Young Scotland professionals host beer tasting

Young Scotland professionals host beer tasting

LAURINBURG — A group of young professionals got a look at Scotland County’s past while trying something new.The Young Professionals Networ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Scotland clinic requests more in funding

Scotland clinic requests more in funding

RALEIGH – Andy Kurtzman and other community health clinic directors met with North Carolina state representatives this week to make an appeal fo...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Forest City postal worker says he failed to deliver mail for years

CHARLOTTE (AP) — A former North Carolina postal worker has admitted hoarding thousands of pieces of mail at his home for a decade.News outlets r...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Autopsy: Ex-Marine was drunk during shootout

LELAND (AP) — Officials say a former Marine was legally drunk when he was killed in a shootout with a police officer in North Carolina.That̵...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Chickenpox outbreak reported at Buncombe County school

ASHEVILLE (AP) — Health officials in Buncombe County are notifying families about a chickenpox outbreak at a local school.The Asheville Citizen-...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Dems ask Court to dismiss voting law case

RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina’s top Democrats are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to dismiss an effort to revive a law struck down as uncons...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Scotland Sheriff’s Office asks for SBI investigation

Scotland Sheriff’s Office asks for SBI investigation

LAURINBURG —The State Bureau of Investigation is investigating the Scotland County Sheriff’s Office for allegations of missing money from ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Laurinburg public housing to pass light bills on to tenants

Laurinburg public housing to pass light bills on to tenants

LAURINBURG — Laurinburg Housing Authority tenants will have to start paying their own utility bills, starting July 1. The housing authority plans...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |  


Wilkes County 2-year-old shoots himself

THURMOND (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a 2-year-old Wilkes County boy shot himself with a gun he found in his parents’ vehicl...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Scotland churches take part in Lenten service series

LAURINBURG — The Scotland County Ministerial Association will hold a series of noon Lenten Services for the community.The first service takes pl...

February 23rd, 2017 |