St. Pauls to get tough on trash

ST. PAULS — Town officials in St. Pauls are asking residents to help improve the appearance of their community.At its regular monthly meeting on...

August 20th, 2017 |  


Clean and Green meets Thursday

PEMBROKE — Robeson County Clean & Green will meet on Thursday.The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. at the Lumber River Council of Governments bu...

August 20th, 2017 updated: August 20th, 2017. |  


$13M approved for housing repair

$13M approved for housing repair

LUMBERTON — Almost $13 million to fund recovery efforts related to Hurricane Matthew will be coming to the city’s public housing agency.Th...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Unit back in the rescue business

Unit back in the rescue business

FAIRMONT — The former South Robeson Rescue Unit is undergoing a name change and overhaul that are breathing new life into the unit.“WeR...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Black Caucus meets Saturday

LUMBERTON — The Robeson County chapter of the Black Caucus will meet at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Robeson County Public Library, which is located ...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Tribe names McFarland vice chair

Tribe names McFarland vice chair

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribal Council on Thursday elected a vice chairman to fill the seat once occupied by Al Locklear.Councilwoman Janie Oxendi...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Developers extol Exit 10’s potential

Developers extol Exit 10’s potential

FAIRMONT — Exit 10 on Interstate 95 has the potential to become the site of the world’s largest truck stop and travel center, according to...

August 15th, 2017 updated: August 16th, 2017. |  


Tourism bucks to aid park

Tourism bucks to aid park

LUMBERTON — The Lumberton Tourism Development Authority on Monday presented a $500,000 check to the city of Lumberton to be used by the Recreati...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Democrats organized, ready for convention

Democrats organized, ready for convention

LUMBERTON — Democratic leaders are happy with the results of the week’s organization of Robeson County precincts and believe that good thi...

August 15th, 2017 |  


NE Park to get $500,000 gift

NE Park to get $500,000 gift

LUMBERTON — The Lumberton Tourism Development Authority will give $500,000 to the city of Lumberton on Monday to be used by the Recreation Depar...

August 13th, 2017 |