Wilkins becomes third to seek sheriff’s seat

Wilkins becomes third to seek sheriff’s seat

LUMBERTON — Burnis Wilkins, who has law enforcement experience that spans five decades, filed Tuesday as a Democratic candidate for sheriff of R...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Incentives OK’s for Campbell expansion

Incentives OK’s for Campbell expansion

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Commissioners on Monday approved repaying Campbell Soup 100 percent of the company’s property taxe...

February 19th, 2018 |  


School board recognizes Students of Excellence

School board recognizes Students of Excellence

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Education recognized the AIG Students of Excellence winners 2018 during its meeting on Tuesday.The Stude...

February 15th, 2018 |  


LUMBERTON — The longest-serving member of the Board of Education for the Public Schools of Robeson County filed Thursday for re-election.Mike Sm...

February 15th, 2018 |  


St. Pauls school honors pair

ST. PAULS — St. Pauls Elementary School’s staff and administration have selected their top employees for January.Elizabeth Scott is a phys...

February 10th, 2018 |  


UNCP honors staff for service

UNCP honors staff for service

PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke recently honored staff members for their years of service.The universsity recognizes all...

February 9th, 2018 updated: February 10th, 2018. |  


St. Pauls Elementary Honor Roll for 2nd nine weeks

St. Pauls Elementary School announces its Honor Roll students for the second nine-weeks grading period.THIRD GRADETeacher: J. DeanGabriela Ardeano, Bl...

February 6th, 2018 |  


17-year-old Purnell Swett student shot to death

17-year-old Purnell Swett student shot to death

LUMBERTON — A 17-year-old student at Purnell Swett High School was shot to death Thursday afternoon and lawmen are tying to find someone they ar...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Tree felling to begin in Robeson for pipeline

Tree felling to begin in Robeson for pipeline

LUMBERTON — Trees will begin falling this week in Robeson and Cumberland counties to make room for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, a Dominion Energ...

January 29th, 2018 |  


Fifth bank PNC robbery suspect identified

Fifth bank PNC robbery suspect identified

LUMBERTON — A fifth suspect in the Jan. 24 armed robbery of the PNC Bank has been identified by law enforcement.Demetris Smith is in a jail unde...

January 29th, 2018 updated: January 29th, 2018. |