Fire critically injures 2

RAEFORD (AP) — Authorities say a husband and wife were both severely burned after an argument between them led to a fire in their Raeford home.H...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Truck driver gets 65 days in child’s death

HILLSBOROUGH (AP) — A dump truck driver whose unattended truck ran over and killed a North Carolina boy while he went to use the bathroom has be...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Two more accused in murder

Two more accused in murder

LUMBERTON — Two men who surrendered to police have been charged in the shooting death last month of a Lumberton man.Jonathon Haywood, 37, of Str...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Special events St. John Baptist Church in Shannon will have a black history program at 3 p.m. on Sunday featuring World War II Tuskegee airman, the Re...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Crime report

Edward Jones, of East Sixth Street in Lumberton, reported Friday that someone broke into his residence and stole a Model 1938 Luger handgun, a fire sa...

February 20th, 2017 |  


UNC Pembroke staff recognized for service

UNC Pembroke staff recognized for service

PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke recently recognized 63 employees for their years of service.The annual Service Awards Lu...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Stand fast in liberty given by Jesus Christ

Galatians 5:1-17At the end of the fourth chapter, Paul gives an allegory explaining the freedom Christians have in Christ Jesus. There are two covenan...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Looking for members of ‘Young Leaders’

Looking for members of ‘Young Leaders’

Social media is a wonderful place for ideas, and thoughts that may have never crossed your mind. Recently, I read a post concerning the aftermath of H...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Highlander Academy holds homecoming Saturday

RED SPRINGS — Highlander Academy, a private school in Red Springs, will hold its homecoming on Saturday for interested alumni.The academy, which...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Robeson Countyman dies in fire

LUMBERTON — A Robeson County man was killed and his wife was injured Friday in a fire at their home on U.S. 301 between Lumberton and Rowland.Ac...

February 20th, 2017 |