'The whole thing is a lie'
For Geraldine Brown, it comes as no surprise that after 30 years in prison, her brothers may soon walk free.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Red Springs teenager shot
Authorities are searching for leads in the case of a Robeson County teenager admitted to the Scotland Memorial Hospital emergency room on Thursday with apparent gunshot wounds.
Buie hearing set for Tuesday
District Attorney Johnson Britt is prepared to turn over to a judge the fate of two men who have been in prison for 30 years in connection with the rape and murder of an 11-year old, saying new DNA evidence is favorable to their case.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
DNA offered in '83 rape, murder
New DNA evidence may give two men jailed as teenagers for the 1983 rape and murder of an 11-year-old Red Springs girl a shot at a new trial and freedom.
DMV increasing mobile unit trips to Beaufort, Dare
The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles is increasing the number of trips by its mobile unit to Beaufort and Dare counties.
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.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Melissa Davis, of East Broad Street, St. Pauls, reported Monday that someone broke into her car at Southeastern Lifestyle Fitness Center on Fayetteville Road in Lumberton and stole her $85 blue Fossil wallet, a concealed carry gun permit valued at $150 and various bank, identification and store cards, according to a police report.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
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
Crime report1:27 pm
Diamond Smith, of Saddletree Road, Lumberton, reported a $300 silver mountain bike stolen Monday from a car wash on North Pine Street in Lumberton, according to a police report.
Church official takes plea deal8:47 am
Several charges were dismissed on Monday against a Red Springs church official facing six felony counts of taking indecent liberties with a child.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
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Monica Lynn Locklear, of Luke Road, Red Springs, reported Saturday that her $28 registration plate was stolen at the Robeson County Courthouse, according to a police report.