St. Pauls finds itself in right spot

St. Pauls finds itself in right spot

ST. PAULS — This Robeson County town has turned its location into a major selling point and is cashing in as a result.According to the town̵...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Man severely injured in shooting at hotel

Man severely injured in shooting at hotel

LUMBERTON — Police are looking for the person who shot and severely injured a 26-year-old man on Thursday night at a local hotel.City police Cap...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Maxton’s fiscal health improves by $200K

Maxton’s fiscal health improves by $200K

MAXTON — The Maxton Board of Commissioners were told Thursday night that the town’s General Fund has grown by about $200,000 during the la...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Democrats on decline, unaffiliated surging in Robeson

Democrats on decline, unaffiliated surging in Robeson

LUMBERTON — Vigorous recruiting efforts can reverse the trend of fewer Robeson County residents registering as Democrats, the county Democratic ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Schools get $2.6M from Golden LEAF

Schools get $2.6M from Golden LEAF

LUMBERTON — More than $3 million is coming to Robeson County to fund Hurricane Matthew recovery efforts, with the biggest chunk going to the cou...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Southside Ashpole among final 4 for state takeover

Southside Ashpole among final 4 for state takeover

ROWLAND — Southside Ashpole Elementary School is one of four schools remaining as candidates for inclusion in the Innovative School District, a ...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Funds approved to finish rehab work

Funds approved to finish rehab work

LUMBERTON — The City Council approved on Wednesday giving $13,775 to one of the several nonprofits that are helping renovate homes in Lumberton ...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Puerto Rico resident asks Red Springs to help her country

Puerto Rico resident asks Red Springs to help her country

RED SPRINGS — Red Springs commissioners promised to help a young woman from Puerto Rico get badly needed supplies to her family who stayed in he...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Governor needs helping hands for Matthew rebuild

Governor needs helping hands for Matthew rebuild

LUMBERTON — Gov. Roy Cooper will be in Lumberton on Saturday to work hand-in-hand with volunteers to repair homes damaged last year when Hurrica...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


FEMA puts freeze on Matthew aid because of Harvey, Irma

FEMA puts freeze on Matthew aid because of Harvey, Irma

RALEIGH — The freeze on Federal Emergency Management Agency’ funds from its Public Assistance and Hazard Mitigation grant programs that ar...

October 2nd, 2017 |