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city (1990 pop. 18,601), seat of Robeson co., S N.C., on the Lumber River; founded 1787, inc. 1852. It is in an agricultural area, with tobacco, grains, soybeans, and livestock. Manufactures include transformers, textiles and clothing, sheet metal, athletic shoes, loudspeakers, and boxes. Nearby Pembroke is a center for the LumbeeLumbee,
descendants of Native Americans whose language belonged to the Algonquian branch of the Algonquian-Wakashan linguistic stock (see Native American languages). The ancestors of the Lumbee occupied the coast of the SE United States and were part of the Eastern Woodlands
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 tribe and the seat of Pembroke State Univ.
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NASDAQ: FSBK), has said that it has completed the relocation of its office in the Biggs Park Center in Lumberton, North Carolina to a newly constructed office at 4309 Fayetteville Road in Lumberton.
The new office was opened on Monday, November 9, 2015 and offers the citizens of Lumberton and Robeson County a new interactive form of banking with a more personal and customer-focused experience interwoven with mobile banking and digital marketing displays.
He enjoyed his healthcare career and being a small business owner in Historic Downtown Lumberton.
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She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Thomas of Penrose, Colorado; daughter Melissa and grandchildren, Ryan and Kellie, of Coal Creek Colorado; brother Gerry McCullough of Westboro; sister Cathy Spiegel of Lumberton, NJ; sister Jeannie Grniet of Oxford.
Pizza Inn (NASDAQ: PZZI), a US-based pizza chain, has announced opening of a new restaurant located inside the National Truck Stop in Lumberton, North Carolina, US.
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Buckeye Lumberton entered the bleached cotton fiber market in September 2001 with state-of-the-art equipment and technology, utilizing a batch bleaching process to treat a variety of cotton fibers.