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  1. Trump includes NC in his victory lap -Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Robesonian

    President-elect Donald Trump promised to "heal our divisions and unify our country" as he prepares to meet with some of the victims of last week's car-and-knife attack at Ohio State University. "When Americans are unified there is nothing we cannot do - nothing!" Trump told acrowd at a rally Tuesday night in Fayetteville.

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  2. Accident kills St. Pauls man -Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 1 | The Robesonian

    James W. Ivey, 40, of Nash Road in St. Pauls, died when the excavator he was operating toppled into McFadyen Lake near Fayetteville. Ivey, a water resources crew leader, had been with the PWC for 13 years.

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  3. 2 die in wreck in Raeford; man faces charges -Read the original story

    Friday Nov 25 | The Robesonian

    Police in Raeford say a Cumberland County man is being charged with drunken driving after a wreck that killed two people earlier this week. Ray Crumpler with the Raeford Police Department told local media that the wreck happened about 10:15 p.m. Wednesday near Sandhills Community College.

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  4. Obama to campaign for Clinton in NC -Read the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Robesonian

    President Barack Obama is heading back to North Carolina to help turn out the vote for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. As if Obama isn't enough of a draw in his own right, Clinton's campaign says he'll be joined at Wednesday's rally in Chapel Hill by Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter James Taylor.

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  5. UNCP professor wins Presidential Award -Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Robesonian

    Kayonna "Kay" Pitchford, an elementary education professor at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, recently received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Pitchford was among 213 educators nationwide to receive the prestigious honor.

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  6. Robeson County crime report -Read the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Robesonian

    Thomas Smith, of Maggie Valley, reported Saturday that his $6,000 tool set was stolen from a residence on Cavalier Street in Lumberton, according to a police report. Audra Hardee, of Dogwood Street, Lumberton, reported Sunday that someone stole the starter, valued at $100, from her car on Jerome Street, according to a police report.

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  7. Dark Rising concert Saturday to gather supplies for Matthew victims -Read the original story

    Oct 14, 2016 | The Robesonian

    Dark Water Rising has turned a Fayetteville performance into a benefit concert in light of the catastrophic flooding that has struck the county from which three of its five members hale. Aaron Locklear, the band's drummer, said the group was already planning a show for Saturday with the Fayetteville Arts Council as part of that organization's ongoing exhibit on American Indian artists.

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  8. Station drops ECU broadcast following protest -Read the original story

    Oct 5, 2016 | The Robesonian

    A North Carolina radio station is dropping the broadcast of East Carolina's upcoming football game after 19 members of the school's marching band kneeled during the national anthem last weekend to protest racial injustice and police brutality, a station official said Tuesday. WFAY-AM in Fayetteville, part of the Colonial Radio Group, announced Tuesday that it would not carry the Pirates' game at South Florida scheduled for Saturday.

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  9. Robeson dodges damage from heavy rains -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | The Robesonian

    Robeson County was spared by the damage of heavy rains this week that caused flooding, washed out roadways and even caused a sinkhole in neighboring counties. Cumberland, Harnett, Hoke and Moore counties were hardest hit, with almost a foot of rain reported in some places in Hoke.

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  10. Robeson County crime report -Read the original story

    Sep 27, 2016 | The Robesonian

    George Smith, of North Pine Street in Lumberton, reported that he and and another man were robbed at gunpoint Saturday outside of Page Talk Communication of a bicycle and a BB gun, according to a police report. Rodriguez Garcia, of Epps Road in Fayetteville, reported Sunday that an unknown person broke into his vehicle on Bradford Street in Lumberton and stole power tools valued at $550, according to a police report.

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  11. Lumberton man killed in log truck wreck near Fayetteville -Read the original story

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Robesonian

    A Lumberton man was killed Tuesday when the tractor trailer he was driving flipped onto its side after colliding with a highway sign, according to North Carolina Highway Patrol. Ernest Lee Taylor, 47, of Lumberton was on Maxwell Road outside of Stedman at about 3 p.m. Tuesday when his vehicle and it's 48-foot trailer turned over.

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  12. Two St. Pauls educators honored by school system - 7:16 am updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Robesonian

    The St. Pauls High School Spanish teacher and new 2016-17 Teacher of the Year was so committed to his profession that during his first year of teaching, he walked four miles to his home after school. At the time Goins did not have a car, so he took a cab to work and walked home in the afternoon from Terry Sanford.

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  13. John Ca s Fish Market bring fresh seafood to Lumberton -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | The Robesonian

    John C's Seafood Market opened in mid-August at its location at 1910 E. Elizabethtown Road in Lumberton. Cornelia McDonald, manager, said it's all about freshness.

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  14. Fayetteville doctor surrenders license -Read the original story

    Sep 9, 2016 | The Robesonian

    The Fayetteville Observer reports that 50-year-old Dr. James Alistair Mitchell of Hope Mills surrendered his license Thursday. Under the agreement, Mitchell agrees never to practice medicine in North Carolina again.

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  15. Suspected murderer found dead -Read the original story

    Sep 2, 2016 | The Robesonian

    Authorities have found the body of a Fayetteville man who apparently used Facebook while on the run from police to confess to the slaying of his daughter's grandfather. The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that the body of 32-year-old Anthony C. Macneill was found behind a vacant house Wednesday near Fayetteville.

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  16. Fayetteville man accused in 2013 aduction of son -Read the original story

    Aug 31, 2016 | The Robesonian

    A Missouri man arrested in Fayetteville last weekend in the abduction of his son was quiet and mostly stayed indoors, neighbors said. The U.S. Marshal Service's Violent Fugitive Task Force, consisting of marshals, Fayetteville police and Cumberland County sheriff's deputies had gotten a tip from U.S. marshals in Springfield, Missouri.

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  17. Haley stumping today for McCrory -Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2016 | The Robesonian

    South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is hoping to give a boost to neighboring Republican Gov. Pat McCrory by campaigning with him in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Haley's office confirms she will attend a reception today benefiting McCrory, who is in a tight re-election battle against Attorney General Roy Cooper.

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  18. Low teacher supplements cost schools -Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 | The Robesonian

    Robeson County Board of Education members and administrators agree the county needs to increase the salary supplements it offers teachers to attract the best and brightest. "We're facing a critical need to increase our teacher supplements if we are to be competitive with other counties in attracting and retaining the best teachers," said Brian Freeman, who joined the board last month.

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  19. Westover pulls away late, tops FairmontRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | The Robesonian

    With momentum in the balance in Friday night's season opener for the Fairmont football team against Westover, two plays in the third quarter turned the tides in the Wolverines favor, leading them to a 52-32 win over the Golden Tornadoes. As both teams had traded out touchdowns and the lead in the two previous drives, Fairmont went to work down four points deep in its own territory.

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  20. Robeson County men charged with sex crimes -Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | The Robesonian

    Jessie Leon Gibson, 56, of Maxton,was charged Thursday with taking indecent liberties with a 9-year-old, according to Robeson County Sheriff Kenneth Sealey. Gibson is a registered sex offender, Sealey said.

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