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A dog-gone fitting farewell
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DSS has help for energy bill

LUMBERTON — Beginning today, Robeson County residents needing help paying their heating bills will be able to apply for federal money.The Robeso...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Fairmont’s Christmas parade is Friday

FAIRMONT — Holiday revelers will find plenty of reasons to celebrate on Friday as the Fairmont parade is next in line.Festivities begin at 6 p.m...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Break-insThe following break ins were reported to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office:Austin Thompson of Huggins Road, Lumberton; Timothy McCorm...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Funeral on Thursday for Pembroke police dog

Funeral on Thursday for Pembroke police dog

PEMBROKE — Fallen Pembroke Police K9 officer Payne will be laid to rest Thursday at the home of his partner and handler Jason Hunt.Payne, who sp...

November 30th, 2016 |  


No changes as local election results certified

LUMBERTON — Local election officials canvassed and certified voting results of the November General Election on Tuesday, making official the res...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Pembroke rings in Christmas Thursday

PEMBROKE — Milton Hunt Memorial Park will be the site of holiday festivities Thursday when Pembroke shows its Christmas spirit with a parade and...

November 30th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Playing with an edge

Fairmont boys stay perfect, Lady Mustangs bounce back

Williams posts double-double as Fairmont boys stay perfectBehind a double-double from Alshaquan Williams, the Fairmont boys basketball team claimed an...

January 22nd, 2016 |  


UNC beats Wake despite poor shooting

UNC beats Wake despite poor shooting

CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina got away with Marcus Paige having one of his lowest-scoring games because Brice Johnson came through with one of hi...

January 21st, 2016 |  


Pirates, Rams win wrestling events

LUMBERTON — Robeson County had all three of its wrestling teams in action on Wednesday night, with Lumberton and Purnell Swett earning top honor...

January 21st, 2016 |  


Rising to the occasion

Rising to the occasion

ROWLAND — With his team facing a deficit heading into the fourth quarter, Red Springs coach Steve Sinclair pulled his starting guards to the sid...

January 21st, 2016 updated: January 21st, 2016. |  


McGirt off to best start of PGA Tour career

McGirt off to best start of PGA Tour career

William McGirt is off to the best start of his PGA Tour career as he continues his sixth full season.Despite a lack of practice and time away from the...

January 20th, 2016 |  


Robeson County Schools postpone Friday basketball games

Jeff Fipps, Robeson County’s director of athletics, announced on Wednesday that all high school basketball games scheduled for Friday have been ...

January 20th, 2016 |  


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LIFE


Sons of the American Revolution

Sons of the American Revolution

William Ronald “Pete” Bell, of St. Paulsm was sworn into the Sons of the American Revolution, Le Marquis de Lafayette Chapter on Nov. 3 at...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Pope honored

Pope honored

Brenda Pope, left, immediate past President of the Robeson County Republican Women’s Club, received a Tribute to Women award from Zan Bunn, righ...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Smell the Revolution: Rum-scented mug among museum’s items

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — History buffs will be able to peer into the eyes of a “most excellent likeness” of George Washington and get an ...

November 29th, 2016 |  


‘They’re a lot like us’: Program pairs inmates, wild horses

ELK GROVE, Calif. — Jail inmates and wild horses are helping each other learn to adapt through a California program aimed at preparing both for ...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Church events

Special eventsFaith Tabernacle Christian Center, located at 3744 N.C. 20, St. Pauls, will conclude its anniversary conference tonight featuring the mi...

November 29th, 2016 updated: December 2nd, 2016. |  


Not just fiddling around: NC teen balances school, music

GRAHAM (AP) — Nathan Aldridge has a hidden life: Southern Alamance High School senior on weekdays and famed bluegrass musician on the weekends.A...

November 29th, 2016 |  


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