Special eventsSt. Mary Holy Bible Church of God will continue its convening from today until Sunday. The church is located at 69 Chamber St. in Lumber...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Hillary calls for unity

Hillary calls for unity

PHILADELPHIA — Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, an experienced lea...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Robeson commissioners reach pact for certified site

Robeson commissioners reach pact for certified site

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Commissioners on Thursday approved an agreement with several property owners along N.C. 72 that allows t...

July 29th, 2016 |  


New week could bring heat relief

LUMBERTON — If Robeson County residents can weather another weekend of stifling heat and humidity, there might be some relief next week from the...

July 29th, 2016 |  


City behind in debris pickup

LUMBERTON — Leaf and limb pickup in Lumberton is running behind schedule following a recent storm, the city said in an alert Thursday morning.Ac...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Information sought on missing St. Pauls man

Information sought on missing St. Pauls man

ST. PAULS — A St. Pauls man has been missing for more than two months after going to Myrtle Beach, according to the Robeson County Sheriff’...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Robeson County crime report

Break-insThe following break-ins were reported to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office:Jessica Patterson, of Sonya Drive, Maxton; Gary Locklear, ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Sick of the heat

Sick of the heat

LUMBERTON — Emergency room visits for heat-related illnesses are up as near triple-digit temperatures show no sign of leaving Robeson County.Sou...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Veterans get schooled on benefits

Veterans get schooled on benefits

LUMBERTON — For the first time perhaps ever, Lumberton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8969 has been represented at a national VFW convention.R...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Lumberton Housing Authority awarded $1M grant to improve Mohr Plaza

Lumberton Housing Authority awarded $1M grant to improve Mohr Plaza

LUMBERTON — The Housing Authority of the City of Lumberton has received a $1 million grant to renovate Mohr Plaza, which houses seniors and peop...

July 28th, 2016 |