NEWS


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Laurinburg native to intern at General Assembly

Laurinburg native to intern at General Assembly

RALEIGH — Laurinburg native Quanesha Latrice “Moe” Amangele will be interning for state Rep. Garland E. Pierce during the long sessi...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Stuck between a rock and a hard place

Stuck between a rock and a hard place

As buzzwords go, “authenticity” is one of the more mysterious ones. And the quest for it has led American businesses to the spot where the...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Young Scotland professionals host beer tasting

Young Scotland professionals host beer tasting

LAURINBURG — A group of young professionals got a look at Scotland County’s past while trying something new.The Young Professionals Networ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Scotland clinic requests more in funding

Scotland clinic requests more in funding

RALEIGH – Andy Kurtzman and other community health clinic directors met with North Carolina state representatives this week to make an appeal fo...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Forest City postal worker says he failed to deliver mail for years

CHARLOTTE (AP) — A former North Carolina postal worker has admitted hoarding thousands of pieces of mail at his home for a decade.News outlets r...

February 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


St. Andrews’ basketball team earns numerous awards

St. Andrews’ basketball team earns numerous awards

KINGSPORT, Twnn. — The St. Andrews University men’s basketball team, led by head coach Randy Hernandez, is coming off their most successfu...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Lady Scots soccer has high expectations, despite youth

Lady Scots soccer has high expectations, despite youth

LAURINBURG — The Lady Scots soccer team is young, but that isn’t stopped second-year head coach Abbi (Giaier) Marsh from setting high expe...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Springs sports opening week schedule

Springs sports opening week schedule

LAURINBURG — Spring sports get underway on Monday for Scotland High School. The six spring sports include: baseball, girl’s soccer, track ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Two SEC teams vie for 4A basketball title

Two SEC teams vie for 4A basketball title

LAURINBURG — Of the seven Southeastern conference teams that started the NCHSAA 4A state playoffs earlier this week, two remain — the Hoke...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Scotland FCA to host coaches clinic

Scotland FCA to host coaches clinic

LAURINBURG — Scotland High School will host a Fellowship of Christian Athletes Coaches Clinic on March 18 at the school. Registration and breakf...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Stuck between a rock and a hard place

Stuck between a rock and a hard place

As buzzwords go, “authenticity” is one of the more mysterious ones. And the quest for it has led American businesses to the spot where the...

February 24th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Kingston woman offers advice for throwing Academy Award party

Kingston woman offers advice for throwing Academy Award party

KINGSTON — Just as Hollywood rolls out the red carpet for Oscar Night, Jayanne Czerniakowski will roll out a similar red walkway to the door of ...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


King cake — one of the jewels of New Orleans cuisine — makes its way to Mount Airy

King cake — one of the jewels of New Orleans cuisine — makes its way to Mount Airy

Every year on the Friday night before Mardi Gras, the Columbiettes of Holy Angels Catholic Church in Mount Airy throw a wingding of a Mardi Gras party...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Ready for breaded cutlets of a different kind? Try cauliflower

Ready for breaded cutlets of a different kind? Try cauliflower

Attempts to eat more vegetables and less meat — or just more vegetables — tend to be perpetual for a lot of people.It’s a challenge....

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Bridge results

LAURINBURG — The Bridge-at-the-Village group met on Feb. 20 at Scotia Village under the direction of Brian Potter.1. Patsy Smith / Barbara Henry...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Eastpointe OKs consolidation with Cardinal

BEULAVILLE — Eastpointe Human Services’ board of directors has unanimously approved a consolidation agreement with Cardinal Innovations He...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Designers take a holistic approach to health-care spaces

Health-care facilities can be stressful places for patients and visitors, with depressing waiting rooms, rows of uncomfortable seating, a blaring tele...

February 18th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Stuck between a rock and a hard place

Stuck between a rock and a hard place

As buzzwords go, “authenticity” is one of the more mysterious ones. And the quest for it has led American businesses to the spot where the...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Public meetings

Wagram Town BoardMeets first Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Wagram town hall.East Laurinburg Board of CommissionersMeets the first Tuesday o...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Our View: Helping those in need always terrific bargain

Have you thanked a volunteer today?You need to because your gratitude is their pay.You have a chance to both thank and help volunteers at the Scotland...

February 24th, 2017 |  


St. Andrews thrives on a two-way street

Whether it’s setting a positive example for middle schoolers or supporting a local nonprofit, St. Andrews employees are often giving their time and ...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |  


Let’s foster business growth

Let’s foster business growth

RALEIGH — In today’s highly polarized climate, can we get our politicians to agree anything? Well, I can think of at least proposition tha...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Their View: Confused by Trump-speak? Sad. Pathetic.

Their View: Confused by Trump-speak? Sad. Pathetic.

If you watched President Donald Trump’s most recent news conference, you may have reached a point midway through when you thought: “That&#...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


SOCIAL MEDIA