Collins has experience to lead Lumbee Tribe

In my opinion, in November 2015, the Lumbee must elect a Tribal Chairman with relevant experience. The last two Tribal …

October 9th, 2015 updated: October 9th, 2015. |  

UNCP alumni head thankful to homecoming contributors

UNCP alumni head thankful to homecoming contributors

To the Editor, The UNCP Alumni Association would like to express our sincerest thanks and gratitude to the many individuals …

October 5th, 2015 updated: October 5th, 2015. |  

Residents need to be informed on issues affecting their communities

To the Editor, There are issues in our community, county, state and nation that need to be addressed or at …

October 1st, 2015 updated: October 1st, 2015. |  

Longtime sports fan praises newspaper for better coverage

To the Editor, As a lifelong Robeson County sports fan, I would like to thank Donnie Douglas for keeping his …

September 30th, 2015 updated: September 30th, 2015. |  

Local veterinarians praised for helping travelers’ pet’s needs

To the Editor, We are deeply grateful to Dr. Timothy Potter and Kelly, a member of his staff, for assisting …

September 30th, 2015 updated: September 30th, 2015. |  

Take a walk on Oct. 17 andhelp fight Alzheimer’s disease

To the Editor, Alzheimer’s disease is a growing epidemic and the nation’s sixth-leading cause of death. In the United States, …

September 28th, 2015 |  

Fairmont candidate says new board should hire manager

To the Editor, On Sept. 11 an application for Fairmont town manager was placed on the desk of current town …

September 24th, 2015 updated: September 24th, 2015. |  

Vote for Godwin and take back the tribal government

To the Editor, The Lumbee people worked hard to establish a tribal constitution: it took a Lumbee Constitution Assembly, a …

September 22nd, 2015 updated: September 24th, 2015. |  

Fund should be establishedto help the poor with burials

To the Editor, There are unfortunate realities in working with the humanity of North Carolina’s poorest county and neighboring regions. …

September 21st, 2015 |  

State funding critical toproviding enough physicians

To the Editor, Graduate Medical Education is a key budget issue in the North Carolina General Assembly. The real issue …

September 14th, 2015 updated: September 17th, 2015. |  

Court has spoken, fightBrooks at the ballot box

To the Editor, The Lumbee Tribal Supreme Court ruling that Paul Brooks is eligible to run for a third time …

September 3rd, 2015 |  

Lawmakers aren’t protectingthe public from sex offenders

To the Editor, Robeson County is often at or near the bottom of lists we should be at the top …

August 24th, 2015 |  

To deter drunken driving,make punishment fit crime

To the Editor, I was sad to read in a reprinted editorial from your newspaper in the Aug. 20 edition …

August 21st, 2015 |  

Lumbee people need to sayno to third term for Brooks

To the Editor, On Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at The Turtle the Lumbee Tribal Supreme Court will hear Paul Brooks’ …

August 20th, 2015 updated: August 21st, 2015. |  

Watkins was right to say no;school board decision wrong

To the Editor, The hiring of someone who had not even applied for the job of superintendent of Public Schools …

August 12th, 2015 |  

Misdemeanor not enough for drunken drivers who kill

To the Editor, Our lawmakers must accept and bear a lot of the blame for crime. Our laws have no …

August 11th, 2015 updated: August 11th, 2015. |  

School board moves countybackwards with recent actions

To the Editor, It seems our school system is going to continue backwards. I am so frustrated with the actions …

August 7th, 2015 |  

Robeson will benefit by pickof Watkins as superintendent

To the Editor, Rest easy citizens of Robeson County. Your school board’s selection of Dr. Rick Watkins as your superintendent …

August 5th, 2015 updated: August 5th, 2015. |  

Duke Energy makes messclearing way for utility lines

To the Editor, I’m not sure if the readers of The Robesonian have experienced a similar problem in their community …

July 22nd, 2015 |  

Greed at The Turtle preventstribe from helping the needy

To the Editor, I recently published on Facebook more than 100 salaries and names of employees of the Lumbee Tribe …

July 20th, 2015 |  

Dog adopter praise staff atshelter for roadside rescue

To the Editor, I saw a post on a Facebook asking for help finding a newly adopted dog that had …

July 14th, 2015 |  

Ivey commended for service,leaves big shoes to be filled

To the Editor, As a citizen of Precinct 4, I want to extend a big thank you to Councilman Harry …

July 14th, 2015 |  


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