Wreck kills teenager

Wreck kills teenager

LUMBERTON — Highway Patrol troopers are trying to determine why the vehicle a 17-year-old was driving ran of the road on Sunday in an accident t...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Crime report

VandalismRonald Bullard, of Biggs Road, Lumberton, reported Monday that someone scratched and dented his car at Family Dollar on West Fifth Street, ca...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Exhibit at UNCP features LGBT clergy

Exhibit at UNCP features LGBT clergy

PEMBROKE — Religious rights and LGBT rights are often characterized as at odds.However, a new exhibit at The University of North Carolina at Pem...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Ferris on hold as SB554 gets Senate’s OK

Ferris on hold as SB554 gets Senate’s OK

RALEIGH — Robbie Ferris says he’s putting a plan to consolidate Robeson County schools on hold until he can see the final version of Senat...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Pembroke native, former UNCP professor Waltz Maynor, remembered as tireless advocate for students

Pembroke native, former UNCP professor Waltz Maynor, remembered as tireless advocate for students

PEMBROKE — Dr. Waltz Maynor came from humble beginnings.Raised in the Red Banks community in the 1930s, he pursued a career in the classroom, li...

June 28th, 2016 |  


RCC graduates law enforcement class of 2016

RCC graduates law enforcement class of 2016

Robeson Community College’s evening Basic Law Enforcement Training class held its graduation ceremony in the BB&T conference room of the Cha...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Smith receives Gates scholarship

Smith receives Gates scholarship

FAIRMONT — Devin Smith, a native of Fairmont, was recently named a 2016 Gates Millennium Scholar.Smith, the son of Kevin and Cynthia Smith, rece...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Accrediting agency warns Elizabeth City State

ELIZABETH CITY (AP) — The agency that reviews accreditation for Elizabeth City State University has warned the historically black college it nee...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Pembroke OKs budget; tax rate steady

Pembroke OKs budget; tax rate steady

PEMBROKE — The Pembroke Town Council on Monday unanimously approved a $6.1 million budget for the fiscal year that begins Friday.Although the bu...

June 28th, 2016 |  


UNCP tuition cut included in state budget

UNCP tuition cut included in state budget

LUMBERTON — Tuition at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke is one step closer to being reduced to $500 per semester for in-state students. ...

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