NEWS


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Recognition eludes tribe
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Tough times to wear blue

Waste spills reported in Lumberton

LUMBERTON — Excessive rainfall and a faulty pump caused more than 7,000 gallons of waste to overflow in Lumberton this week, according to a stat...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Tribal Council falls short of quorum

Tribal Council falls short of quorum

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribal Council of North Carolina’s regular monthly meeting was cancelled Thursday after not enough members of the 21...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Lumberton police seek man who robbed Dollar General, fired shot

Lumberton police seek man who robbed Dollar General, fired shot

LUMBERTON — The Lumberton Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying a man who robbed a Dollar General store on Wednesd...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Robeson County crime report

TheftsMarlow Stewart, of Darby Road, Raeford, reported Wednesday that someone broke into his car at Walmart on Fayetteville Road in Lumberton and stol...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Job fair for ex-inmates on Friday

LUMBERTON — The Southeast Regional Re-entry Council will hold a Second Chance Job Fair on Friday for formerly incarcerated individuals now seeki...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Storm leaves a mess

Storm leaves a mess

LUMBERTON — For Lumberton resident Saundra Sonie Jones, the effects of Tuesday’s thunderstorms in Robeson County stuck around well after t...

July 21st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Playing with an edge
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Rising to the occasion

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 |  


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 |  


Lady Pirates win, boys lose at Richmond

Lady Pirates rout RichmondROCKINGHAM — The Lumberton High School girls basketball team claimed a 58-38 win over Richmond on Tuesday, improving t...

January 20th, 2016 |  


NC State races by Pitt for 1st ACC win

PITTSBURGH — Even as the losses mounted during a brutal opening stretch to start conference, N.C. State coach Mark Gottfried kept telling his pl...

January 20th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Writing‘From MyBasket’
Preserving the pipe organ

Preserving the pipe organ

LUMBERTON — Organist and composer Mark Andersen’s agile fingers will once again bring the Carolina Civic Center’s pipe organ to life...

July 24th, 2016 |  


UNCP, SCC offer nursing scholarships

UNCP, SCC offer nursing scholarships

PEMBROKE — Nursing graduates of Sandhills Community College will receive a guaranteed $1,000 scholarship if they pursue a bachelor’s degre...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Health briefs

Diet program set forMonday at Biggs ParkLUMBERTON — Nutritionist Cameron Karrenbauer will present a program on the neutropenic diet on Monday at...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Artist passes on traditions, history

Artist passes on traditions, history

PEMBROKE — When Gloria Tara Lowery leads a workshop at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, the local artist is teaching more than a cr...

July 17th, 2016 |  


Health briefs

Tuesday talkon skin cancerLUMBERTON — Learn about skin cancer and enjoy a healthy lunch on Tuesday at 11 a.m. in Southeastern Health’s Com...

July 11th, 2016 |  


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