Lumbee Tribe could be on hook for $730K

Lumbee Tribe could be on hook for $730K

PEMBROKE — A 2015 on-site monitoring report of Lumbee tribal operations shows the tribe could have to repay the U.S. Department of Housing and U...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Shakur’s life, kindness celebrated

Shakur’s life, kindness celebrated

LUMBERTON — Friends and family of the late Afeni Shakur gathered Wednesday at a packed St. Mary Holiness Church to pay tribute to the Lumberton-...

May 28th, 2016 updated: May 28th, 2016. |  


Bonnie expected to rain on Robeson today, Monday

CHARLESTON, S.C. — The National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Bonnie has formed off South Carolina, strengthening from a tropical depress...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Ferris optimistic on Senate Bill 554 after meeting with Treasury

Ferris optimistic on Senate Bill 554 after meeting with Treasury

LUMBERTON — The head of a firm that has the plan to consolidate Robeson County schools says he is optimistic about a key piece of legislation th...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Robeson County events mark Memorial Day

LUMBERTON — Memorial Day began in 1868 in small communities across the nation as a way to honor those who lost their lives at war. On Monday, Ro...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Salute to the veterans

Salute to the veterans

Gabrielle Isaac | The Robesonian Noah Polega places a flag beside the grave of Sgt. John Robert Edge in Oak Ridge Cemetery in St. Pauls on Friday. Pol...

May 27th, 2016 |  


LUMBERTON — Lumberton police are hoping to help residents of the city’s public housing developments take back their neighborhoods from cri...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Car linked to Proctorville homicide, kidnapping found

Car linked to Proctorville homicide, kidnapping found

LUMBERTON — Robeson County authorities have found a vehicle stolen by two men who fatally shot a Lumberton man Thursday morning.The white Honda ...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Maintenance causes brief power outage

LUMBERTON — A brief power outage around Fayetteville Road in Lumberton was caused by a breaker that went offline during maintenance work on Frid...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Crime report

TheftsCatherine Johnson reported Thursday that someone broke into her vehicle while it was parked on Fayettville Road in Lumberton, causing $500 in da...

May 27th, 2016 |