Wood remains state auditor following concession

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s fall election essentially wrapped up Friday as the trailing candidate in the state auditor’s race concede...

December 9th, 2016 |  


County native jailed, placed under $200M bond

County native jailed, placed under $200M bond

LUMBERTON — A former Robeson County resident is being held at the Robeson County Detention Center with bail set at $200 million.Aris Lamont Hine...

December 9th, 2016 updated: December 9th, 2016. |  


Nine donations bump fund by $1,825

Nine donations bump fund by $1,825

There are 10 new contributions to The Empty Stocking Fund, which is the most we have received on a single day during this campaign, and they add $1,82...

December 9th, 2016 updated: December 9th, 2016. |  


Family: Woman shot by officer still critical

LUMBERTON — The woman who was shot by a Lumberton police officer suffered five gunshot wounds and remains in critical condition on a ventilator,...

December 9th, 2016 updated: December 9th, 2016. |  


Roundabout almost done

Roundabout almost done

LUMBERTON — The roundabout that is expected to give motorists an easier and safer path to downtown Lumberton is six months ahead of schedule and...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Thefts— Adrian Lowery of East Seventh Street in Lumberton reported that someone broke into his home and stole a washing machine and a dryer valu...

December 9th, 2016 |  


St. Pauls looks to get tighter control of landlords

St. Pauls looks to get tighter control of landlords

ST. PAULS — St. Pauls will invite local landlords to a public hearing as it looks to tighten up town ordinances for rental properties, but town ...

December 9th, 2016 updated: December 9th, 2016. |  


Maxton establishes beautification panel

MAXTON — The Maxton Board of Commissioners on Thursday established the town’s first Beautification Committee.According to Town Manager Kat...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Coal ash protection urged

Coal ash protection urged

LUMBERTON — Local residents and representatives of environmental groups said Thursday that stricter regulations need to be included in wastewate...

December 9th, 2016 updated: December 9th, 2016. |  


City councilman gifts $500 to fund

City councilman gifts $500 to fund

A gift from a Lumberton city councilman and his wife is the largest of four new donations today for The Empty Stocking Fund that add a cool $1,000 to ...

December 9th, 2016 |