Scotland County shows Taste at food event

Scotland County shows Taste at food event

LAURINBURG — More than 200 people got to enjoy Scotland County’s diverse culinary offerings on Thursday.The 21st Annual Taste of the Town,...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Scotland all-female barbershop chorus regroups

Scotland all-female barbershop chorus regroups

LAURINBURG – Brenda Gilbert is pleased and proud to announce the birth, or more accurately the rebirth, of the Melancholy Babies.The all-female-...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Crime report

FraudLAURINBURG – A resident of Fairmont Street reported to police on Thursday that someone stole his EBT card and made $65 worth of purchases.L...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Scotland youth to share tech knowledge

Scotland youth to share tech knowledge

SHELBY − Four Scotland County youths attended the recent 4-H Teens Reaching Youth through Innovative Technology, TRY-IT, Retreat in Shelby, Nort...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Sun shines on hard-hit county

Sun shines on hard-hit county

LUMBERTON — Schools officials in Robeson County basked in the sunlight that “Good Morning America” provided them and their struggle ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


UNC Pembroke staff recognized for years of service

UNC Pembroke staff recognized for years of service

PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke recently recognized 63 employees for their years of service.The annual Service Awards Lu...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Chancellor’s start-up competition for area

PEMBROKE — The Thomas Center for Entrepreneurship and UNC Pembroke Incubator will hold a Chancellor’s Challenge start-up competition on Ap...

February 19th, 2017 |  


NC-produced show approved for grant

RALEIGH (AP) — The television series featuring a star of “Downton Abbey” has been approved for a state film grant for its second sea...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Tribal Council OKs Godwin’s pick for administrator

Tribal Council OKs Godwin’s pick for administrator

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina has a new full-time tribal administrator to oversee daily operations of the tribal government.Fred...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Bill cuts UNC system board to 24 members

Bill cuts UNC system board to 24 members

RALEIGH — The Republican-controlled legislature is about ready to send its first bill to new Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper — a measure reduci...

February 18th, 2017 |