Village Cleaners to close

Village Cleaners to close

LAURINBURG — Village Cleaners in Laurinburg plans to end production on Thursday.Owners Norman and Pat Mathes said that they have decided to reti...

June 30th, 2016 |  


NC lawnmakers poised to expand grand juries role

RALEIGH (AP) — Legislation advancing through the North Carolina Senate would give new powers to investigative grand juries, a move that the atto...

June 30th, 2016 |  


RCC lauds adult high school and GED grads

RCC lauds adult high school and GED grads

HAMLET – Richmond Community College held a graduation ceremony June 16 for students from Richmond and Scotland counties who completed either the...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Scotland man charged in break in

Scotland man charged in break in

ROCKINGHAM — A Scotland County man was arrested during a traffic stop in Rockingham because he was wanted by Scotland authorities.The Scotland C...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Five Points to get roundabout

Five Points to get roundabout

LAURINBURG —The four-way stop at Five Points on US 15-501 and NC 144 has greatly reduced the number of accidents at the intersection, according ...

June 29th, 2016 |  


FSA seeks Scotland farmer nominations

FSA seeks Scotland farmer nominations

LAURINBURG –The nomination period for the local FSA county committees has begun, according to Scotland USDA Farm Service Agency Executive Direct...

June 29th, 2016 |  


VBS project provides fun, faith for Scotland churches

VBS project provides fun, faith for Scotland churches

LAURINBURG — For young parishioners at Jerusalem United Methodist Church, a recent vacation Bible school was truly like a day at the beach.A por...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Laurinburg fireworks show at Scotland High

Laurinburg fireworks show at Scotland High

LAURINBURG — The city of Laurinburg will host its annual Fourth of July celebration at Scotland High School’s Pate Stadium on Monday.East ...

June 29th, 2016 |  


UNCP chancellor: Tuition bill ‘positive’

UNCP chancellor: Tuition bill ‘positive’

PEMBROKE — A measure that would cut tuition at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke would further the university’s “mission of changing ...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


Autospy: Scotland inmate died of autoerotic asphyxiation

Autospy: Scotland inmate died of autoerotic asphyxiation

LAURINBURG — Autoerotic asphyxiation was the cause of death of a convicted cop killer who died in April, according to autospy results.Scott Vinc...

June 29th, 2016 |