Puerto Rico resident asks Red Springs to help her country

Puerto Rico resident asks Red Springs to help her country

RED SPRINGS — Red Springs commissioners promised to help a young woman from Puerto Rico get badly needed supplies to her family who stayed in he...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Governor needs helping hands for Matthew rebuild

Governor needs helping hands for Matthew rebuild

LUMBERTON — Gov. Roy Cooper will be in Lumberton on Saturday to work hand-in-hand with volunteers to repair homes damaged last year when Hurrica...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


FEMA puts freeze on Matthew aid because of Harvey, Irma

FEMA puts freeze on Matthew aid because of Harvey, Irma

RALEIGH — The freeze on Federal Emergency Management Agency’ funds from its Public Assistance and Hazard Mitigation grant programs that ar...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


FEMA puts freeze on Matthew aid because of Harvey, Irma

FEMA puts freeze on Matthew aid because of Harvey, Irma

RALEIGH — The freeze on Federal Emergency Management Agency’ funds from its Public Assistance and Hazard Mitigation grant programs that ar...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


County to get update on recovery

LUMBERTON — Hurricane recovery, transportation and beavers will be the major issues to come before the Robeson County Board of Commissioners on ...

October 1st, 2017 |  


Dominion denies plans for pipeline to extend to SC

Dominion denies plans for pipeline to extend to SC

PEMBROKE — Opponents of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline are charging that pipeline developers are planning to extend the pipeline into South Carolin...

September 30th, 2017 |  


Officials told Matthew aid too slow

Officials told Matthew aid too slow

LUMBERTON — The big question on the minds of everyone who attended the Robeson County Hurricane Matthew Community Update on Thursday was, “...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Petsense raising money for Franny’s Friends

LUMBERTON — Petsense in Lumberton is sponsoring a pet adoption on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. to benefit Franny’s Friends.The local Pet...

September 29th, 2017 |  


Matthew feedback sought tonigh

Matthew feedback sought tonigh

LUMBERTON — A group of state legislators will be in Lumberton today to learn first-hand from county residents about their experiences during and...

September 28th, 2017 |  


Tribe relents, pipeline talk will be in open session

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribal Council appears to have reversed course late Wednesday afternoon regarding a planned closed-door meeting Monday bet...

September 28th, 2017 |