Incubator to hold start-up competition

PEMBROKE — The Thomas Center for Entrepreneurship and UNC Pembroke Incubator will hold a Chancellor’s Challenge start-up competition on Ap...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Split Robeson board begins search for superintendent

Split Robeson board begins search for superintendent

LUMBERTON — At least two members of the Public Schools of Robeson County Board of Education are skeptical that a fair, open and honest search fo...

February 18th, 2017 |  


A Robeson County native who confronted the Holocaust as a teen and was a key person in UNC’s history has died

A Robeson County native who confronted the Holocaust as a teen and was a key person in UNC’s history has died

The following is republished with the permission of the Charlotte Observer. Jesse Oxendine, a Robeson County native and key person in the history of T...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Post-Matthew housing options subject of public meeting on Monday

LUMBERTON — Robeson County officials are urging those who suffered property damage as a result of Hurricane Matthew to attend a public meeting M...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


Grant sought for substance-abuse help

LUMBERTON — Chief District Court Judge J. Stanley Carmical will ask the Robeson County Board of Commissioners on Monday to serve as the applican...

February 18th, 2017 |  


UNCP partnership quickens path to teaching degree

UNCP partnership quickens path to teaching degree

PEMBROKE — UNC Pembroke and Richmond Community College are making it easier for Scotland and Richmond County residents to become teachers.Last w...

February 18th, 2017 |  


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February 18th, 2017 |  


‘Extraordinary’ UNCP alum dies at age 90

‘Extraordinary’ UNCP alum dies at age 90

PEMBROKE — Jesse Oxendine left many legacies at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, across the state and nation.He rose to the rank of...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Hunt named to DOT board

RALEIGH — A Robeson County attorney has been named by Gov. Roy Cooper to serve on the North Carolina Department of Transportation Board.Grady Hu...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Downtown plan unveiled Feb. 28

LUMBERTON — Anyone wanting to help steer the the future of downtown Lumberton is invited to attend a Feb. 28 meeting at Adelio’s Restauran...

February 17th, 2017 |