Purple Door brings Neil Simon comedy to RCC

LUMBERTON — Purple Door Productions, a resident theater group of Robeson County, is set to open its season with an American comedy classic, Neil...

September 26th, 2016 |  


New Panera Bread opens in Lumberton

New Panera Bread opens in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — Panera Bread got off to a quick start when the bakery and cafe opened its doors for the first time on Wednesday at 6 a.m. to a crowd...

September 26th, 2016 |  


‘Step outside the box’ with Robeson 4-H

‘Step outside the box’ with Robeson 4-H

We have all heard the saying “step outside the box” or “step out of your comfort zone.”Well, the Robeson County 4-H Program gi...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87

Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87

Arnold Palmer charged across the golf course and into America’s living rooms with a go-for-broke style that made a country club sport popular fo...

September 26th, 2016 |  


County seeks manager for BB&T work

County seeks manager for BB&T work

LUMBERTON — Robeson County has started the search for the company that will oversee renovations of the former BB&T building on Chestnut Stre...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Finalists named for RCC’s next president

LUMBERTON — The list of candidates for presidency of Robeson Community College has been narrowed to six, and interviews of the finalists continu...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Pet of the week

Pet of the week

Mikey, a Labrador retriever and basset hound mix, was rescued from the pound. He is about 1 year old. To see Mikey and other animals available for ado...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Charlotte police to release footage of fatal shooting

CHARLOTTE — Charlotte’s police chief announced Saturday that he would release body and dashboard camera footage of the shooting of a black...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Drugs seized from Shannon home, 1 charged

SHANNON — More than 4 ounces of marijuana were seized from a Shannon home on Friday, morning according to Robeson County Sheriff Kenneth Sealey....

September 24th, 2016 |  


Robeson fair-goers should heed detour

LUMBERTON — There is plenty of fun to be found at the Robeson Regional Agricultural Fair, which will celebrate its 70th year beginning Thursday ...

September 24th, 2016 |