NEWS


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RCC pins nursing grads
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Pet of the Week
Open House offers first peek at Laurinburg Carlie C’s

Open House offers first peek at Laurinburg Carlie C’s

LAURINBURG — City and county officials, business leaders, as well as residents got a chance to see and taste what Carlie C’s IGA has to of...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Report: Debt OK for Laurinburg City Hall

Report: Debt OK for Laurinburg City Hall

LAURINBURG —A financial consultant said Laurinburg is capable of borrowing the money needed to build a nearly $11 million municipal building.But...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Wednesday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Wednesday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Find out what delegates had to say about taxes jobs, as well as how a bottle represented the country’s economic future on our RNC page.Click her...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Laurinburg bridge results

LAURINBURG — The Bridge-at-the-Village group met on July 11 at Scotia Village under the direction of Brian Potter.Norma Jones and Millie Yongue ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


St Andrews holds final swim classes

St Andrews holds final swim classes

LAURINBURG — Just keep swimming, just keep swimming, just keep swimming.That’s exactly what the 13 children who attended this week’s...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Crime report

Crime report

LAURINBURG — Laurinburg Deputy Police Chief Charles Sessoms said there has been a rash of car break-ins in the past couple of weeks in the Long ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Scotland youth learn about broadcasting

Scotland youth learn about broadcasting

LAURINBURG — A group of budding sports reporters have spent the last four days learning the ins and outs of the radio world with WLNC’s Ke...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Football seasontickets go onsale Aug. 15

Football seasontickets go onsale Aug. 15

LAURINBURG — With football season fast approaching Scotland High School will soon be giving season ticket holders the opportunity to re-purchase...

July 20th, 2016 |  


St. Andrews’ basketball, wrestling hold kids camps

St. Andrews’ basketball, wrestling hold kids camps

LAURINBURG — The Physical Education building on the campus of St. Andrews University has been a busy place this week. The Knights basketball and...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Jackie Jacobs calls for support to get Ashton Locklear’s parents to Rio Olympics

Jackie Jacobs calls for support to get Ashton Locklear’s parents to Rio Olympics

As she prepares to head to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for the Olympics, Lumbee gymnast Ashton Locklear hasn’t forgotten her roots.“The support...

July 19th, 2016 |  


SHS grads play in East West All-Star Game

SHS grads play in East West All-Star Game

LAURINBURG — Two Scotland graduates have traveled to Robert B. Jamison Stadium in Greensboro to compete in the 68th annual East West All-Star fo...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Pembroke MMA fighters chasing pro dreams

Pembroke MMA fighters chasing pro dreams

PEMBROKE — Joshua Oxendine and Luke Canady have been training seven days a week, traveling all over the local area and around the state in hopes...

July 17th, 2016 |  


LIFE


1:40 pm
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Yamane-Clark engagement
8:22 pm |    
Scotland teacher recognized
9:30 am |    
Pet of the Week

July 4 Bridge-at-the-Village results

LAURINBURG — The Bridge-at-the-Village group met on July 4 at Scotia Village under the direction of Brian Potter.Joanne Martin and Jim Beales fi...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Follow us on Twitter

Follow us on Twitter

Be sure to follow us on Twitter @LburgExchange Be sure to follow us on Twitter @LburgExchange http://laurinburgexchange.com/wp-content/upl...

July 7th, 2016 updated: July 8th, 2016. |  


Scottish Pilot Club recalls year

Scottish Pilot Club recalls year

LAURINBURG — The Scottish Pilot Club of Laurinburg honored its members for contributions and welcomed new officers and club members during a rec...

July 7th, 2016 |  


James-Patterson family hosts reunion

James-Patterson family hosts reunion

LAURINBURG — Approximately 80 descendants and family members of Alexander Long James and Mary Patterson gathered for a reunion June 17-19 at the...

July 5th, 2016 |  


Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Handsome London is one of the nicest dogs shelter officials have ever met. He is a very calm boy, who loves attention and great walking on the leash. ...

July 4th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Our two great Robert Morgans
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Time to check poll position
Our two great Robert Morgans

Our two great Robert Morgans

North Carolinians of my generation have been blessed with two important Robert Morgans. One is the mountain-born-and-raised and acclaimed writer who i...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Time to support police

To the editor:Now is the time to show support for our police may it be city, county or highway patrol.The men and women serving our community must kno...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Elderly in need of an assist lose key measure of protection

News and ObserverOlder people in North Carolina who live in nursing homes and those in assisted-living facilities will be a little less safe now thank...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Compromise needed on City Hall

Compromise needed on City Hall

According to a recent report in the New York Sun, constructing a square foot of office space in New York City costs almost three times as much as it w...

July 13th, 2016 |  


Scotland Democratic Women: Gun controls needed

To the editor:In his recent editorial titled “Gun Grabbers Act without Logic,” Thomas Lucente claims any common sense gun control measure ...

July 12th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA