Supreme Court strikes down NC districts

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has struck down two congressional districts in North Carolina because race played too large a role in their creat...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Scotland senior delegate to science congress

Scotland senior delegate to science congress

LAURINBURG— Sekret McLaurin, a rising senior at Scotland County Early College High School of Laurinburg is a delegate to the Congress of Future ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


McInnis ‘grill bill’ on way to NC governor

McInnis ‘grill bill’ on way to NC governor

RALEIGH — A bill sponsored by a Scotland County lawmaker to allow restaurants to use outdoor grills has passed the state Senate and House.The le...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Award of Excellence goes to Scotland County ER nurse

Award of Excellence goes to Scotland County ER nurse

LAURINBURG — Scotland Health Care System presented its top honor — annual Award of Excellence — to Jamie Jacobs, a Scotland Memorial...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Brave Health Center opens at UNCP

Brave Health Center opens at UNCP

PEMBROKE – With a snip from the giant ceremonial scissors, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke reaffirmed its commitment to provide stu...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Scotland County DSS board says report ‘backs’ director

Scotland County DSS board says report ‘backs’ director

LAURINBURG —The Scotland County Social Services Board said the county DSS director has its “backing” now that a management review of...

May 11th, 2017 |  


School board seeks candidates for vacancy

School board seeks candidates for vacancy

LAURINBURG — The Scotland County Board of Education will be accepting resumes and cover letters from candidates interested in filling the vacant sea...

May 11th, 2017 updated: May 12th, 2017. |  


Vinson receives hospital trustee award

Vinson receives hospital trustee award

CARY – Mike Vinson, immediate past chairman of the board of trustees at Scotland Health Care System in Laurinburg, was honored as a recipient of...

May 10th, 2017 updated: May 10th, 2017. |  


Center to hold pregnancy fair

LAURINBURG — Expectant moms and dads and those who plan to be expecting soon are invited free event on May 18. The Pregnancy Health Fair, sponso...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Feds close probe on Pittenger

Feds close probe on Pittenger

RALEIGH — Federal investigators have closed a two-year investigation into U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger’s dealings with his family’s bu...

May 5th, 2017 |