Porter possesses the skills to aid Lumbee tribe as its administrator

To the Editor,While I have not lived in Robeson County for almost four decades, I still have a keen interest in keeping up with the issues, events, co...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Wall won’t stop recruitment of immigrants for cheap labor

To the Editor,Democrats are saying Donald Trump has flip-flopped on immigration policy. Republicans are saying he has reversed his policy. Is there a ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Cooper needs to do his job, defend North Carolina in court

To the Editor,Roy Cooper is not doing his job as attorney general. He should be helping the state of North Carolina with their fight in court.Just a c...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Cooper too busy running foroffice to defend voter-ID law

To the Editor,I would like to know why Attorney General Roy Cooper refuses to defend North Carolina in voter-ID case in court?Democratic appointees re...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Fairmont commissioner says residents have right to protest Exit 10 annexation

To the Editor,In The Robesonian article on Wednesday offering coverage of the Fairmont town board meeting, Commissioner Monte McCallum is quoted as sa...

August 18th, 2016 updated: August 19th, 2016. |  


Barton knew his mission,pursued it with a passion

To the Editor,Once again The Creator has seen fit for me to not be aware that a great elder among the Lumbee had passed. I just learned recently when ...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Robeson investigator commends police for capture of break-in suspect

To the Editor,Two fairly rare incidents occurred in Lumberton last week that have left two victims and their families devastated and shocked to the co...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Lumberton moving forward, is filled with acts of kindness

To the Editor,Thanks to all of you that I come in contact with for your kindness, friendliness, and respect directed to me personally. I am sure other...

August 12th, 2016 updated: August 15th, 2016. |  


Legislators fail to meet needs for state’s government retirees

To the Editor.The N.C. General Assembly’s recent session adjourned with several accomplishments, but it fell short in addressing the needs of go...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Pipeline delivers few jobs,but plenty of new concerns

To the Editor,I am writing in response to the oped titled “Pipeline will deliver benefit” by Murchison “Bo” Biggs in Sunday...

August 2nd, 2016 |