Sealey unsure, others eyeing sheriff’s seat

Sealey unsure, others eyeing sheriff’s seat

LUMBERTON — Although Sheriff Ken Sealey has yet to say publicly if he will seek re-election to that office in 2018, there is a line forming of t...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Schools’ Finance Committee meets Tuesday

LUMBERTON — The Finance Committee of the Robeson County Public Schools of Robeson County Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Pet of the week

Pet of the week

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December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 4th, 2016. |  


4 commissioners sworn in Monday

LUMBERTON — The four Robeson County commissioners re-elected in November will be sworn-in for four-year terms when the board meets Monday for it...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


SBI still mum on identities in police shooting

LUMBERTON — The State Bureau of Investigation still has not released the names of the woman shot or the Lumberton police officer who shot her du...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Lip Sync Battle now set for May 11

LUMBERTON — The United Way of Robeson County’s first-ever Lip Sync Battle, which had been scheduled for October, has been rescheduled for ...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Brayboy, Bourquin to speak at UNCP ceremony

Brayboy, Bourquin to speak at UNCP ceremony

PEMBROKE — Dr. Bryan Brayboy, senior advisor to the president for American Indian Affairs at Arizona State University, and Dr. Steven Bourquin, ...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Hearing Thursday on coal-ash permits

LUMBERTON — The state Department of Environmental Quality will hold a hearing at 6 p.m. Thursday to get public comments related to permits relat...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Maynor certified in immigration law

Maynor certified in immigration law

RED SPRINGS — Attorney Stacy J. Maynor was recently recognized by the North Carolina State Bar as a board certified specialist in immigration la...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Sanderson eyes Jan. 9 opening

Sanderson eyes Jan. 9 opening

LUMBERTON — Some of the first chickens that will be processed at Sanderson Farms’ under-construction plant near St. Pauls have hatched rec...

December 2nd, 2016 updated: December 2nd, 2016. |