Economics 101: Commerce leaders visit Robeson Community College

Economics 101: Commerce leaders visit Robeson Community College

LUMBERTON — John Skvarla, the state’s secretary of commerce, visited Robeson Community College last week to talk about economic developmen...

May 24th, 2016 |  


College recognizes owner of Sweet Candy Cafe

College recognizes owner of Sweet Candy Cafe

LUMBERTON — Felicia Evans Long, owner of Sweet Candy Cafe in downtown Lumberton, was recently recognized by the University of Phoenix, where she...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Family court: Lumberton judge swears in lawyer daughter

Family court: Lumberton judge swears in lawyer daughter

LUMBERTON — The apple didn’t fall far from the tree for Lumberton District Court Judge Herbert L. Richardson Sr., whose daughter Mary Jane...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Employment on the rise in Robeson County

Employment on the rise in Robeson County

LUMBERTON — Robeson County’s unemployment rate fell to 7.7 percent in March, according to information released by the North Carolina Depar...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Photographer captures biz award from UNCP

Photographer captures biz award from UNCP

PEMBROKE — Photographer Quinyon DeBerry is no stranger to taking pictures that make people say “wow.”But it was his business acumen ...

May 11th, 2016 |  


Bank board tabs CEO of McArthur Construction

Bank board tabs CEO of McArthur Construction

LUMBERTON — Patsy McArthur, president and CEO of McArthur Construction Company in Lumberton, recently joined the Cape Fear Market Community Boar...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Grants fund renovations at Alamac American Knits, Speech N Progress

Grants fund renovations at Alamac American Knits, Speech N Progress

RALEIGH — Two grants totaling $540,000 have been awarded to renovation projects in Lumberton and Pembroke.Gov. Pat McCrory recently announced th...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Coldwell Banker embraces new tech

Coldwell Banker embraces new tech

LUMBERTON — David H. Zeitz, a broker at Coldwell Banker Premier Team Realty in Lumberton, says he was “blown away” after seeing a vi...

April 26th, 2016 updated: April 26th, 2016. |  


Robeson Community College to hold event for small businesses

LUMBERTON — The U.S. Small Business Administration will provide a financing event for small businesses on April 26 at Robeson Community College....

April 11th, 2016 |  


Celebrate environment with Cooperative Extension

Celebrate environment with Cooperative Extension

Earth Day, observed on April 22 each year, is a time for people from all walks of life to demonstrate their contribution toward a cleaner and healthie...

April 9th, 2016 |