Laurel Hill grandmother thanks ‘superheros’ for saving life

Laurel Hill grandmother thanks ‘superheros’ for saving life

LAURINBURG —It was the role of mom that brought Kimbrick Morris to Laurel Hill Elementary to pick up her son Jeren McCall, who is in kindergarte...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Scots get ready for Games day

Scots get ready for Games day

LAURINBURG — Scottish pride will be on display this weekend as thousands converge on Laurinburg to celebrate and participate in the eighth annua...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Cooper to visit Laurinburg

Cooper to visit Laurinburg

LAURINBURG — Roy Cooper, a candidate in the hotly contested race for N.C. governor, will bring his campaign to Laurinburg next week.Cooper, a De...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Kuumba fest brings the fun

Kuumba fest brings the fun

LAURINBURG —Kuumba means creativity in Swahili.But the annual Kuumba Festival in Laurinburg also means different things to different people.For ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Poem, performance rated ‘epic’

Poem, performance rated ‘epic’

LAURINBURG — For almost 90 minutes, Ron McCurdy and his jazz quartet brought Langston Hughes’ epic poem “Ask Your Mama” to lif...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Leaders tout positives

Leaders tout positives

LAURINBURG — Graduation rates in Scotland County are on the rise and education leaders see a brighter future for education in the area.Educators...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Scotland County commissioners strategize for the future

Scotland County commissioners strategize for the future

LAURINBURG — Scotland leaders began working on a “road map” Thursday to help determine where the county may be in a decade and beyon...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


11 to compete in Kuumba Pageant

11 to compete in Kuumba Pageant

LAURINBURG — Eleven young women will take part in tonight’s Kuumba Pageant that serves as the opening event for the day-long Kuumba Festiv...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Langston Hughes Project at SACS

Langston Hughes Project at SACS

LAURINBURG —Laurinburg will serve as the latest venue for the Langston Hughes Project.The project is a traveling multimedia concert performance ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Maxton DOT plan focused on Scotland

Maxton DOT plan focused on Scotland

MAXTON — The Maxton Board of Commissioners hear a report this week from the North Carolina Department of Transportation that only includes the p...

September 22nd, 2016 |