Saturday Apr 19
Early voting begins on Thursday for primary
The director of the Robeson County Board of Elections is pretty sure that a good number of Robeson County voters will participate in the upcoming Democratic and Republican primaries on May 6. "I believe there is going to be a real good turnout for early voting and on Election Day," G.L. Pridgen said.
Sculptor builds statues from trifles
The 46-year-old Fairmont native creates whimsical statues using discarded materials such as light bulbs, coffee cans and worn-out baseballs.
Fighting roosters part of seizure at drug bust
Almost three dozen roosters that were use for cockfighting were found at a Fairmont home this week during a drug bust, according to the Robeson County Sheriff's Office.
Teen charged in robbery of owner of grocery store
A second teenager has been charged for his role in robbing the father of a Fairmont commissioner, according to Fairmont police.
Something extra to celebrate
Eli Parker is like any other 2-year-old. He loves to play with his brother, sister and Thomas the Tank Engine toy.