Housing money available to Scotland residents

Housing money available to Scotland residents

LUMBERTON — The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development announced this morning that federal funding is still available through its Sing...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Scotland NAACP to meet Sunday

Scotland NAACP to meet Sunday

LAURINBURG  — The Scotland County NAACP will hold a general membership meeting on Sunday. The meeting is open to members and the public. It will...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Laurinburg graduates first Citizens’ Academy

Laurinburg graduates first Citizens’ Academy

LAURINBURG — Any mention of a six-week program is enough to give anyone pause. However, that’s not the case for 13 participants for the ci...

February 21st, 2017 |  


South Scotland Elementary Chuck Dulin uses illness to motivate

South Scotland Elementary Chuck Dulin uses illness to motivate

LAURINBURG — When South Scotland Elementary School principal Chuck Dulin was diagnosed with Stage 2 cancer in November, at first he was unclear ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Delegation wants update on Laurinburg crime rate proposal

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg City Council will hear from a delegation tonight asking what city leaders plan to do about the high incidence of cri...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Scotland High School’s performance of ‘Raisin’ postponed

LAURINBURG — The Scotland High School Theater Department’s performance of ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ that was originally scheduled ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Scotland’s Mountaire project awarded $1.35 grant for rail access

RALEIGH — North Carolina has approved a $1.35 million grant to help with construction of the proposed Mountaire Farms facility in Scotland Count...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Rockingham driver cited in Laurinburg accident

Rockingham driver cited in Laurinburg accident

LAURINBURG – A Rockingham man has been charged with a traffic offense for a wreck that occurred at the intersection of Everett and W. Covington ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Laurinburg man charged in 2016 auto theft

Laurinburg man charged in 2016 auto theft

LAURINBURG – Police have arrested a Laurinburg man in connection to a 2016 car theft.Enos Ray Clark, 35, of Church Street, was arrested on a war...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Garland Pierce named as Democrat whip for state House

Garland Pierce named as Democrat whip for state House

RALEIGH —A longtime Scotland County lawmaker has been appointed as a Democrat leader in the General Assembly.State Rep. Garland Pierce has been ...

February 20th, 2017 |