Library’s Summer Reading Program offers a variety of fun, educational events

Library’s Summer Reading Program offers a variety of fun, educational events

I am thrilled to start my second year as the Youth Services librarian at Robeson County Public Library this week.I have had a wonderful year of growth...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Ransom and Morketter

Ransom and Morketter

Mike and Darlene Ransom of Fayetteville are announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Hillary Holmes Ransom, to Michael Timm...

June 19th, 2017 |  


Fairmont’s Fantastic Fourth on tap

FAIRMONT — Fairmont’s annual Independence Day celebration that will feature music, food and fireworks will mark the nation’s birthda...

June 19th, 2017 |  


Wilmington Opera presents ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

Wilmington Opera presents ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

WILMINGTON — Opera House Theatre Company is bringing “Jesus Christ Superstar” to the stage.The performance dates are today at 3 p.m....

June 12th, 2017 |  


Two Century plants bloom at same time in Robeson County for rare botanical occurrence

Two Century plants bloom at same time in Robeson County for rare botanical occurrence

LUMBERTON — The long-awaited blooming of a cactus variety that grows for decades before a flowering stalk emerges has surprised two local garden...

June 5th, 2017 |  


History enthusiasts celebrate monument repairs

History enthusiasts celebrate monument repairs

RENNERT — The town of Rennert was the gathering place of about 100 people on May 13, including Tartan clad Scotsmen and Lumbee to celebrate the ...

June 5th, 2017 |  


Deadline nears for Beautiful Baby contest

LUMBERTON — Voting for the Most Beautiful Baby contest, which raises money for the Partnership for Children, will end on Friday at 5 p.m.Sixteen...

June 5th, 2017 |  


Kiwanis offer grants

LUMBERTON — The Kiwanis Club of Robeson-Lumberton grant application period is now open through June 30 to allow organizations that specifically ...

June 5th, 2017 |  


Local man puts time, attention, heart into crafting wooden ship models

Local man puts time, attention, heart into crafting wooden ship models

LUMBERTON — David Bullock has spent thousands of hours meticulously crafting parts for and constructing model ships since retiring from his engi...

May 26th, 2017 |  


New books at Robeson County Public Library make for great summer reading

New books at Robeson County Public Library make for great summer reading

Whether you’re planning on taking a beach vacation this summer or just want to unwind with a good read in the comfort of your own home, the Robe...

May 26th, 2017 |