Trump card in play

WASHINGTON — Pledging to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the U...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Crime reportPernell Power of Spearman Street in Lumberton reported a storage unit had been broken into and $1,500 worth of power tools and gardening e...

January 20th, 2017 |  


FEMA to close office on Monday

FEMA to close office on Monday

LUMBERTON — Monday is the last day to apply for disaster assistance grants from FEMA in the wake of the flooding caused by Hurricane Matthew, bu...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Lumberton man charged in 2015 homicide

CHARLOTTE (AP) — A Lumberton man has been arrested and charged in the 2015 shooting death of a man in Charlotte.Charlotte police spokesman Keith...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Missing engagement ring found in Georgia

ASHEVILLE (AP) — An engagement ring that a man lost before proposing has been found in Georgia.Daniel Frye of Rock Hill, South Carolina, was set...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Cooper halts payments to Cabinet secretaries

RALEIGH — North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper’s administration has stopped payments that Republican predecessor Pat McCrory ordered before leav...

January 20th, 2017 |  


One charged, 2 sought in shooting death

One charged, 2 sought in shooting death

LUMBERTON — Lumberton police have charged one man in a shooting death that occurred earlier this week, and are looking for two more suspects in ...

January 20th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


Baxley’s fair share wins a car

Baxley’s fair share wins a car

LUMBERTON — One by one, they took a seat.And when 24 had, the one left standing, Tonya Baxley, had won — a brand new car during the United...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Oxendine named as new speaker

Oxendine named as new speaker

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribal Council on Thursday elected Bobby Oxendine to serve as speaker for the coming year. Oxendine replaces Bill James Br...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Crime reportOrlando Callazo of Michigan Circle in Lumberton reported a break-in and the theft of a television, video game components and a television....

January 20th, 2017 |