State cites Sanderson, halts work

ST. PAULS — Sanderson Farms was cited Friday by the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality and told to stop some work where a chicken-processi...

September 26th, 2015 |  


E’town man arrested after break-in

ELIZABETHTOWN — An alarm at Anderson’s Drug in the early morning hours of Friday brought officers with the Elizabethtown Police Department...

September 25th, 2015 |  


4 Robeson residents named to state boards

RALEIGH — Four Robeson County residents were recently appointed by the state General Assembly to fill seats on various state boards and commissi...

September 25th, 2015 |  


GOP Presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson to visit Victory Junction Gang Camp

GOP Presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson to visit Victory Junction Gang Camp

RANDLEMAN — GOP presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson will visit Victory Junction on Monday September 28th. The camp in Randleman, NC provides excit...

September 25th, 2015 updated: September 25th, 2015. |  


HPU/N&R Poll: North Carolinians Do Not Favor Health Reform or Public Funds for Private Schools

HIGH POINT – The High Point University/News and Record Poll finds that North Carolinians continue to have somewhat negative views of the 2010 he...

September 25th, 2015 |  


Sanderson: No plan for local chicken barns

Sanderson: No plan for local chicken barns

ST. PAULS — The poultry company from Mississippi that is building a chicken processing plant in St. Pauls and a hatchery in Lumberton has no pla...

September 25th, 2015 updated: September 25th, 2015. |  


Officer slightly injured during melee

LUMBERTON — A Lumberton man was stabbed and a police officer hit in the face during a fight on Second Street Wednesday night, according to Maj. ...

September 25th, 2015 |  


Color run planned for Oct. 3

Color run planned for Oct. 3

ELIZABETHTOWN — There is still time to sign up for the Crazy Fun 5K Color Run & Walk to be held on Saturday, Oct. 3, at the Elizabethtown In...

September 25th, 2015 |  


Bridge replacement work across Cape Fear River wrapping up

Bridge replacement work across Cape Fear River wrapping up

TAR HEEL — The former truss bridge that once stood over the Cape Fear River in Tar Heel is no more.The bridge was recently cut free from its lon...

September 25th, 2015 |  


Bladen County Schools to launch national Watch DOGS program Tuesday

Bladen County Schools to launch national Watch DOGS program Tuesday

ELIZABETHTOWN — All parents, grandparents and legal guardians are invited to come out to Elizabethtown Middle School on Tuesday, Sept. 29, where...

September 25th, 2015 |