Kids schooled on dental health

Kids schooled on dental health

LUMBERTON — Thanks to the generosity of some local dentists and an outreach effort, about 600 Robeson County children can smile with more confid...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Newspaper expects to return to building in 3 months

Newspaper expects to return to building in 3 months

LUMBERTON — Renovation work has begun to accelerate at The Robesonian newspaper office, which suffered damage and other losses totaling about $1...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Homeowners seek relief

Homeowners seek relief

LUMBERTON — Each time Warren Altman walks across the sagging floor of his home in South Lumberton, he is reminded of Oct. 8, Hurricane Matthew a...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Goodman: HB2 repeal uphill battle

Goodman: HB2 repeal uphill battle

LUMBERTON — State Rep. Ken Goodman knows it’s a political risk for him to be a primary sponsor of bipartisan legislation aimed at breaking...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Deadline today for grant app

Deadline today for grant app

LUMBERTON — Today is the last day to apply for a hazard mitigation grant being offered through the state Division of Emergency Management for th...

February 24th, 2017 |  


‘GMA’ shoutout pays off big for Second Harvest

‘GMA’ shoutout pays off big for Second Harvest

FAYETTEVILLE — A 20-second mention on ABC’s “Good Morning America” broadcast that featured the local recovery from Hurricane M...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Medical course called life-saver

Medical course called life-saver

LUMBERTON — Medical residents, medical students, paramedics in training and doctors received on Wednesday training on the importance of collabor...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 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 |  


Graham first to announce run for sheriff

Graham first to announce run for sheriff

LUMBERTON — The Internal Affairs investigator for the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office has become the first candidate to officially enter t...

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


Grant sought to expand Family Treatment Court

Grant sought to expand Family Treatment Court

LUMBERTON — Robeson County’s successful Family Treatment Court could become even better if a federal grant to expand the program is awarde...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |