Robeson County

Key Sources

Record Number Citation
HUNT017

Hunt, Elmer W. The Elmer W. Hunt photograph collection. U of North Carolina at Pembroke Library, Pembroke, NC, 1953-1973. Key source

Sources

Record Number Citation
MAXW001

Maxwell, William. "The Back Swamp drainage project, Robeson County, North Carolina: Biopolitical intervention in the lives of Indian farmers." Water History January 19, 2017.

GELL001

Gellatly, Mike. "Hotel refugees face deadline: Matthew victims unsure of next move." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] December 30, 2016.

BLYT004

Blythe, Anne. "Did Robeson County sheriff hide evidence in James Jordan killing investigation?" News and Observer [Raleigh, NC] December 19, 2016.

PHIL002

Phillips, Jamarlo. "Robeson County School Board short of funds to replace vehicles damaged after flood." WBTW.com December 14, 2016.

SMIT007

Smith, Terri Ferguson. "Matthew's victims now lean on faith; religious groups aid with recovery." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] November 19, 2016.

WILL011

Willets, Sarah. "McCrory to protest votes in 12 counties; Robeson among those cited." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] November 17, 2016.

SHIL053

Shiles, Bob. "Protest planned in Pembroke of natural gas pipeline." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] November 17, 2016.

MCCR005

"McCrory awaits final count, faces long odds [editorial]. Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] November 16, 2016.

GELL002

Gellatly, Michael. "Matthew damage at $2 B[illion]." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] November 16, 2016.

BARN001

Barnes, Greg. "5 weeks after Matthew: Governor, hurricane recovery committee talk recovery for Lumberton." Fayetteville Observer [North Carolina] November 15, 2016.

BANK002

Banks, Alicia. "Robeson County Schools unsure of reopening date." Fayetteville Observer [Fayetteville, NC] October 27, 2016.

SMIT006

Smith, Terri Ferguson. "Hudson promises growers help in wake of Matthew." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] October 21, 2016.

MCCR004

"McCrory creates Matthew task force." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] October 20, 2016.

WILL010

Willets, Sarah. "Flood water brings health worries." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] October 19, 2016.

ROET010

Roetman, Sheena Louise. "Lumbee Tribe of NC emerges slowly from Hurricane Matthew flood waters." Indian Country Today Media Network October 19, 2016

STEP001

Stephens, Phillip. "Storm brings out our best [opinion column]." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] October 18, 2016.

FAYE001

"Our view: Robeson storm revival will require a massive effort [opinion column]." Fayetteville Observer [Fayetteville, NC] October 18, 2016.

QUIL003

Quillin, Martha. "Misery now, a struggle ahead for Robeson County after flooding from Hurricane Matthew." News and Observer [Raleigh, NC] October 15, 2016.

BAXL006

Baxley, Rodd. “Robeson County athletes, coaches answer call for help.” Robesonian (Lumberton, NC). October 14, 2016. 

BAUE001

Bauerlein, Valerie, Cameron McWhirter, and Paul Overberg. "Hurricane Matthew Hits a North Carolina Tribe Particularly Hard." Wall Street Journal October 14, 2016.

DOLA002

Dolasinski, Amanda. "Disaster: Robeson County worst off in state; 'I felt like I wanted to die... We got what we could, the rest is underwater.'" Fayetteville Observer [Fayetteville, NC] October 13, 2016.

DUAR001

Duara, Nigel. "Flooding, rescues and then a fatal shooting: Patience wears thin in North Carolina." Los Angeles Times [Los Angeles, CA] October 11, 2016.

GRIF001

Griffith, Bryan, and Steven Camarota. "County map: Growth of adult immigrant population, 1990 to 2014. Immigrant share of adults quadrupled in 232 counties." Center for Immigration Studies, September 2016.

WILL008

Willets, Sarah. "In Robeson, a third of potential moms uninsured." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC]. July 8, 2016

LEGE003

Legerton, Mac. “Mac Legerton: We need better schools, not bigger schools.” The Fayetteville Observer (Fayetteville, NC). July 2, 2016.

