Scotland schools considering rental fee cuts

Scotland schools considering rental fee cuts

LAURINBURG — the Scotland County school board is considering amending its rental policy to lower fees for use of school facilities.Officials dis...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Laurinburg man charged with child sexual abuse

Laurinburg man charged with child sexual abuse

LAURINBURG — A Laurinburg man has been charged this week in a 2010 sexual abuse case reopened by the Scotland County Sheriff’s Office̵...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Maxton health fair a success

Maxton health fair a success

MAXTON —The first ever Maxton Health and Wellness Fair drew about 250 participants to help revive their bodies, minds and souls.Held at the Maxt...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Scotland Memorial lifts visitor ban

Scotland Memorial lifts visitor ban

LAURINBURG — Scotland Health Care System has lifted visitor restrictions that were instituted this past February because of the flu.As of Monday...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Scotland resident puts focus on lupus

Scotland resident puts focus on lupus

LAURINBURG — For some people when asked about lupus, all they know is it is associated with the color purple.But Danielle Manning, who has the d...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Scotland commissioners want tax decrease despite recommndation

LAURINBURG — Still $663,000 from balancing the county’s 2017 budget on Tuesday, the Scotland County Board of Commissioners unanimously sup...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Scotland teenager killed

Scotland teenager killed

LAURINBURG — Investigators are still trying to piece together how and why Kendrick McGirt was killed Monday night.For friends and family members...

May 24th, 2016 updated: May 25th, 2016. |  


LAURINBURG —Democrats and LGBT advocates joined the Scotland County Republican Party on Monday in a discussion of House Bill 2 — commonly ...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Scotland Literacy Council edible event offers food for thought

Scotland Literacy Council edible event offers food for thought

LAURINBURG — In its mission to help learners master basic reading and math skills, the Scotland County Literacy Council prides itself on present...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Community calendar items are listed free of charge for nonprofits, community organizations and educational institutions. Private yard or estate sales ...

May 23rd, 2016 |