512 grab degrees from UNCP

512 grab degrees from UNCP

PEMBROKE — Wilton Perez is persistent.His journey to obtaining a college degree began in 1996. However, raising a family and a career in law enf...

December 10th, 2016 |  


LREMC moving main office to COMtech

LREMC moving main office to COMtech

RED SPRINGS — The Lumbee River Electric Membership Corporation is moving from its longtime corporate home in Red Springs to COMtech industrial p...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Lawmakers return to talk Matthew relief

RALEIGH— Gov. Pat McCrory is calling legislators back to Raleigh Tuessay to authorize disaster relief after Hurricane Matthew and mountain wildf...

December 10th, 2016 |  


School board to talk FEMA Tuesday

PEMBROKE — The Board of Education for the Public Schools of Robeson County will meet at 6 pm. Tuesday.The meeting will be held at The University...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Pate closing after 37 years in business

Pate closing after 37 years in business

LUMBERTON — A family-owned business is about to close after being in business for parts of five decades.After 37 years, Gene Pate is getting rea...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Apply Monday, Tuesday for Christmas program

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Church and Community Center will take applications on Monday and Tuesday for its annual Brighter Christmas progra...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Rotarians give $1,500 to schools

Rotarians give $1,500 to schools

The Lumberton Rotary Club, the Rotary Club of Franklin-Daybreak in Macon County and the Rotary Club of Troutman North Carolina recently donated $1,500...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Miller earns RCC scholarship honoring Goodson

Miller earns RCC scholarship honoring Goodson

It’s difficult not to like an event that honors a hero. It’s even more difficult not to like an event that honors two heroes. That is why ...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Wood remains state auditor following concession

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s fall election essentially wrapped up Friday as the trailing candidate in the state auditor’s race concede...

December 9th, 2016 |  


County native jailed, placed under $200M bond

County native jailed, placed under $200M bond

LUMBERTON — A former Robeson County resident is being held at the Robeson County Detention Center with bail set at $200 million.Aris Lamont Hine...

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