WOOL008

Woolverton, Paul. "N.C. House approval of school leasing legislation to benefit Robeson County." Fayetteville Observer [Fayetteville, NC]. June 27, 2016

DOUG002

Douglas, Donnie & Willets, Sarah. "Senate unanimously passes SB 554." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC]. June 27, 2016

SHIL041

Shiles, Bob. "AIM walk reaches into Robeson." Robesonian (Lumberton, NC) June 23, 2016.

SAUN001

Saunders, Barry. “An end to Britt’s brand of justice.” The News & Observer (Raleigh, NC). April 12, 2016

WILL006

Willets, Sarah. “’Deadliest DA’ remembered for substance, style.” The Robesonian (Lumberton, NC). April 7, 2016

WILL006

Willets, Sarah. “’Deadliest DA’ remembered for substance, style.” The Robesonian (Lumberton, NC). April 7, 2016

SHIL007

Shiles, Bob. “Tribal court plans closed hearing on ethics allegations.” Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] April 28,2015.

HAST001

Hasty, Kim. “Sunday salute: Milton Hunt was a ‘true icon’ around Pembroke.” The Fayetteville Observer [Fayetteville, NC] April 25, 2015.

SHIL006

Shiles, Bob.  “ Court decides to open up ethics hearing.” Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] April 30, 2015.

MURA001

Murawski, John. “Robeson Co. has highest percentage of enrollments in NC under ACA.” Robesonian [Lumberton, NC]  October 2, 2014.

RENT001

Rentz, Page. “More than $1 million going to improve health of babies in Robeson County.” Fayobserver [Fayetteville, NC] September 8, 2014.

SHIL002

Shiles, Bob. “Rise of foster children challenges DSS.” Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] August 29, 2014.

SHIL001

Shiles, Bob. “County’s probe unearths instances of conflict of interest at housing authority.” Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] August 19, 2014.

MANH001

“Man of the hour [Young H. Allen].” Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] July 26, 2014.

BLOG039

Phillips, Gregory. "Bids sought to run Pembroke's Riverside Golf Course." Fayetteville Observer. February 17, 2011.

BLOG067

Shiles, Bob. "Residents: Revive Riverside, center." Robesonian February 4, 2011.

BLOG040

Pitts, Myron. "Pitts: Tuscarara fights for hunting rights." Fayetteville Observer. January 30, 2011.

BLOG072

Bracken, David. "$83 million for rural broadband." NewsObserver.com 5 August 2010.

BLOG073

"Report: Robeson County leads state in accidental shootings." The Fayetteville Observer. 31 July 2010.

BLOG016

Hixenbaugh, Mike. "Crime keeps Robeson County down." The Fayetteville Observer. 17 July 2010. http://fayobserver.com

TAUK002

Taukchiray, Wesley D., Nathan Phillippi, and Thomas E. Ross. "Map errors and Indians of the Carolinas." The North Carolina geographer 17 (2009-2010): 54-59.

BLOG024

Chamberlain, Knight. "Ex-sheriff Maynor faces punishment." Robesonian [Lumberton, NC] Friday, June 20, 2008.

WITT025

Witten, Scott. “Study: County Tax Burden Is among Lowest in State.” Robesonian Monday, February 5, 2007.

ROSS003

Ross, Thomas E. One land, three peoples: a geography of Robeson County, North Carolina. 3rd ed. Southern Pines, NC: Carolinas Press, 2005. 176 pages (including index).

BARB001

Barbee, Daniel G. Tracking county responses to welfare reform. Unpublished report. August 10, 2002.

FOXO009

Fox, Geoff. “Almost half of county's grandparents get duty of raising their children's children.” Robesonian Monday, 17 June 2002.

HOLM001

Holmes, William L. “Census shows eastern North Carolina continues to lag.” Associated Press State & Local Wire Thursday, 23 May 2002 (BC cycle).

FOX0007

Fox, Geoff. “Will it work? Some express skepticism.” Robesonian 18 February 2002.

WITT022

Witten, Scott. “State draws economic recovery map.” Robesonian 30 January 2002.

TYNE001

Tyner, K. Blake. Robeson County. Images of America series. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Publishing, 2003. 128 pages. Key source

WITT016

Witten, Scott. “Image problem: Is it real or is it just media hype?” Robesonian 17 December 2001.

RIVE001

Rives, Karin Schill. “County in crisis.” News and Observer (Raleigh, N.C.) Sunday, 16 December 2001: pages 1A, 20A. 2886 words.

