RALEIGH — North Carolina government took in slightly less than what state officials projected during the first quarter of the fiscal year, and questions persist about whether broad tax changes will crimp the state budget for a second year in a...
RAEFORD (AP) — Raeford police say a man riding his bicycle to work was killed when he was struck by a hit-and-run driver.
LUMBERTON — The Robeson County chapter of the Black Caucus will meet at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Weed & Seed building on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Lumberton.
LUMBERTON — U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson, whose congressional district includes most of Robeson County, pledged Tuesday that he will do everything he can to ensure that federal resources are made available to support local foster care, adoption, and...
LUMBERTON — Marion Rice, a former Robeson County commissioner and school board member, is being remembered as a man with a zest for life and a strong love for horses — an affection that led to an accident and his death.
LUMBERTON — The United Way of Robeson County's ninth annual car giveaway got off to a rolling start Tuesday as Mike Pittman, sales manager at Peterson Toyota, spun the golden barrel, giving two people the chance to win a...
OngoingBethany Christian Fellowship holds its worship services at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays and at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays at the BSU House in Pembroke.
LUMBERTON — Robeson County dodged the worst in a bout of severe storms that have battered the South this week, and clear skies are on the horizon.
RALEIGH — Republican lawmakers can intervene in a pair of challenges to North Carolina's now-defunct gay marriage ban, potentially enabling them to appeal the issue to the U.S. Supreme Court, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.
CHARLOTTE — The former mayor of North Carolina's largest city on Tuesday was sentenced to almost four years in prison for taking bribes from undercover federal agents he thought were developers seeking to fast-track...
PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina will hold its annual veterans luncheon on Saturday at the Pembroke Boys & Girls Club, located behind the Tribal Housing Complex on N.C. 711 just outside of Pembroke. The “Veterans Helping...
ROWLAND — Property owners in Rowland on Tuesday rallied against the town's decision to enforce an 11-year-old ordinance that holds them accountable for water bills left unpaid by former tenants.
Break-insThe following break-ins were reported to the Robeson County Sheriff's Office:Michael Andrew Lester, of Henry Berry Road, Rowland; and Bonnie Michelle Rogers, of Pleasant Hope Road, Fairmont.
LUMBERTON — Southeastern Regional Medical Center will host an American Red Cross blood drive in the Assembly Room at the Medical Center on Thursday from 10 a.m to 2:30 p.m.
LUMBERTON — Hoping to fix the problems of cooling and heating experienced in several campus buildings this year, Robeson Community College officials are looking at entering into “performance contracting” as a way of saving energy and...
RALEIGH — A judge rejected an effort on Monday to force the North Carolina State Fair to allow concealed-carry permit holders to bring handguns, saying it would be “unwise and imprudent” to let weapons into the event.
LUMBERTON — Robeson County residents should expect a heavy dose of rainfall tonight, but as of 9 a.m. today it is uncertain how rough the weather might get.
BLADENBORO — An autopsy concludes there was no foul play in the death of a Bladen County teen found hanged in August.
LUMBERTON — The Board of Education for the Public Schools of Robeson County adopted a revised vehicle usage policy on Monday that includes disciplinary action for those who violate it.
LUMBERTON — The Lumberton City Council on Monday accepted a revised bid for construction of a scoring tower at Northeast Park that allows the structure to built under budget.
RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina has taken a number of steps to be prepared in the event a case of Ebola is diagnosed in the state, Gov. Pat McCrory and Health and Human Services Secretary Aldona Wos said Monday.
RED SPRINGS — A Red Springs High School student was arrested at a recent football game after he was seen brandishing a gun, according to the Red Springs Police Department.
LUMBERTON — A gram of cocaine and a sawed-off shotgun were confiscated from a county man when he was arrested last week, according to the Robeson County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division.
TheftsOra Marsh, of Crandlemire Road, Lumberton, reported Sunday that someone broke into her house, causing $75 in damage to a window, and stole a $500 Sony television, according to a police report.
W. Curt Vincent|Bladen Journal Carmen Flores, 7, left, and her cousin Jasmine Estrava, 6, both of Lumberton, play with the dolls they bought while at the N.C. Grape Festival at Lu Mil Vineyard in Dublin on Saturday.