Class shows everyone with diabetes counts

MAXTON — The class is called Everyone with Diabetes Counts. The organizers, St. Matthews Metropolitan AME Zion Church’s Health and Wellness Minist...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Companionship on the ‘coffee route’: Volunteer helps patients navigate SRMC

Companionship on the ‘coffee route’: Volunteer helps patients navigate SRMC

LUMBERTON — Jude Bullard Jr. says he couldn’t have chosen a better place to do volunteer work than Southeastern Regional Medical Center in Lumbert...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 27th, 2016. |  


Lumberton native Jill McCorkle wins literary prize from UNC

Lumberton native Jill McCorkle wins literary prize from UNC

LUMBERTON — Author Jill McCorkle lives in Hillsborough, but her imagination lives in Lumberton — or someplace that looks a lot like it.The...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Local organizations earn Arts Council grants

Local organizations earn Arts Council grants

LUMBERTON — The North Carolina Arts Council has awarded a total $18,416 in Grassroots Grants to four nonprofits in Robeson County as part of its...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Activities abound at Robeson County Public Library

Activities abound at Robeson County Public Library

One of my greatest joys has been watching my daughter’s excitement for the library grow as she gets older. Without fail, when someone mentions s...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Clive King drawings come to UNCP

Clive King drawings come to UNCP

PEMBROKE — Visual artist Clive King is bringing his larger-than-life drawings to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s A.D. Galle...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Southeastern Health doctor turns to yoga after wife’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis

Southeastern Health doctor turns to yoga after wife’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis

Everyone deals with stressors at some point in their lives, whether it be emotional, physical or mental. For Dr. Somnath Naik, a physician who has wor...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Alzheimer’s walk set for Oct. 15 in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — The 2016 Robeson County Alzheimer’s Walk will be held at Wesley Pines Retirement Community on Oct. 15.The annual walk raises m...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Health briefs

Nutrition, cancerprograms at CHECLUMBERTON — Southeastern Health’s Community Health Education Center, located next to Shoe Show at Biggs P...

September 26th, 2016 |  


The truth about exercising, aging

The truth about exercising, aging

I have been bugging my mom for years to get back into some sort of an exercise routine — walking or joining a water aerobics class at the fitnes...

September 26th, 2016 |