LUMBERTON — A crowd of more than 600 anxious shoppers flooded the J.C. Penney after the Biggs Park Mall department store opened its doors at 5 p.m. on Thursday, looking to get at the head of the line in the search for Christmas bargains. Store manager Scott Klingbiel remained friendly during the frenzy, giving his associates pats on the back
FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — Authorities say two men have been arrested after two elderly men living about 15 miles from each other were robbed and killed earlier this week in their homes near Fayetteville. Investigators said in a news release that 22-year-old Brandon Stewart and 20-year-old Brandon Avery are each charged with two counts of murder.
On Thursday, Elizabethtown Christian Academy held its third annual Thanksgiving Feast. Students from each class selected the role of an Indian or Pilgrim and made a gift to exchange. After a time of welcoming and exchanging gifts, students, parents and friends enjoyed the feast of turkey and all the trimmings. Each year the number of participates i
ROWLAND — The cavalcade of holiday parades across Robeson County will continue Saturday when Rowland holds its annual parade and Christmas Festival. The parade begins at 10 a.m. at Rowland Middle School and will feature performances from cheer team The Carolina Glitterettes, gospel group Faith Journey and singer Evita Sanderson. The event wi