Schoolneedsback onagenda

Schoolneedsback onagenda

LUMBERTON — Key players in a discussion to build new schools in Robeson County will meet Tuesday but apparently without representation of a key ...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Clean and Green meets Tuesday

PEMBROKE — The next meeting of Robeson County’s Clean and Green Committee will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the office of the Lumber River Coun...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Filing begins for Lumbee elections

Filing begins for Lumbee elections

PEMBROKE — Candidate filings for the Lumbee Tribal Council will begin Monday, despite many tribal members being unaware of which voting district...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Triathlon puts fun in fitness

Triathlon puts fun in fitness

PEMBROKE — Two hundred and forty-two feet kicked, pedaled and ran across the finish line at Saturday’s Tri-Warriors Youth Triathlon.The 12...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Lowering juvenile age pushed

Lowering juvenile age pushed

LUMBERTON — Raising the age at which some offenders in North Carolina are considered adults would require programs in Robeson County to beef up,...

August 26th, 2016 |  


New districts in place for tribal election

New districts in place for tribal election

PEMBROKE — With candidates able to begin filing for Lumbee Tribal Council seats on Monday, the tribe’s Board of Elections learned just thi...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Smith: Zika doesn’t pose threat in Robeson in short-term

Smith: Zika doesn’t pose threat in Robeson in short-term

LUMBERTON — The director for the Robeson County Health Department says local residents need not worry about the Zika virus anytime soon, but it ...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


Fewer parking places for Panthers this season

CHARLOTTE. (AP) — An uptown development boom means fans of the Carolina Panthers will need to reverse field to find parking and tailgating space...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Shooting death ruled an accident

LELAND (AP) — No criminal charges are being filed after investigators concluded a man was accidentally shot when a friend attempted to take a fi...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Seeking a third term in U.S. Senate

Seeking a third term in U.S. Senate

RALEIGH — Republican Sen. Richard Burr drives alone, steering his white 2013 Hyundai sedan to dozens of factory tours and other North Carolina s...

August 26th, 2016 |