UNCP elects Thomas president of alumni association

UNCP elects Thomas president of alumni association

PEMBROKE — A chance to continue his dream of becoming a collegiate athlete led Owen Thomas to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke 10 years ...

May 25th, 2016 updated: May 25th, 2016. |  


Robeson schools consolidated plan halted

Robeson schools consolidated plan halted

By Gabrielle Isaac [email protected] LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Education on Tuesday decided to halt all discussion on a sc...

May 25th, 2016 updated: May 25th, 2016. |  


Early voting for June 7 primary begins; low turnout expected

Early voting for June 7 primary begins; low turnout expected

LUMBERTON — Early voting for the June 7 special congressional primary kicks off Thursday, with candidates for Congress on the Republican ticket ...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Robeson County deliquent taxpayer list to be published Thursday in The Robesonian

LUMBERTON — The Robesonian on Thursday will publish the names of people and businesses that are delinquent in paying property taxes to Robeson C...

May 25th, 2016 |  


NC Senate wants standard deduction increase

RALEIGH (AP) — The state Senate has agreed to increase the amount of individual income not subject to North Carolina taxes even more.The chamber...

May 25th, 2016 |  


New Hanover schools move to ban skinny jeans

WILMINGTON (AP) — A North Carolina school system’s proposal to ban skinny jeans and other tight pants has drawn a flood of opposition from...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Chances dwindling for LGBT law repeal

RALEIGH (AP) — Chances appear to be dwindling that North Carolina lawmakers will alter a contentious, new state law limiting LGBT nondiscriminat...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Alive After 5 tries again Thursday with Rivermist

LUMBERTON — Sunny skies will make way for classic rock band Rivermist to perform Thursday at Alive After 5.The Fayetteville-based band was origi...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Crime report

TheftsDenise Carmichael, of Nelson Way, Lumberton, reported Monday that his $700 iPhone was stolen at Sun Do on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, accordin...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Click It or Ticket campaign underway in NC

RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Transportation annual Click It or Ticket campaign is underway for the 23rd year.The campaign, which k...

May 24th, 2016 |