WITT015

Witten, Scott. “SACS lifts probation off RCC.” Robesonian 13 December 2001.

LOCK014

Locklear, Mark. “COMtech earns $181,000 grant.” Robesonian 27 November 2001.

ROBE010

“Robeson County now has the state's highest unemployment rate.” Robesonian 27 November 2001

FOX0006

Fox, Geoff. “58 percent of county births to unwed mothers.” Robesonian 6 November 2001.

WITT009

Witten, Scott. “Robeson jobless rate second highest in state.” Robesonian 30 July 2001.

CENS001

“Census: whites decline.” Robesonian 23 July 2001.

DALE001

Dalesio, Emery P. “Robeson County remains state's most diverse racial mix.” Associated Press State & Local Wire Monday, 26 March 2001. 620 words.

UNCO001

“UNC opens satellite AIDS, HIV clinic in Lumberton; 10% of patients at the Chapel Hill clinic came from Robeson County.” Chapel Hill Herald Tuesday, 30 January 2001: 1. 412 words.

MARS002

Marson, Stephen M, and Rasby M. Powell. “Resolving the transportation problem in a rural community: A case study of Robeson County's (USA) solution to TANF (Temporary Aid for Needy Families).” Rural Social Work 6.1 (December 2000): 26-32.

WITT005

Witten, Scott. “Tourism dollars rise.” Robesonian Saturday, 24 June 2000: 1A, 6A.

POLL001

“Poll: Hatcher has cost county jobs.” Robesonian 18 January 2000: 4A

COUN001

“County ranks 5th in child abuse.” Robesonian 15 January 2000: 1A.

JENK003

Jenkins, Venita. “Robeson SAT scores rise again.” Robesonian Wednesday, 1 September 1999: 1A, 6A, 1 chart

THOM002

Thomson, Estes. “Rural Prosperity Commission to study why region lags.” Associated Press State & Local Wire 2 July 1999. 527 words.

DEFE001

“Defendants spend years waiting for trial in Robeson County.” Associated Press State & Local Wire 1 April 1999. 573 words.

COMM001

“Community meeting scheduled on natural gas pipeline.” Carolina Indian Voice 25 March 1999:1.

INFA001

“Infant mortality program previewed at UNCP.” Carolina Indian Voice 18 March 1999: 3.

DUKE001

“Duke proposal angers Robeson hospitals.” Greensboro News & Record (North Carolina) 20 February 1999: B.

HARD001

Harding, Barry. “From the Office of the Superintendent.” Carolina Indian Voice 17 December 1998: 5.

MAYN006

Maynor-Clark, Vinita. “Reader favors heart center coming to Southeastern Regional Medical Center.” Carolina Indian Voice 17 December 1998:4

REAL001

“'The Real Yellow Pages' directory from BellSouth for Robeson County, N.C., area begins delivery December 4; growth of area mirrored by number of new books.” PR Newswire 1 December 1998 (Tuesday). 399 words.

ROBE005

“Robeson rejects hog farm regs.” Morning Star (Wilmington, N.C.) 1 August 1998: 1B.

FULL001

“Robeson County may disband Human Relations Agency.” Fayetteville (North Carolina) Observer-Times 6 June 1998 (Saturday).

KRAJ001

Krajick, Kevin, and Cameron Davidson. “The riddle of the Carolina bays.” Smithsonian 28.6 (September 1997): 44-. (10 pages)

TRAV002

Travis, Scott. “Economic cohesion encouraged in Robeson County.” Fayetteville Observer-Times 24 January 1997 (Friday).

LUMB005

“Lumberton, North Carolina.” National Civic Review (National Civic League) 85.1 (Winter/Spring 1996 Supplement): 44- .

WARR001

Warrick, Joby. “Tainted wells, poisoned relations.” News and Observer 15 October 1995: B1 (Raleigh, N.C.)

TOWL003

Towle, Lisa H. “'Dream team' for education: targeted for takeover, schools get help with dropouts, illiteracy.” North Carolina (Raleigh: North Carolina Citizens for Business and Industry) 52.6 (June 1994): 29-31.

