Food crusade seeks donations

Food crusade seeks donations

LUMBERTON — Randy Lewis is exhausted sitting on the tailgate of a pickup truck parked behind the Lumberton Motel 6.Looking haggard, cigarette in...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Space heater blamed in second fire death

LUMBERTON — Small heaters are being blamed in the deaths of two Robeson County residents who died in house fires this week.The latest was 61-yea...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Space heater blamed in second fire death

LUMBERTON — Small space heaters are being blamed in the deaths of two Robeson County residents who died in house fires this week.The latest was ...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 8th, 2016. |  


Red Springs Fire Department gets thumbs up

Red Springs Fire Department gets thumbs up

RED SPRINGS — Mayor John McNeill told town commissioners on Tuesday that the town’s lengthy fight with the state Fire Marshal’s Offi...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Second person dies in fire

LUMBERTON — A second person has died in two days from a fire in Robeson County.Robeson County Fire Marshal Stephanie Chavis confirmed the second...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Schools event to distribute items Friday

LUMBERTON — Those who are able to give are being asked to donate to families in need when the Public Schools of Robeson County Parent-Student Ce...

December 7th, 2016 |  


TheftsFive vehicles parked at Southeastern Regional Medical Center were broken into between Monday at 6 p.m. and Tuesday at 12:10 a.m., according to L...

December 7th, 2016 |  


House fire kills Pembroke man

LUMBERTON — A Pembroke man was found dead today after a fire destroyed his home.According to County Fire Marshal Stephanie Chavis, Michael Wayne...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Taylor tabbed board chair

Taylor tabbed board chair

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Commissioners on Monday unanimously elected Tom Taylor as chairman for the upcoming year, and in another...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Audit shows Pembroke in good shape financially

PEMBROKE — The town of Pembroke has received “the best opinion that a CPA can give on audited financial statements” for its financia...

December 6th, 2016 |