Tony Prevatte to head homebuilders association

Tony Prevatte to head homebuilders association

LUMBERTON — Tony Prevatte, owner of Prevatte Home Sales in Lumberton, was recently elected president of the North Carolina Manufactured and Modu...

June 20th, 2016 |  


Century 21 recognizes local agent

Century 21 recognizes local agent

LUMBERTON — Linda Metzger, a sales affiliate with Century 21 — The Real Estate Center, has won the company’s Ruby Masters Award for sales produc...

June 18th, 2016 updated: June 18th, 2016. |  


Century 21 recognizes real estate agent

Century 21 recognizes real estate agent

LUMBERTON— Leroy Rising, a sales affiliate with Century 21 — The Real Estate Center, has won the company’s Ruby Masters for sales pr...

June 14th, 2016 |  


St. Pauls clothing store celebrates 100 years

St. Pauls clothing store celebrates 100 years

ST. PAULS — For the past century, Joe Sugar’s has been at the forefront of men’s fashion in St. Pauls.The retailer celebrated its 10...

June 10th, 2016 updated: June 10th, 2016. |  


New business brings butcher shop back to Lumberton

New business brings butcher shop back to Lumberton

LUMBERTON — Jerry Warwick is bringing the neighborhood butcher shop back to Robeson County.Warwick owns Carolina Surf and Turf Market, which ope...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Smithfield’s restaurant reopens in Lumberton

Smithfield’s restaurant reopens in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — After being on hiatus since the beginning of the year, Smithfield’s Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q in Lumberton will reopen Tuesday....

May 31st, 2016 |  


Economics 101: Commerce leaders visit Robeson Community College

Economics 101: Commerce leaders visit Robeson Community College

LUMBERTON — John Skvarla, the state’s secretary of commerce, visited Robeson Community College last week to talk about economic developmen...

May 24th, 2016 |  


College recognizes owner of Sweet Candy Cafe

College recognizes owner of Sweet Candy Cafe

LUMBERTON — Felicia Evans Long, owner of Sweet Candy Cafe in downtown Lumberton, was recently recognized by the University of Phoenix, where she...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Family court: Lumberton judge swears in lawyer daughter

Family court: Lumberton judge swears in lawyer daughter

LUMBERTON — The apple didn’t fall far from the tree for Lumberton District Court Judge Herbert L. Richardson Sr., whose daughter Mary Jane...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Employment on the rise in Robeson County

Employment on the rise in Robeson County

LUMBERTON — Robeson County’s unemployment rate fell to 7.7 percent in March, according to information released by the North Carolina Depar...

May 11th, 2016 |