Friday Dec 6
Pembroke lights up with annuall Christmas parade
Downtown Pembroke was brimming with holiday cheer on Thursday as spectators turned out for the town's annual Twilight Christmas Parade.
Industry considering locating in the St. Pauls Industrial Park
Greg Cummings, Robeson County's industrial recruiter, will ask the county commissioners on Monday to support the county's recruitment efforts of a business that would create between 25 and 30 jobs.
Sandy Morris reported Tuesday that six watches, each valued at $12.88, were stolen from Walmart on Fayetteville Road in Lumberton, according to a police report.
Whata s Happening for Nov. 24
For information, call 910-738-6767 Ext. 229. Rotary auction: The Fairmont Rotary Club will hold its annual auction at 6 p.m. at the Fairmont Heritage Center at 207 S. Main St. in Fairmont.
Recount is Saturday in 2 races in Pembroke
After canvassing of the Nov. 5 municipal elections, incumbent Pembroke Councilman Allen Dial and challenger Theresa Locklear are tied with 300 votes each for one of two four-year council terms up for election.
Addresses causing Fairmont confusion
The Fairmont Board of Commissioners on Thursday discussed issues with street addresses that are being blamed for Election Day confusion and slowing emergency responders.
Whata s Happening for Nov. 10
Veterans Day Ceremony: The Maxton North Carolina Legion Post 117 will hold its annual Veterans Day Ceremony at 10:45 a.m. at the Maxton Historical Grounds, at the corner of North Florence and West Graham streets in Maxton.
Kemp pledges election defeat won't sway him from service
Charles Kemp has always been a community servant and strong proponent of his lifelong home of Fairmont.