LAURINBURG — Invoking the Biblical story of Nehemiah, the Rev. Dr. Charles Forehand III told the 250 black community members gathered on Saturday for an annual celebration of their ancestors' history that they, like the Israelites, must...
LAURINBURG — During a quick Friday morning ceremony in front of a handful of witnesses, FCC administration director Wayne Cromartie was sworn in as the newest member of the Scotland County School Board.
LAURINBURG — Closed in 2001, the Wagram Correctional Center now serves as little more than an unsightly blip on the radar for those speeding through Scotland County on U.S. 401.
LAURINBURG — To ask Scotland County residents at random about the state of their community might elicit a few negative responses.
ArrestsLAURINBURG — Two students were arrested at Scotland High School earlier this month for affray and disorderly conduct, according to Laurinburg police.
PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke's Office for Regional Initiatives will offer four certificate programs this spring: Web Design and Electronic Publishing, Microsoft Office, Entrepreneurship and Small Business...
LAURINBURG – If you'd like to promote local literacy while noshing from a cornucopia of delectable dishes, enjoying live music and visiting with friends, the Taste of the Town is your ticket.
LAURINBURG — While many young attorneys find their footing in the legal field by working for an established practice, Rockingham native Bellonora McCallum returned to her roots in 2012 and set up shop on her own merit.
LAURINBURG — St. Andrews University's Saltire Award will be presented to New Jersey resident Robert Currie at the Scottish Heritage Awards Banquet held March 20.
HAMLET — A Laurinburg man received an unexpected Valentine's Day present when he scratched off a $10 lottery card to find a $1 million prize.
LAURINBURG — The Scotland County Sheriff's Office's concealed carry division, which issues gun permits, is undergoing reorganization, according to Capt. Mitch Johnson, and the permit office will be closed until next week.
LAURINBURG — Dr. Ian Hutchinson, professor of Nuclear Science and Engineering at MIT, will present the Religion and Science Roundtable Lecture on March 17 at St. Andrews University.
LAUREL HILL — High lead levels found in the drinking water of a Scotland County home is “just an isolated case,'' a Scotland County Health Department official said Thursday, confirming that test samples from the wells of two...
In the spiritual realm, a good name brings honor and glory to God.I hear folks say, “I don't care what anyone thinks about me!” Well, as believers, we should!
In my last column, I referenced unbelief as man's greatest crisis, beginning in the Garden of Eden where Adam and Eve believed the lie of Satan rather than God, who is truth. Their unbelief led to the spiritual death of all mankind. Without...
MAXTON — A Maxton woman and her boyfriend are facing drug charges after narcotics agents found marijuana, prescription pills and a liquor still in their home, according to the Robeson County Sheriff's Office Narcotics...
LAURINBURG — Robeson Health Care Corporation has partnered with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to offer the Veterans Choice Program, which should expedite appointments for primary, preventative and behavioral healthcare.
The Top Producer Award for 2014 was presented to Debbie Evans by Kevin Garnett, Officer of the Board of Realtors.
SOUTHERN PINES — An annual symposium hosted by Carolina Eye Associates of Southern Pines eary this month featured a musical and monetary tribute to a optometrist who spent several years practicing at the company's Laurinburg...
LAURINBURG — The Scotland Community Health Clinic is offering a series of free healthy lifestyle classes, called HEALTHyourself.The first class focuses on reducing risk factors for stroke and heart disease.
LAURINBURG —AT&T has launched its service for 60,000 former Alltel wireless customers in North Carolina.
LAURINBURG — The North Carolina Cooperative Extension's Administrative Professionals Association has scholarships available to students who want to pursue a career as an office professional.
LAURINBURG — Following an unannounced, on-site survey earlier this month, Scotland Health Care System has received The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for Hospital Accreditation.
LAURINBURG — A 93-year-old house on East Vance Street has gotten a new lease on life over the last 18 months, courtesy of Scotland County Habitat for Humanity.On Wednesday, so did its new owner.