|Publisher||M. Joseph Craig|
|Headquarters||2175 N. Roberts Ave., Lumberton, North Carolina, US|
The newspaper attracted national attention when on 1 February 1988 two Native Americans entered the newspaper's office and armed took twenty hostages. The stand-off lasted ten hours; Timothy Jacobs and Eddie Hatcher hoped to attract attention to the plight of American Indians, and later, after their arrest, had a local civil rights attorney deliver a letter to Mikhail Gorbachev in anticipation of a summit between Ronald Reagan and Gorbachev.
- "About Us". Retrieved 23 April 2017.
- "Indians Hope Hostage-Taking Delivers More Than Attention". The Miami Herald. 8 February 1988. Retrieved 3 January 2011.
- "Guilty Plea in Kidnap". Newsday. 5 May 1989. Retrieved 3 January 2011.
- "Lumberton, Robesonian Back To Normal". The Fayetteville Observer. 3 February 1988. Retrieved 3 January 2011.
- "Robeson Indians Send Protest to Gorbachev". The Fayetteville Observer. 3 April 1988. Retrieved 3 January 2011.
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