Lowe’s to hire 600 full-time workers at NC facility

MOORESVILLE (AP) — North Carolina-based home improvement retailer Lowe’s says it will add at least 600 full-time customer-support and cent...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Pet squirrel guards home against burglary

MERIDIAN, Idaho (AP) — A pet squirrel named Joey prevented a burglary attempt in Idaho last week by scratching the teen suspect when he tried to...

February 17th, 2017 |  


FBI: White supremacist talked of Dylann Roof-type attack

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A white supremacist with felony convictions in South Carolina bought a gun from an undercover FBI agent, telling the agent...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Balancing school, volunteerism

Balancing school, volunteerism

LAURINBURG – Daniel Johnson is a busy 16-year-old but not with the things that might take up a typical teen’s time. His world is divided between s...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Laurinburg-Scotland chamber looks for clean-up crews

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg-Scotland County Chamber of Commerce is calling for volunteers to participate in this Spring’s Litter Sweep.The...

February 16th, 2017 |  


David Locklear of Laurinburg killed in John’s Road wreck

David Locklear of Laurinburg killed in John’s Road wreck

LAURINBURG – A Laurinburg man is dead after his car ran off the road and struck a utility pole on Wednesday.David Locklear, 70, died as a result...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Laurinburg man killed in John’s Road accident

Laurinburg man killed in John’s Road accident

LAURINBURG — A 70-year-old Laurinburg man is dead from a single-vehicle traffic accident on Johns Road Wednesday afternoon.David Locklear’...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


Wagram man arrested for forgery

Wagram man arrested for forgery

LAURINBURG – Police have arrested a Wagram man in connection with a theft that took place in December.Damien Daniel Edward McDonald, 22, of Bund...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Neil Simon’s ‘Barefoot in the Park’ to be performed at RCC’s Cole

Neil Simon’s ‘Barefoot in the Park’ to be performed at RCC’s Cole

HAMLET— Neil Simon’s “Barefoot in the Park” will be presented live on stage at the Cole Auditorium by Montana Repertory Theatr...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Health officials say Pitt County child dies from flu

GREENVILLE (AP) — State and local health officials say a Pitt County child has died from the flu, and that an existing health condition might ha...

February 16th, 2017 |