Downtown plan on RDL agenda

LUMBERTON — A master plan for downtown Lumberton will be discussed on Tuesday during a meeting of Rediscover Downtown Lumberton at Adelio’...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Kids schooled on dental health

Kids schooled on dental health

LUMBERTON — Thanks to the generosity of some local dentists and an outreach effort, about 600 Robeson County children can smile with more confid...

February 25th, 2017 |  


ACC commissioner hopes for HB2 fix

ACC commissioner hopes for HB2 fix

GREENSBORO — Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford says he’s encouraged that North Carolina lawmakers have filed bipartisan...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Court to weigh Facebook ban on sex offenders

RALEIGH — Fresh from a trip to traffic court, Lester Packingham Jr. celebrated his turn of good fortune by announcing to friends on Facebook tha...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Currie Chain Saw cranks back up after flooding

Currie Chain Saw cranks back up after flooding

LUMBERTON — With spring just around the corner, people will soon doing yard work, cutting their grass and clearing the way to plant gardens, goo...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Judge to headline women’t summit on March 8

Judge to headline women’t summit on March 8

.PEMBROKE — The third annual Women’s Empowerment Summit will be held at UNC Pembroke’s Office for Regional Initiatives on March 8.Th...

February 25th, 2017 |  


11 earn honors at Sandhills

PINEHURST — Eleven students with ties to Robeson County achieved academic honors during the fall semester at Sandhills Community College.Kasey C...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Newspaper expects to return to building in 3 months

Newspaper expects to return to building in 3 months

LUMBERTON — Renovation work has begun to accelerate at The Robesonian newspaper office, which suffered damage and other losses totaling about $1...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Workshop focuses on raised gardens

LUMBERTON — An interactive discussion on raised-bed gardening will be held March 11 from 10 a.m until noon at the O. P. Owens Agriculture Center...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Homeowners seek relief

Homeowners seek relief

LUMBERTON — Each time Warren Altman walks across the sagging floor of his home in South Lumberton, he is reminded of Oct. 8, Hurricane Matthew a...

February 24th, 2017 |