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McCrory praises eastern NC natural gas pipelineMcCrory praises...
McCrory visited Pembroke on Tuesday to highlight the announced construction of a 550-mile pipeline from West Virginia through Virginia and North Carolina.
18 hrs ago
UNCP student's art on display in Bladenboro
The Bladenboro Visual Arts Council presents artist Chris McCarty during the month of September.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Man captured sleeping after 2-week manhunt
After a two-week manhunt, the Robeson County Sheriff's Office has arrested a Pembroke man wanted on charges ranging from arson to attempted robbery.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Tyjohnte Johnson, of Swann Drive, Lumberton, reported Friday that he was robbed at gunpoint of 25 cents on C Avenue, according to a police report.
Lumbee filing begins with 3 seeking office
The incumbents are Lesaundri Hunt, the council's speaker from District 3, and Terry Hunt, a representative from District 2. They are each running for a second three-year term.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Filing begins on Monday for Lumbee tribal elections
The candidate filing period for anyone wanting to run for one of seven seats on the 21-member Lumbee Tribal Council opens Monday and continues through Sept.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Wreck kills mother, 2-year-old child
A 23-year-old Maxton woman and her 2-year-old son were killed in a wreck near Pembroke early Thursday morning, according to the state Highway Patrol.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Walmart begins hiring for new store...
The Robesonian The East Elizabethtown Road Walmart Neighborhood Market is already seeking employees.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Man sought for assault, arson
A Pembroke man who was recently arrested after a church van he was trying to siphon gas from caught on fire is wanted by the Robeson County Sheriff's Office on 10 unrelated charges.
Man charged following fatal accident
A 72-year-old Pembroke man was killed Friday when the motorcycle he was driving was hit by a vehicle being driven by a pizza delivery man, according to the state Highway Patrol.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Davis, who is coordinator for the musical theater program at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, counts himself as one of the lucky ones who crossed paths with the Academy Award-winning actor and renowned comedian during a film shoot early in both of their careers.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Joseph Hepple, of Peachtree Street, Lumberton, reported Wednesday that someone broke into his house, causing $100 in damage to the door, and stole $40 worth of electrical breakers and a $10 radio, according to a police report.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Larry Fisher reported Friday that $3,215 worth of items, including a trailer, an air compressor and tools, were stolen from a J&M Services construction site on Oakridge Boulevard in Lumberton, according to a police report.
Wedding announcement: Bell - Alvarado
Victoria Bell, of Lumberton, and David Alvarado, of Dayton, Ohio, were united in marriage at 6 p.m. on June 18, 2014, at the St. Frances DeSales Catholic Church.
Program gives free books to kids
Imagine the excitement on your child's face when they go to the mailbox and pull out a book addressed to them.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
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Sat Aug 09, 2014
A battle for right to marry
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke students Kit Heeley, left, and Charlie Jackson-Heeley officially married in May at an Episcopal church in Maryland.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
BOE to try again on early voting
The Robeson County Board of Elections must vote again on the location, days and hours that polling sites will be open for the November General Election.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Red Springs hires code enforcement officer8:49 am
Anthony "Andy" Connor, who was picked to head the town's zoning and planning efforts, was introduced at Tuesday's Red Springs Board of Commissioners meeting.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Pembroke balks on alcohol request9:15 am
Mayor Milton Hunt, left, was presented with an award Monday my Pembroke Kiwanis Club President Mitch Lowry recognizing the town's participation in the 49th annual Lumbee Homecoming Celebration.