Don’t Fry Day a reminder of benefits of sunscreen use

To the Editor,What follows Wednesday and Thursday? This, week, it’s “Don’t Fry Day” — an occasion to raise awareness for...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Rumba raises $10,000 that will help with Matthew recovery

To the Editor,On behalf of Robeson Road runners, I would like to thank all of the sponsors and participants in our annual Rumba on the Lumber festivit...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Tribe using education dollars to pay stipends, travel around

To the Editor,Forty-two hundred dollars in what could be college scholarship money is paid out each month to Lumbee Tribal Council members in the form...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Head Start children deserve field trips, graduation ceremony

To the Editor,My grandson attends the Head Start program that is funded by Southeastern Children & Family Service. This program was designed to se...

May 11th, 2017 |  


Republican chairman overlooks his own hypocrisy

To the Editor,Regarding Phillip Stephens’s latest column, the “conservative message,” Mr. Stephens, the chairman of the county Repub...

May 5th, 2017 |  


Recall effort should not be limited to November voters

To the Editor.For 10 years, I have been on a mission of “No Lum Left Behind,” immersing myself in the Lumbee Tribal.Over the years I have ...

May 1st, 2017 |  


Republicans show hypocrisy with their Obamacare stance

To the Editor,On March 6 I attended a Town Hall meeting held by 7th District Congressman David Rouzer, a Republican. I am a resident of the 9th Distri...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Author says he, Brooks not behind the Godwin recall

To the Editor,Paul Brooks and I have absolutely no decision-making authority or involvement in the attempt to recall Harve Godwin as tribal chairman. ...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Lumbee people must reach out and save our children

To the Editor,Unmarried Lumbee children are having children. Lumbee teenagers are waving guns around on Facebook. Our kids are buying drugs across the...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Local GOP party disliked process, not Blue selection

Local GOP party disliked process, not Blue selection

The editor of The Robesonian in a recent editorial has inquired as to the position of the Republican Party regarding the nomination of Kellie Blue to ...

March 28th, 2017 |