State kicks off drunk driving campaign

State kicks off drunk driving campaign

RALEIGH — The state Department of Transportation and Governor’s Highway Safety Program intend to make roadways safer for residents and vis...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


SAU welcomes record class

SAU welcomes record class

LAURINBURG — The 2016-17 academic year has begun at St. Andrews University as the school welcomed its largest first-year class in over a decade ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Scotland sheriff urges bus safety with school set to resume

Scotland sheriff urges bus safety with school set to resume

LAURINBURG —Scotland County schools reopen next week, but Sheriff Ralph Kersey already has a lesson to impart about getting there safely.Kersey ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Event tries to kick Alzheimer’s

Event tries to kick Alzheimer’s

LAURINBURG — Several area health care providers came together to kick their way to a cure for Alzheimer’s Disease. Scotia Village hosted t...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Sorority dons hats to help community

Sorority dons hats to help community

LAURINBURG — A hat and fashion show planned for today hopes to raise money for local projects while giving women, men and children the chance to...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Scotland County Day of Caring help needed

Scotland County Day of Caring help needed

LAURINBURG — Volunteers are needed to help with multiple projects next month when the United Way of Scotland County holds its annual Day of Cari...

August 19th, 2016 |  


McInnis opposed to bill on Laurinburg City Hall

McInnis opposed to bill on Laurinburg City Hall

LAURINBURG — State Sen. Tom McInnis said he declines to sponsor a proposed bill that might prevent construction of a new municipal building for ...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Laurinburg solar farm gets greenlight

Laurinburg solar farm gets greenlight

LAURINBURG — Despite objections from adjacent landowners, the Laurinburg City Council on Tuesday approved a conditional use permit to put anothe...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Scotland County Health Department wins re-accreditation

Scotland County Health Department wins re-accreditation

LAURINBURG — Officials at the Scotland County Health Department have something to brag about.The county Health Department has been awarded the s...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Scotland superintendent makes EC staffing changes

Scotland superintendent makes EC staffing changes

LAURINBURG —Scotland County schools have announced several staff changes that officials hope will improve its exceptional children programs.Ambe...

August 17th, 2016 |