Authorities in Robeson County have established a command post as they continue their search for the daughter of a Robeson County deputy.
Sheriff Kenneth Sealey told area media outlets that 18-year-old Sara Nicole Graham has been missing since Wednesday, when she left home for work at a Wal-Mart store in Pembroke.
Gov. Pat McCrory says a proposed natural gas pipeline traveling through eastern North Carolina will serve as a tool to attract more jobs and industries to the state.
McCrory visited Pembroke on Tuesday to highlight the announced construction of a 550-mile pipeline from West Virginia through Virginia and North Carolina, ending at current Piedmont Natural Gas facilities in Robeson County.
The town of Pembroke will celebrate the end of 2013 with the help of a nearly 400-pound pine cone.