Ronald Coe, of Pate Street in Lumberton, reported Tuesday that someone broke into his residence and stole a .327-caliber Ruger Chrome handgun, valued ...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Fairmont sees delay in receiving FEMA money

Fairmont sees delay in receiving FEMA money

FAIRMONT — A staffing change has put Fairmont behind on receiving payments for damages from Hurricane Matthew, town commissioners learned Tuesda...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


Crossing helped planned at Lumberton High

Crossing helped planned at Lumberton High

LUMBERTON — A pedestrian crosswalk is expected to be in place by the beginning of the next school year to help Lumberton Senior High School stud...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Maxton hires Metcon for water project

Maxton hires Metcon for water project

MAXTON — Town leaders approved the low bid for a water infrastructure improvement project following a closed session during which they considere...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


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March 22nd, 2017 |  


Bill would reduce standardized tests

RALEIGH (AP) — Some North Carolina legislators are advancing a bill that would eliminate more standardized exams for public school students, man...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Dogs critically injure Fayetteville jogger

FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — Officials at UNC Hospitals say a woman mauled by two Great Danes while jogging in her neighborhood is in critical condition....

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Bill bolsters laws to combat gang violence

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s nearly decade-old law designed to punish and deter gang crimes and violence would be rewritten with new crimes ...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Man charged in 2014 murder

Man charged in 2014 murder

LUMBERTON — A Pembroke man was arrested Monday and charged with the 2014 murder of a Robeson County man.Michael Allen Rose, 30, of 200 Mabe St.,...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Florita demoted as chief of Pembroke police

Florita demoted as chief of Pembroke police

PEMBROKE — Pembroke Police Chief Grant Florita has been suspended for three days without pay and will return to work at the department in anothe...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |