Around Robeson: ‘Fast and furious’ strawberry preserves

Around Robeson: ‘Fast and furious’ strawberry preserves

I knew I was in for a treat when I signed up for a class on making strawberry preserves at the Robeson County Cooperative Extension.Janice Fields, our...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Speech Pathology Services of Robeson unveils procedure to diagnose swallowing disorders

Speech Pathology Services of Robeson unveils procedure to diagnose swallowing disorders

LUMBERTON — A Lumberton speech pathology clinic is rolling out a new procedure to identify swallowing disorders, in time for Better Speech and H...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Get fit for summer at the beach

Get fit for summer at the beach

“What did the beach say to the wave? Long tide, no sea…”I am in “the short rows” as they say, in the countdown to the Br...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Southeastern Health opens walk-in clinic at Lumberton Drug

Southeastern Health opens walk-in clinic at Lumberton Drug

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Health will open a new, same-day clinic within Lumberton Drug’s Fayetteville Road location today.The Clinic at Lu...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Southeastern General Hospital School of Nursing class reminisces at 50th reunion

Southeastern General Hospital School of Nursing class reminisces at 50th reunion

LUMBERTON — Sandra Austin found a second family at Southeastern General Hospital School of Nursing.“We were like sisters,” said Aust...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Blind Cat Rescue recruiting volunteers

Blind Cat Rescue recruiting volunteers

ST. PAULS — A safe haven for sightless cats is prowling for volunteers.The Blind Cat Rescue and Sanctuary is calling on local animal lovers to l...

May 21st, 2016 updated: May 24th, 2016. |  


Health briefs

Lunch and Learn programto talk stress managementLUMBERTON — Enjoy a healthy lunch and learn about stress on Tuesday.Candace Langston, clinical e...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Ride of Silence will pay tribute to fallen cyclists

Ride of Silence will pay tribute to fallen cyclists

LUMBERTON — The Robeson Road Runners group is gearing up for a quiet ride in honor of fallen bicyclists.The second annual Lumberton Ride of Sile...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Robeson County Arts Council accepting grant applications

Robeson County Arts Council accepting grant applications

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Arts Council is accepting applications for the North Carolina Arts Council Grassroots Arts Program subgrants.Esta...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Artist offers glimpse of Lumberton gallery

Artist offers glimpse of Lumberton gallery

LUMBERTON — Melvin Morris, a mixed media artist in Lumberton, recently gave art lovers a sneak peek at his new Inner Peace gallery.A preview eve...

May 16th, 2016 updated: May 16th, 2016. |