Recently Added or Updated

The following sources have either been recently added to the Lumbee Indians Bibliography, or recently had their records updated.

They meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Recently published;
  • Published earlier, but recently discovered;
  • Items from The Lumbee Indians: An Annotated Bibliography (McFarland, 1994) that had not yet been added;
  • Additions to the list of legislation and court cases related to the Lumbee Indians;
  • A full annotation for the source was recently written;
  • The full text of source was recently made available; or
  • A correction was made to the information on the record.

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


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


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


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


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


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.


“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.


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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