Rural NC is on the decline

Rural NC is on the decline

RALEIGH — At least half of North Carolina, primarily rural, seems to be in decline. That’s the dramatic conclusion you’ll sometimes ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Ex-congresswoman says Harris best for District 9

To the Editor,For years, I served the people Charlotte. I served as mayor and I served in Congress. Throughout those years, I learned a valuable lesso...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Special invitees forgot to study up on consolidation

Those who support a school consolidation plan that we believe could be a game-changer for Robeson County were disappointed that the school board on Tu...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


Political coin lands on edge

Political coin lands on edge

RALEIGH — So far, 2016 has turned out to be a momentous year in state politics — and the General Election is still months away.North Carol...

May 25th, 2016 |  


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 |  


Businesses need space to grow

Businesses need space to grow

RALEIGH — I write today in praise of state employees who work in North Carolina’s regulatory agencies. Because of their due diligence, our...

May 24th, 2016 |  


NDAA provides key funding to bolster our defense

NDAA provides key funding to bolster our defense

America faces serious threats from radical Islamist terrorism. As well, we face grave peril as President Obama chose to give Iran a clear path to nucl...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Republicans get say on June 7

Republicans get say on June 7

It is rare that mostly Republicans and unaffiliated voters will be voting in a Robeson County election with nearly no Democrats participating. But tha...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Leadership isn’t saying no, it’s getting job done

We didn’t bother with a roll call of members of the school board for a story today about a Tuesday meeting on the school consolidation plan beca...

May 21st, 2016 updated: May 22nd, 2016. |  


Fighting for our veterans

Fighting for our veterans

Providing for the common defense of our nation is one of the few responsibilities of Congress explicitly stated in the United States Constitution. As ...

May 21st, 2016 updated: May 22nd, 2016. |