Owner of indoor flear market says nothing fake at her business

To the Editor,The purpose of this letter is to make a clarification to a story that was published in The Robesonian on Saturday that was titled “...

May 24th, 2016 |  


May is the month to honor contributions of our seniors

To the Editor,Older adults are a growing and increasingly vital part of our country. The contributions they make to our communities are varied, deeply...

May 13th, 2016 |  


Geosynthetics offers cost-saving alternative for roads

To the Editor,In his opinion piece, “Road Policies Need Attention,” John Hood astutely notes that lawmakers in North Carolina should rethi...

May 9th, 2016 |  


Stranded motorists thankful for help in Lumberton

To the Editor,Two weeks ago my husband and I were headed home from Virginia when the alternator on our vehicle went out. We were stranded on a Friday ...

May 5th, 2016 |  


We must remember past when deciding future of our schools

To the Editor,I am aware in writing this letter that it will be just another opinion in the ongoing discussion of our recent county school matter but ...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Community must be a part of school consolidation plan

To the Editor,In Robeson County’s history, there have been four major school reform efforts in the last 60 years — school integration, dou...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Alernative school should be part of plan to consolidate

To the Editor,The more details I hear about the proposed school consolidation plan, the more I lean in favor from atop the fence I’m sitting on....

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Firm’s CEO addresses concerns on schools construction plans

To the Editor,I am writing to correct misinformation that was in a recent letter to the editor concerning Robeson County’s school construction n...

April 28th, 2016 |  


Cummings pushing school plan hard that will benefit Metcon

To the Editor,Circumstantially, the school consolidation plan is a collaborative effort between Commissioner Raymond Cummings and Metcon. Commissioner...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Graduates should not limit themselves when picking college

To the Editor,Well it is that time of year again — graduation. Many young people have a decision to make that will influence the rest of their l...

April 26th, 2016 |