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September 20, 2016

Southern Spirit Elders presented a full sized quilt to Chairman Harvey Godwin Jr. on Monday. The quilt, which is titled “Southern Spirit Quilt’, will be displayed for the month of September at the Lumbee Tribal Complex located at 6984 N.C. 711 in Pembroke.

This quilt wa...

August 11, 2016

Heritage Haven Elders presented their 86 x 93 inch quilt to Chairman Harvey Godwin Jr. on Tuesday. The quilt, which is titled Jacob’s Ladder, will be displayed for the month of August at the Lumbee Tribal Complex located at 6984 N.C. 711 in Pembroke.

This attractive qui...

July 11, 2016

Tribal Chairman Harvey Godwin issued the following statement on the passing of Mrs. Bertha Daniel Richardson, the mother of Gregory A. Richardson, Executive Director of the North Carolina Commission of Indian Affairs.  Mrs. Richardson passed away Saturday.  

S...

July 11, 2016

Lumbee Tribal Chairman Harvey Godwin released the following statement about the passing of Mr. Bruce Barton, a retired educator, journalist and historian who passed Saturday.

“On behalf of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina, I offer my sincere condolences to the family...

July 2, 2016

In accordance to the Tribal Consitution, Chairman Godwin delivered his annual State of the Tribe address today detailing his proposed 2017 budget and multi-year strategic plan.

June 29, 2016

This stunning, traditional Lumbee shawl was handcrafted by members of the Soaring Eagle Elders Club on Norment Road in Lumberton. The group meets every Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.

These Lumbee elders spent countless hours meticulously stitching the trad...

June 28, 2016

Senior Ms. Lumbee 2015 Angeleta Hunt crowns the new 2016 Senior Ms. Lumbee Wanda Locklear-McCall during the annual senior pageant at Robeson Community College's A.D. Lewis Auditorium. Vista Grey Locklear was first-runner up and Betty Locklear was second runner up.