Two Robesonians heading to Democratic National Convention

Two Robesonians heading to Democratic National Convention

LUMBERTON — Two Robeson County Democrats are heading to Philadelphia to serve as delegates to the Democratic National Convention that kicks off ...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Recognition eludes tribe

Recognition eludes tribe

MAXTON —Leaders of the Tuscarora Nation of North Carolina on Friday asked state Sen. Jane Smith for help in cutting through all the bureaucratic...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Ex-headmaster accuse of $9M theft

CHARLOTTE (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a former headmaster at a private school in suburban Charlotte is charged with wire fraud stemming from ...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Rip currents drown 2 at Outer Banks

HATTERAS (AP) — Authorities say two swimmers have died in as many days in rip currents at the Cape Hatteras National Seashore on North Carolina&...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Deputies won’t be charged in shooting death

WENTWORTH (AP) — A North Carolina prosecutor says no charges will be filed against two sheriff’s deputies in the death of a man killed in ...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


NBA snub latest hit for McCrory on HB2

NBA snub latest hit for McCrory on HB2

RALEIGH — The NBA All-Star Game’s exit from North Carolina because of a law limiting protections for LGBT people represents some of the wo...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Tough times to wear blue

Tough times to wear blue

LUMBERTON — Local law enforcement offices say that while they are being extra careful following the murders of eight police officers in Dallas a...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Four-wheelers testing county’s patience

Four-wheelers testing county’s patience

LUMBERTON — Robeson County Commissioner Roger Oxendine is calling a growing problem with four-wheelers an “epidemic.”“It used ...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Harry is a one-year-old Jack Russell Terrier mix up to date on vaccinations, de-wormed and looking for a forever home. To see Harry and other animals ...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


St. Pauls man charged in armed robbery

LUMBERTON — A St. Pauls man has been arrested and charged with using a weapon while robbing a Dollar General store on Wednesday, according to a stat...

July 22nd, 2016 updated: July 22nd, 2016. |