​Board of Elections





To provide the citizens of Robeson County with the maximum opportunity to become registered voters and to vote all primaries and election irrespective of race, sex, religion, age, party affiliation or physical disabilities and provide the citizens with information about voter registration and elections.



Election Day Application

Early Voting (One-Stop) Worker Application


2020 Deadlines for Requesting an Absentee Ballot

Deadline to Request an Absentee Ballot by mail is Tuesday, October 27th by 5:00 p.m., in order to vote in the upcoming Presidential General Election, held on November 3rd, 2020". 

Please Note: Absentee By Mail Requests must be received in our office or postmarked no later than 5:00 p. m

Approved One-Stop Plan for General Election 2020.


On August 5th, 2020, the Members of the Robeson County Board of Elections unanimously approved a One-Stop  (early Voting) plan for the upcoming General Election to be held on November 3rd, 2020.


Due to COVID 19 and in order to practice social distancing, one additional site was chosen (Pembroke Fire Dept.) and the site location for the Lumberton Office was changed to the adjacent Pine Street Gym.

Lumberton (Office) - (new) Pine Street Gym

Beginning Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020, - Friday Oct.16, at 8:15 a.m.- 5:15 p.m.

Mon - Fri. Oct. 19 -Oct 23, 8:15 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Mon - Fri. Oct. 26, - Oct. 30, 8:15 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Saturday, Oct 31, 8:00 a.m.- 3:00 pm.

Fairmont - Senior Citizens Center/ Fire Hall

Maxton - Gilbert Patteson Library

Pembroke - Pembroke Public Library, (new site) Town of Pembroke Fire Dept.

Red Springs- Community Building

St. Pauls- National Guard Armory

All satellite sites Begin on Thursday, Oct. 15th- Oct 16, 8:00 a.m. -7:30 p.m. 

Sunday Oct 18th, 8:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.

Mon. - Fri. Oct. 19-Oct. 23,  8:00 a.m.- 7:30 p.m.

Saturday Oct 24, 8:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.


Mon.- Fri. Oct. 26-Oct. 30,  8:00 a.m.- 7:30 p.m.

Saturday Oct 31, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Until further order of the court, voters are not required to show photo ID. The law was enjoined by a federal district court on December 31, 2019. This page will be updated if new information becomes available



Physical Address:
800 N. Walnut Street

Lumberton, NC. 28358


Mailing Address:  

P. O. Box 2159
Lumberton, NC 28359

Email                      robeson.boe@co.robeson.nc.us


Office Telephone:       910-671-3080
Fax Telephone:            910-737-5094


Office Hours:               (Monday-Friday)

                                        8:15 am – 5:15 pm

Robeson County BOE Links:

List of all Elected Officials

Robeson Board of Elections 2020 CANDIDATE LIST GROUPED BY CONTEST

Register to Vote in Robeson County (English or Spanish)

Handout for How NC Secure Election For Voters


Physical Address:
800 N. Walnut Street Lumberton, NC. 28358


Mailing Address:

P. O. Box 2159
Lumberton, NC 28359


Robeson County Polling Sites


External Links:

Information about Absentee Voting


Find your One Stop (early voting) site




Director - Tina Bledsoe

Email:  tina.bledsoe@co.robeson.nc.us

Senior Deputy of Elections - Vacant


Senior Deputy of Elections - Ninevetch Carmona

Email:  ninevetch.carmona@co.robeson.nc.us

Deputy of Elections - Jerri Patterson

Email:  jerri.patterson@co.robeson.nc.us


Administrative Support Technician - Vacant




Larry Townsend, Chairman

Krystal Melvin, Board Member

Jack Moody, Board Member 

Marion Thompson, Board Member

Keith Shooter, Board Member

Robeson County Board of Elections meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:00 pm, held at the Robeson BOE Office, 800 North Walnut Street, Lumberton, NC 28358. Regular Scheduled Meetings may be canceled or re-scheduled as needed.

If you wish to speak during a meeting, please call

910-671-3080 and speak to the Director about being added to the Agenda.







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Robeson County. NC

550 North Chestnut Street
Lumberton, NC 28358

Phone: (910) 671-3000

Fax:      (910) 671-3010




Monday – Friday   8:30  AM – 5:00 PM

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