LUMBERTON — County Commissioner Roger Oxendine wants a plaque with the words “In God We Trust” placed on the wall of the room in the county administration building on Elm Street where the commissioners meet to conduct county...
With the start of the new year, college application deadlines are fast-approaching. This is a busy time for high school juniors and seniors who have post-secondary educational goals.
PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke has a new logo.
FAIRMONT — The Fairmont Board of Commissioners on Tuesday again tabled a proposed ordinance that would ban sagging pants in the town, and the commissioner who spearheaded the effort says he won't continue to push it.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says it's time to turn the page after years of economic hardship at home and wars overseas. But Republicans in charge of Congress say the voters already took care of that last November — and...
LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Sheriff's Office is looking for a gunman who robbed a convenience store Monday on N.C. 41 North.
RAEFORD (AP) — Hoke County deputies are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in a motel in Raeford.
MAXTON — Maxton residents spoke out Tuesday against the closing the CSX railroad crossing on Third Street, and the Board of Commissioners listened.Following a public hearing during which two residents voiced their...
Break-insThe following break-ins were reported to the Robeson County Sheriff's Office:
LUMBERTON — Robeson County celebrated the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday through word and song, praising the civil rights leader and others of the early civil rights movement for efforts and sacrifices made to ensure equal...
FAYETTEVILLE — Cumberland County's efforts to bring Sanderson Farms to Fayetteville, once thought to be dead, might get rebooted.
RALEIGH — A clue discovered just a few years ago on a centuries-old map has led researchers back to a North Carolina site in hopes of discovering whether the men, women and children of North Carolina's “Lost Colony” settled...
RALEIGH (AP) — Gov. Pat McCrory picked the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday to name two new members of a state commission that promotes the work of the civil rights hero.
PEMBROKE – The University of North Carolina at Pembroke has announced its Chancellors and Honors lists for the 2014 fall semester.CHANCELLOR'S HONORS
LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday will consider a request from the county jail administrator to apply for a grant to be used for the purchase of hand held radios.
LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Democratic Party has been fined by the state Board of Elections for not filing campaign finance reports on time.
LUMBERTON — Across Robeson County, gasoline prices have plummeted to just north of $2 — the cheapest fuel has been since 2009 — and motorists are rejoicing.
PEMBROKE — Having witnessed the civil rights movement from the front lines, Benjamin Chavis says the fight for equality is far from over.
MAXTON — A several-months-long investigation by the Robeson County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division culminated Thursday when three people were arrested and 7 pounds of marijuana seized.
PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke's online graduate program in Elementary Education has been recognized for its high quality by U.S. News and World Report, America's leading college rating...
WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder has largely prohibited a program that allows local and state law enforcement agencies to seize property without issuing warrants or criminal charges, turn it over to the federal government, and receive a...
Making A's just got a lot easier for high schoolers in Robeson County as did passing a course — at least during the next school year.
LUMBERTON — Four men have pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in Robeson County cases so far this year, including one who may have otherwise faced a death sentence.
PEMBROKE — A popular hamburger joint on East Third Street in Pembroke is closed for the foreseeable future following a fire that broke out inside the restaurant Friday morning.