Parker: BOE makeup may change

Parker: BOE makeup may change

LAURINBURG – The makeup of the Scotland County has been put on hold while the courts consider any change, county Board of Elections Director Del...

January 13th, 2017 updated: January 13th, 2017. |  


Hoke deputies charge Laurinburg man

Hoke deputies charge Laurinburg man

RAEFORD − A Laurinburg man has been arrested by Hoke County sheriff’s deputies in a case from 2015.Jakeem Fields, 27, of Millstone Road wa...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Nichols named top manager

Nichols named top manager

LAURINBURG — Laurinburg City Manager Charles Nichols has named the Region N Manager of the Year by the Lumber River Council of Governments. The h...

January 11th, 2017 updated: January 12th, 2017. |  


School officialslook long-termat warmth issue

School officialslook long-termat warmth issue

LAURINBURG — The closing of one of Scotland County’s elementary school’s because of a problem with a heating system was a topic of d...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Locklear named county athletic supervisor

Locklear named county athletic supervisor

LAURINBURG — Scotland County Parks and Recreation has hired Edmund Locklear to serve as athletic supervisor.Locklear, a native of Lumberton, beg...

January 11th, 2017 |  


African choir to visit Wagram

African choir to visit Wagram

WAGRAM – The Watoto Children’s Choir, a performance group made up of Ugandan orphans, will share an original musical work at Nazareth Miss...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Scotland events to honor MLK

Scotland events to honor MLK

LAURINBURG – Scotland County will jump start its commemoration of the King Day with a host of events this week that will stretch into the offici...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Winter weathercools plans forannual bonfire

Winter weathercools plans forannual bonfire

LAURINBURG —The possibility of inclement weather has postponed tonight’s annual community Christmas tree burning at Legion Park.Laurinburg...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Beautician puts away clippers

Beautician puts away clippers

LAURINBURG — Claudette Beane never thought the day would come when she put her clippers down for good.Even though her heart and spirit wanted to...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Snow could be on the way for weekend

Snow could be on the way for weekend

LAURINBURG — A winter storm could hit Scotland County late Friday night into Saturday, according to the National Weather Service in Raleigh.Fore...

January 5th, 2017 |