TOWL001

Towle, Lisa H. “A recipe for economic health.” North Carolina (Raleigh: North Carolina Citizens for Business and Industry) 52.6 (June 1994): 21-26.

LOCK004

Locklear, Brett A. “Letter: Lumbee writer appalled by GQ article.” Robesonian 16 March 1994: 4A.

WITT002

Witten, Scott. “File this GQ article under fiction.” Robesonian 4 March 1994: 4A.

RAAB001

Raab, Scott. “Reasonable doubt.” GQ 64.3 (March 1994): 240-47, 268-70.

DOBI001

Dobie, Kathy. “Murder by the road in Robeson County.” Vibe 2.1 (February 1994): 72-78.

TAYL001

Taylor, Curtis L. “Rural county in N.C. contends with city problems. James Jordan's murder brought notoriety to Robeson County. It has high unemployment and drug trade.” Philadelphia Inquirer (Pennsylvania) 23 August 1993: B04 (Monday).

881

Locklear, Barbara Braveboy. “Pembroke Manufacturer Earns Blue Chip Award.” Robesonian 20 June 1993: D1.

ROBE003

“Robeson County sets bold example with new prenatal care policy.” PR Newswire 3 February 1993: p. 0204CH004. 704 words.

880

Toole, Judith. “‘Revealing Portrait’ of County Compiled.” Robesonian 23 Aug. 1992: 1A.

865

Culbreth, John. “County Usurps Power to Appoint Unity Members; Chair Resigns in Protest.” Robesonian 25 July 1989: 1A.

865

Culbreth, John. “County Usurps Power to Appoint Unity Members; Chair Resigns in Protest.” Robesonian 25 July 1989: 1A.

1233

Segrest, Mab. “Robeson County’s ‘Third World Ills’.” Christian Century 11 May 1988: 468-69. Rpt. (with modifications) in: Southern Changes [Atlanta: Southern Regional Council] 10.4 (July/Aug. 1988): 14-16.

844

Jordan, Pat. “The Passions of Joe Freeman Britt.” Southern Magazine March (1987): 38-41, 95-99.

ROSS002

Ross, Thomas E. “A comprehensive bibliography of the Carolina bays literature.” Journal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society 103.1 (1987), 28-42.

904

“At Pembroke, Cottage to Memorialize Indians Dedicated.” Charity and Children [Thomasville, NC] 29 Oct. 1978: 3, 8.

903

Eliades, David K. “A Conversation with Walter Pinchbeck.” Pembroke Magazine no. 8 (1977): 206-11.

811

Gamble, Douglass R. Pembroke Revitalization Program. Raleigh, NC: Community Development Group, North Carolina State U, 1974.

902

“Let’s Take a Pilgrimage … First to Odum Home.” Charity and Children [Thomasville, NC] 87.6 (28 Oct. 1973).

809

Coit, J. “Panel Cites Robeson Bias.” News and Observer [Raleigh, NC] 31 March 1973: 17.

805

“Survey Discovers Robeson Job Bias.” News and Observer [Raleigh, NC] 1 Oct. 1972: I-5.

899

Peebles, Lucy Gray. “Lumbee Recreation Park Exceeds Dreams.” The Lumbee 11 Nov. 1965: 1.

889

“1,000 Indian 4-H Members Now Enrolled in Robeson.” [article, 1950?] [PSU-MLL-Clippings File.]

888

Workman, Bill. “Woman Missionary Carries On Orphanage for Indian Children.” Charlotte Observer 19 June 1949: 20A.

887

“Indian Orphanage, Named Odum Home for Founder, Is Operating Nicely. History Read at Dedication.” Robesonian 4 Jan. 1943: 2.

886

Livermore, Mary. “Odum Home for Indian Orphans.” Robesonian 15 May 1941: 3.

885

“The Indian Orphanage: An Appeal for Support.” Robesonian 3 Dec. 1940: 7.

884

“First Camporee Held by Robeson Indian Scouts.” Robesonian 6 May 1940: 5.

883

“Indian Welfare Group Seeks Information about Orphans.” Robesonian 5 April 1939: 5.

882

“County Indian Child Welfare Group Formed.” Robesonian 27 Jan. 1939: 2.

ROBE006

“Robeson County.” In: The North Carolina County Photography Collection. North Carolina Collection, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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