Robesonian- RSS Feed http://robesonian.com/ http://robesonian.com/ Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:30:54 EST 1800 Bill Haas escapes trouble to win Humana Challenge http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151498146/Bill-Haas-escapes-trouble-to-win-Humana-Challenge LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Bill Haas had a bad feeling.“It felt like a train wreck all coming together,” Haas said. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:56:13 EST Gunman robs St. Pauls store http://robesonian.com/news/news/151502585/Gunman-robs-St.-Pauls-store ST. PAULS — St. Pauls police are looking for an armed man who robbed a retail store Sunday night. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:26:11 EST Woman charged, gaming machines seized from home http://robesonian.com/news/news/151482222/Woman-charged-gaming-machines-seized-from-home SHANNON — Twenty illegal sweepstakes machines were seized from a Shannon home last week, according to the Robeson County Sheriff's Office. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:56:12 EST Crime report http://robesonian.com/news/news/151498671/Crime-report Thefts Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:51:11 EST Grant leads No. 8 Notre Dame past NC State 81-78 in OT http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151497853/Grant-leads-No.-8-Notre-Dame-past-NC-State-81-78-in-OT RALEIGH (AP) — Jerian Grant got No. 8 Notre Dame back into the game with his scoring. He won it with his defense. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:56:14 EST Coach K gets 1,000th win as No. 5 Duke tops St. John’s 77-68 http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151497637/Coach-K-gets-1000th-win-as-No.-5-Duke-tops-St.-Johns-77-68 NEW YORK (AP) — Coach 1K. How grand. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:56:12 EST Man faces charges after accident kills 3 http://robesonian.com/news/news/151495141/Man-faces-charges-after-accident-kills-3 RAEFORD — A St. Pauls man is facing criminal charges after a traffic accident on Friday killed three people from the same family. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:46:17 EST The Left’s attack on free speech http://robesonian.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151493932/The-Lefts-attack-on-free-speech RALEIGH — Freedom of speech is one of the core values of a free society. It ought to be appreciated and protected by Americans across the political spectrum. Unfortunately, it is not. And while no party or faction is immune from the temptation... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:56:11 EST Brooks petitions to drop sanctions against Townsend http://robesonian.com/news/home_top-news/151471201/Brooks-petitions-to-drop-sanctions-against-Townsend PEMBROKE — Lumbee Tribal Chairman Paul Brooks has filed a petition with the Lumbee Supreme Court asking that the ethics ordinance used by the Tribal Council to restrict Councilman Larry Townsend from certain council activities be ruled... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 07:01:12 EST ‘And the nominees aren’t…’ http://robesonian.com/news/opinion_columns/151392789/And-the-nominees-arent For many years, Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert made an annual tradition out of spotlighting movies they felt would go unheralded by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Their selections were part of a reliably fun “At the Movies”... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:36:12 EST Eight promoted at Sheriff’s Office http://robesonian.com/news/news/151471300/Eight-promoted-at-Sheriffs-Office LUMBERTON — Eight employees with the Robeson County Sheriff's Office received promotions during a ceremony on Friday. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:06:12 EST UNCP names new vice chancellor of HR http://robesonian.com/news/business/151439348/UNCP-names-new-vice-chancellor-of-HR PEMBROKE ­ — Angela Revels-Bullard was recently made assistant vice chancellor for the Office of Human Resources at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:01:16 EST Recordkeeping key for farm success http://robesonian.com/news/news_agricultural-opinion_columns/151440769/Recordkeeping-key-for-farm-success In order to get ready for the 2015 farm season, it is important for farm managers to have in place a complete and accurate farm records system in order to make informed management decisions that will help maintain or improve farm business... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:01:15 EST Scouts back with cookies http://robesonian.com/news/lifestyle/151439216/Scouts-back-with-cookies LUMBERTON — Girl Scouts aren't just peddling cookies door-to-door anymore. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:01:13 EST Civil War concert comes to UNCP http://robesonian.com/news/local_features/151443549/Civil-War-concert-comes-to-UNCP PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke's “Perspectives on the Civil War Era” series will continue on Feb. 10 with a concert titled “Civil War Songs and Stories: Commemorating... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:01:12 EST Exploration Station adds new exhibits http://robesonian.com/news/local_features/151434397/Exploration-Station-adds-new-exhibits LUMBERTON — Since taking over the Exploration Station a year ago, the Robeson County Partnership for Children has added a handful of new exhibits to the interactive learning museum. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:01:11 EST The high cost of smoking cigarettes http://robesonian.com/news/news/151395813/The-high-cost-of-smoking-cigarettes LUMBERTON — Tobacco once brought tens of millions of dollars into Robeson County each year. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:51:15 EST Heart Disease in Women: A Wake-Up Call http://robesonian.com/news/health/151392148/Heart-Disease-in-Women:-A-Wake-Up-Call Every minute in the United States, someone's wife, mother, daughter or sister dies from heart disease, stroke, or another form of cardiovascular disease. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:16:14 EST Lung cancer lifesaver http://robesonian.com/news/health/151439412/Lung-cancer-lifesaver LUMBERTON — Doctors have developed a test that can catch lung cancer early, and possibly save more lives. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:16:11 EST Sticking to his racing roots http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151486007/Sticking-to-his-racing-roots HAMLET — Born into NASCAR royalty, Kevin Parsons was destined to have a passion for racing. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 23:31:12 EST