Bojangles to quit chickens fed antibiotics

CHARLOTTE (AP) — Bojangles’ has announced it will be phasing out chicken raised on antibiotics following protests from activists.The Charl...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Mayor puts brakes on erratic driver

GREENVILLE (AP) — The mayor of Greenville turned traffic cop last weekend after he helped keep a motorist driving erratically from getting back ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Witness: Shooting victim had gun

DURHAM. (AP) — A witness has told investigators that a black man fatally shot last week by North Carolina police had a gun.A police report relea...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Nominee’s no-show angers Senate Republicans

RALEIGH — The legal fight over whether Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper’s Cabinet choices can be confirmed resurfaced Wednesday as angry Senate ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Man charged with thefts

Man charged with thefts

LUMBERTON — A Lumberton man was jailed Tuesday after being charged with a string of break-ins.Dakota Lee McDonald, 20, of Howell Road in Lumbert...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Employees at the T-mobile store on Fayetteville Road in Lumberton reported a Galaxy S7 Edge cellphone valued at $780 was stolen.Jason Jenkins of Grey ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Show on Friday to benefit flood victims

LUMBERTON — Tickets are still available for a fundraiser for families displaced by flooding that will be held at the Carolina Civic Center on Fr...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Schools hire state group to aid search

Schools hire state group to aid search

LUMBERTON — The Board of Education for the Public Schools of Robeson County on Tuesday hired the North Carolina School Boards Association to con...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Bill would target ‘sanctuary’ cities

RALEIGH — North Carolina lawmakers are again considering whether to punish local governments if they don’t comply with federal immigration...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Fairmont OKs bid for sewer work

FAIRMONT — The Board of Commissioners unanimously accepted on Tuesday a bid of more than $1 million to make repairs to the town’s sewer sy...

February 22nd, 2017 |