County certified as Work Ready

County certified as Work Ready

LAURINBURG — Scotland County has been certified as an ACT Work Ready Community by the North Carolina Chamber of Commerce.The new designation cam...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Births

The following births have been released by FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.Locklear girlAdam Locklear and Bethany Locklear, Gibson, a...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Board votes to close elementary schools

Board votes to close elementary schools

LAURINBURG — Despite strong opposition from those at public hearings, the Scotland County Board of Education voted unanimously Monday night to c...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Scotland County unites in prayer

Scotland County unites in prayer

LAURINBURG — A cross section of Scotland County — clergy members, local law enforcement elected leaders, merchants and regular folks ̵...

May 5th, 2017 |  


Age no factor for athletes

Age no factor for athletes

LAURINBURG — Age is no excuse for the participants of the Scotland County Senior Games, it is only a requirement.The 2017 Scotland County Senior...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Special Olympians invade Pate Stadium

Special Olympians invade Pate Stadium

The 2017 Special Olympics of Scotland County began Tuesday morning with 50-meter races for athletes ages eight to 11-years-old. Medals were handed out...

May 3rd, 2017 |  


Scotland County Special Olympians give 100 percent

Scotland County Special Olympians give 100 percent

LAURINBURG — A parade of athletes were welcomed into Pate Stadium by cheers and applause for the start of the 2017 Special Olympics of Scotland ...

May 3rd, 2017 |  


Special day for super athletes, supporters

Special day for super athletes, supporters

Scotland High School senior Nicolas Ring was presented the Chuck Sligh Award for his dedication to the Special Olympics by Julian Butler on Tuesday be...

May 3rd, 2017 |  


A.B. Gibson in running as new Scotland school site

A.B. Gibson in running as new Scotland school site

LAURINBURG — The Scotland County Board of Education may have found a location for the county’s new elementary school — the A.B. Gibs...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Pittman-Palmer engagement

Pittman-Palmer engagement

Dewey Pittman Jr. and Angie Caulder of Laurinburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Pittman to Cordell Palmer of Edenton. He is son ...

April 24th, 2017 |