Housing money should not be used for a pool, ballfield

To the Editor,To those Lumbee who are defending spending federal housing funds of $600,000 to rehab the Cultural Center pool and $150,000 to build a s...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


‘GMA’ show failed to give credit to all deserving volunteers

To the Editor,The excitement behind the “Good Morning America” show coming to Lumberton could be heard all over town, but what a disappoin...

February 21st, 2017 |  


A vote for Trump can’t be based on Christian values

To the Editor,I do not understand how anyone who is a Christian could vote for Donald Trump. As believers we are told to strive to be like Christ in a...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Clinton had too much support in county of Christians

To the Editor,Just thought that I would drop by the Robeson County Board of Elections to get a copy of the 2016 election returns for review. I noted t...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Better educators are needed,not a $40M technical school

To the Editor,What do students need to succeed academically in Robeson County schools?“Boy, don’t confuse what you want with what you need...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Retired school teacher says just say no to Betsy DeVos

To the Editor,As a retired public school teacher, I have concerns about Secretary of Education nominee, Betsy DeVos. About 90 percent of America’...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Women’s March was about Trump’s win, not Hillary’s loss

To the Editor,Over the past several days I have heard and read negative comments about Saturday’s Women’s March from some people, includin...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Chavis has no right to call former superintendent a ‘loser’

To the Editor,I am writing in response to the article that appeared on your website Robesonian.com on Jan. 13 entitled ” Ben Chavis urges St. Pa...

January 19th, 2017 |  


We were wrong, and right, about Republicans and HB2

To the Editor,A deal was in the making — or so we were told. If Charlotte repeals its ordinance, then HB2 would be repealed — or so we wer...

December 30th, 2016 |  


NC legislators give present to pro-family conservatives

To the Editor,Some North Carolina legislators thankfully gave decent pro-family conservatives a nice Christmas present. They did this by courageously ...

December 28th, 2016 |