Purple Door brings Neil Simon comedy to RCC

LUMBERTON — Purple Door Productions, a resident theater group of Robeson County, is set to open its season with an American comedy classic, Neil...

September 26th, 2016 |  


New Panera Bread opens in Lumberton

New Panera Bread opens in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — Panera Bread got off to a quick start when the bakery and cafe opened its doors for the first time on Wednesday at 6 a.m. to a crowd...

September 26th, 2016 |  


‘Step outside the box’ with Robeson 4-H

‘Step outside the box’ with Robeson 4-H

We have all heard the saying “step outside the box” or “step out of your comfort zone.”Well, the Robeson County 4-H Program gi...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Finalists named for RCC’s next president

LUMBERTON — The list of candidates for presidency of Robeson Community College has been narrowed to six, and interviews of the finalists continu...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Robeson fair-goers should heed detour

LUMBERTON — There is plenty of fun to be found at the Robeson Regional Agricultural Fair, which will celebrate its 70th year beginning Thursday ...

September 24th, 2016 |  


A Trump makes quick stop

A Trump makes quick stop

LUMBERTON — Lara Trump campaigned for her father-in-law across her home state of North Carolina on Friday, stopping in Robeson County to shake h...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Pittenger: Rioters ‘hate white people’

Pittenger: Rioters ‘hate white people’

CHARLOTTE — A Republican congressman who represents a district that includes Robeson County is under fire after saying people are protesting in ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Calm returns to Charlotte

Calm returns to Charlotte

CHARLOTTE — A third night of protests over a fatal police shooting in Charlotte gave way to quiet streets as a curfew enacted by the city’...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Hewett named chairman of nonprofit

Hewett named chairman of nonprofit

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Community & Family Services Inc. has elected Bernest L. Hewett board chairman, the nonprofit announced recently.Hew...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Saddletree Fire Department hosts Community Day

LUMBERTON — The Saddletree Volunteer Fire Department is holding a Community Day Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.The event will include free food,...

September 23rd, 2016 |