NC-produced show approved for grant

RALEIGH (AP) — The television series featuring a star of “Downton Abbey” has been approved for a state film grant for its second sea...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Tribal Council OKs Godwin’s pick for administrator

Tribal Council OKs Godwin’s pick for administrator

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina has a new full-time tribal administrator to oversee daily operations of the tribal government.Fred...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Bill cuts UNC system board to 24 members

Bill cuts UNC system board to 24 members

RALEIGH — The Republican-controlled legislature is about ready to send its first bill to new Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper — a measure reduci...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Seminar to focus on ‘shop local’ strategy

Seminar to focus on ‘shop local’ strategy

HAMLET — New and existing small business owners can learn cost-effective ways to generate a dynamic “shop local” strategy at a free ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Lowe’s to hire 600 full-time workers at NC facility

MOORESVILLE (AP) — North Carolina-based home improvement retailer Lowe’s says it will add at least 600 full-time customer-support and cent...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Pet squirrel guards home against burglary

MERIDIAN, Idaho (AP) — A pet squirrel named Joey prevented a burglary attempt in Idaho last week by scratching the teen suspect when he tried to...

February 17th, 2017 |  


FBI: White supremacist talked of Dylann Roof-type attack

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A white supremacist with felony convictions in South Carolina bought a gun from an undercover FBI agent, telling the agent...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Balancing school, volunteerism

Balancing school, volunteerism

LAURINBURG – Daniel Johnson is a busy 16-year-old but not with the things that might take up a typical teen’s time. His world is divided b...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


Laurinburg-Scotland chamber looks for clean-up crews

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg-Scotland County Chamber of Commerce is calling for volunteers to participate in this Spring’s Litter Sweep.The...

February 16th, 2017 |  


David Locklear of Laurinburg killed in John’s Road wreck

David Locklear of Laurinburg killed in John’s Road wreck

LAURINBURG – A Laurinburg man is dead after his car ran off the road and struck a utility pole on Wednesday.David Locklear, 70, died as a result...

February 16th, 2017 |