is a growing homeless pop...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Warning issued for black bears

FRANKLIN (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service is warning visitors to a western North Carolina recreation area to be on the lookout for black bears.Spe...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Hash browns could contain golf ball chunks

MATTHEWS(AP) — A food company is recalling frozen hash browns from stores in nine states because the potatoes may have pieces of golf balls in t...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


NC’s long summer vacation being challenged

RALEIGH — Some folks can’t get enough of summer. Others see it as a problem that needs fixing.For more than a dozen years, North Carolina ...

April 22nd, 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 |