Scotland DA closes sheriff voting-buying probe

Scotland DA closes sheriff voting-buying probe

LAURINBURG — Scotland County’s District Attorney has officially closed the case on allegations of vote buying in the 2014 Scotland County ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


RCC pins nursing grads

RCC pins nursing grads

HAMLET – Ten graduates of the Practical Nursing program at Richmond Community College exited the Robert L. & Elizabeth S. Cole Auditorium on...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Crime report

ShootingsLAURINBURG — Two shootings with non-lifethreatening injuries are under investigation by the Laurinburg Police Department.According to C...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Laurinburg funds arts council despite nonprofit ban

Laurinburg funds arts council despite nonprofit ban

LAURINBURG — Laurinburg agreed this week to give $7,500 to the Scotland County Arts Council, but some city officials have expressed concern abou...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Thursday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Thursday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Find out what deleegrations had to say at the Republican National Convention about the Second Amendment and fixing Veterans Affairs on our RNC page.Cl...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Maxton to consider rules on sagging apparel

Maxton to consider rules on sagging apparel

MAXTON — Maxton officials want young men to pull up their pants.At the recommendation of Mayor Emmett “Chip” Morton, the town board ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Scotland County named designee for federal incentive effort

LAURINBURG — Scotland County has been designated as part of the North Carolina Sentinel Landscape, a zone where voluntary federal incentive prog...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Pet of the Week

Pet of the Week

Creed is about 2 years old. He’s a talker and loves attention. If a sweet, curious companion is what you’re looking for then he’s yo...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Banks promoted by Air Force

Banks promoted by Air Force

SAN ANTONIO — Laurinburg native Major Aaron B. Banks was recently promoted to lieutenant colonel. The promotion ceremony was held at Air Space C...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Open House offers first peek at Laurinburg Carlie C’s

Open House offers first peek at Laurinburg Carlie C’s

LAURINBURG — City and county officials, business leaders, as well as residents got a chance to see and taste what Carlie C’s IGA has to of...

July 20th, 2016 |