Man wanted in connection with murder, robbery in Red Springs

Man wanted in connection with murder, robbery in Red Springs

RED SPRINGS — The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Red Springs man in connection with a robbery and murder early Sunday morning. ...

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


North Carolina warily watching 2 tropical weather systems

RALEIGH — Business owners, beachgoers, and fishing captains on North Carolina’s Outer Banks were warily watching tropical weather Monday t...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Robeson County crime report

TheftsAmanda Locklear, of Trol Road, Maxton, reported Sunday that $100 in cash, a $150 purse, a $30 wallet and IDs were stolen from her room at Royal ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Lawsuit: Robeson man ripped off prospective homebuyers

Lawsuit: Robeson man ripped off prospective homebuyers

RALEIGH — Attorney General Roy Cooper has filed a lawsuit against a Robeson County man accused of pocketing money people gave him to buy manufacture...

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


Smithfield employees return to plant after chemical reaction

TAR HEEL — The Smithfield Packing Plant in Tar Heel has allowed its employees to return to the facility after being evacuated because of an early mo...

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


Perfect NC peaches

Perfect NC peaches

Sweet and juicy peaches are one of North Carolina’s finest summertime fruits. Though they are available year round, they taste best and are less...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Woody’s Bar-B-Q to open in Lumberton

Woody’s Bar-B-Q to open in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — Barbecue enthusiasts have another choice to look forward to when Woody’s Bar-B-Q opens next month.A year ago, husband-wife tea...

August 29th, 2016 |  


School needs back on agenda

School needs back on agenda

LUMBERTON — Key players in a discussion to build new schools in Robeson County will meet Tuesday but apparently without representation of a key ...

August 28th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Clean and Green meets Tuesday

PEMBROKE — The next meeting of Robeson County’s Clean and Green Committee will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the office of the Lumber River Coun...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Filing begins for Lumbee elections

Filing begins for Lumbee elections

PEMBROKE — Candidate filings for the Lumbee Tribal Council will begin Monday, despite many tribal members being unaware of which voting district...

August 28th, 2016 |