Old furnishings get new life

Old furnishings get new life

LAURINBURG — For people in search of a one-of-a-kind lamp or a table to serve as a conversation starter, the folks at Habitat for Humanity ReSto...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Public support for City Hall may factor in state consideration

Public support for City Hall may factor in state consideration

LAURINBURG — Community support for constructing a new City Hall could be a factor in the state’s decision to allow Laurinburg to build a $...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Crime report

ArrestsLAURINBURG — David Lynn Hammonds, 23, of Laurinburg, was charged with assault by pointing a gun and communicating threats on Thursday, po...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Laurinburg hosts jolly Christmas parade

Laurinburg hosts jolly Christmas parade

LAURINBURG — Thousands lined downtown Laurinburg on Saturday, bundled up in scarves and blankets as Scotland County put its most festive foot fo...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Police: Murder suspect says ‘shoot me, shoot me.’

Police: Murder suspect says ‘shoot me, shoot me.’

LAURINBURG —Authorities said a wrong turn by a murder suspect fleeing police at high speeds could have endangered attendees at Saturday’s Laurinbu...

December 5th, 2016 updated: December 6th, 2016. |  


Trip from doctor to patient

Trip from doctor to patient

LAURINBURG — A retired Laurinburg doctor has published a book documenting his journey from doctor to patient following a 2015 diagnosis of cance...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Tour showcases holiday homes

Tour showcases holiday homes

LAURINBURG — There’s no place like the Junior Service League’s Christmas Tour of Homes for the holidays. The tour takes place on Tue...

December 5th, 2016 updated: December 5th, 2016. |  


McCrory concedes he lost re-election bid

McCrory concedes he lost re-election bid

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory conceded the governor’s race Monday, clearing the way for Democrat Roy Cooper to be de...

December 5th, 2016 |  


County looks at rec. center

County looks at rec. center

LAURINBURG — Scotland County residents could decide whether to help fund a recreation center at the Morgan Complex.Construction of the center wa...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Laurel Hill lighting to be tree-mendous

Laurel Hill lighting to be tree-mendous

LAUREL HILL — It will begin to look a lot like Christmas in Laurel Hill on Saturday as the town holds its annual Christmas tree lighting.As part...

December 1st, 2016 |