Court blocks NC’s vote-ID law

Court blocks NC’s vote-ID law

RALEIGH — A federal appeals court on Friday blocked a North Carolina law that required voters to produce photo identification and included other...

July 29th, 2016 |  


BOE to look at Pembroke vote again Monday

BOE to look at Pembroke vote again Monday

LUMBERTON — The race for mayor of Pembroke, which began in November and continued in March, might soon be resolved.Steve Stone, chairman of the ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Hatteras fishing spot opens early

BUXTON. (AP) — A popular surf-fishing spot near the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse is open to fishing and four-wheel drive vehicles earlier than usual...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Asheville citing those who protested police shooting

ASHEVILLE (AP) — Police in North Carolina have begun delivering citations to activists who last week protested the shooting death of a black man...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Memorial dedicated to honor black Marines

RALEIGH — At the dedication of a memorial Friday honoring the first black U.S. Marines, John Spencer imagined his mind would recall what it was ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Inmates offer garden-variety aid

Inmates offer garden-variety aid

LUMBERTON — Darwin McDuffie has loved gardening since he began helping his grandmother with her plot as a child.“I like coming out here,&#...

July 29th, 2016 |  


B.B. Thompson Young People’s Concert Choir celebrates 40 years

B.B. Thompson Young People’s Concert Choir celebrates 40 years

FAIRMONT — The B.B. Thompson Young People’s Concert Choir will hit its 40th anniversary on a high note during its annual concert Sunday. Since ...

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Robeson County crime report

TheftsRory Parker, of Westminster Road, Lumberton, reported Thursday that someone broke into her house, causing $150 in damage to the door and frame, ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Church events

Special events St. Mary Holy Bible Church of God will continue its convening from today until Sunday. The church is located at 69 Chamber St. in Lu...

July 29th, 2016 updated: July 29th, 2016. |  


Hillary calls for unity

Hillary calls for unity

PHILADELPHIA — Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, an experienced lea...

July 29th, 2016 |