Jun 27, 2014
Graham: Sales-tax vote dead issue for now
State Rep. Charles Graham has never been optimistic that a bill giving Robeson County the go-ahead for a referendum on a local 1-cent sales tax increase would be considered during the General Assembly's short session.
Deadline today on 1-cent tax referendum
A bill that would give Robeson County the go-ahead for a referendum on a local 1-cent sales tax increase must be filed in Raleigh today for the bill to being considered by the General Assembly during its short session.
Four seeking Senate District 13 seat
Four candidates are hoping to win Tuesday's primary to become the Democratic Party's nominee for the District 13 state Senate seat representing Robeson and Columbus counties that will be vacated by Sen. Michael Walters.
Reverend charged with killing infan...
A Wagram resident and former minister was charged with first-degree murder on Tuesday in the death of his 7-month old daughter, according to Capt.