Board decision won’t end lawsuit

Board decision won’t end lawsuit

LUMBERTON — The decision by the Board of Education for the Public Schools of Robeson County to begin a public process to select a new superinten...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Lumbee getinvitation toTrump parade

Lumbee getinvitation toTrump parade

WASHINGTON, D.C. — History will be made Friday when for the first time members of the Lumbee Tribe will be marching in a presidential inaugurati...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Sanderson off to good start

Sanderson off to good start

ST. PAULS — Sanderson Farms began full operations at its St. Pauls processing plant on Jan. 10 and the company’s director of development a...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Fire chief wants pumper truck

Fire chief wants pumper truck

FAIRMONT — With two fire trucks in need of costly repairs, the town’s top fireman wants to buy a new pumper truck estimated at $300,000.Fi...

January 18th, 2017 |  


DOT official updates county on ongoing road repairs

DOT official updates county on ongoing road repairs

LUMBERTON — There are still plenty of road repairs to make as a result of flooding from Hurricane Matthew, a N.C. Department of Transportation o...

January 18th, 2017 |  


United Way fundraiser gives car away Thursday

United Way fundraiser gives car away Thursday

LUMBERTON — Thursday will be someone’s lucky day.The last person standing in the annual United Way Fair Share Car Giveaway will win either...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Butterfield, Adams say they will skip inauguration

Butterfield, Adams say they will skip inauguration

RALEIGH — Two of North Carolina’s representatives to Congress are joining more than 40 other House Democrats who plan to boycott the inaug...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Road closed to repair culvert

LUMBERTON — A portion of Secondary Road 1131 near Raemon will be closed for more than a month so repairs can be made to a culvert damaged by Hur...

January 18th, 2017 |  


BART to distribute clothes Thursday

LUMBERTON — A clothing giveaway will be held Thursday at the office of the Borderbelt AIDS Resources Team to benefit people who lost personal be...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Maxton gets good audit, takes aim at litterbugs

MAXTON — The town’s Board of Commissioners got word Tuesday night that Maxton’s finances are in good shape and listened as the town ...

January 18th, 2017 |