LAURINBURG — A CVS Health Foundation grant will enable the Scotland Community Health Clinic to provide classes from now through the fall on reducing diabetes risk factors.
HAMLET — Nikki Sewell, a Laurinburg native recruited from the Wagram Active Living Center, is Hamlet's new senior center director.
I asked a new church musician recently how important he thinks music is to a worshiping community.
The grit and the grind in life and in ministry is in getting rooted in ourselves and in God. Getting rooted is the best thing that could happen to us, and we had better do it because we don't need to be dependent on anyone else.
LAURINBURG — Though to perch over an aluminum frame and two rubber tires for a 64-mile tour of Scotland County may seem a daunting prospect, next month's Habitat for Humanity of Scotland County Bike to Build will offer opportunities for...
PEMBROKE — Hayes Pond will not be sold by the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina — at least anytime soon.
LAURINBURG — After a month of increased fees for patients covered by UnitedHealthcare, Scotland Health Care System is once again recognized as an in-network provider by that insurer.
LAURINBURG — Investment now is the only way to ensure a viable system of public education in the future.
LAURINBURG — Following the resignation of Lindsey Adams, the Scotland County Board of Elections is again seeking an assistant elections director.
LAURINBURG — As of March 31, St. Andrews University's annual Laurinburg area fundraising campaign is more than halfway to its goal of raising $500,000 for student scholarships and other university functions.
PEMBROKE — The Pembroke Town Council voted Monday to renew its yearly contract with Scotland Correctional Institute, which supplies the town with up to eight inmates to perform roadside cleanup and other labor.
LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Board of Commissioners on Monday unanimously approved incentives for Campbell Soup Company to build a 200,000-square-foot facility in Maxton on the site where the company has existed since 1979.
MAXTON — Lumbee Tribal Councilman Jarrod Lowery spent Friday morning visiting Hayes Pond and what he saw firmed up his belief that it would be better for the tribe to move toward finding a way to preserve the historic property than to just offer...
LAURINBURG — The Scotland County Board of Commissioners, during its Monday meeting, directed staff to vet the Maxton church that has come forward with an offer to purchase Scotland Cemetery.
LAURINBURG — A Maxton police officer has been suspended without pay after unlawfully firing shots into two unoccupied vehicles during an altercation on Sunday, authorities say.
LAURINBURG — Three local veterinary offices will be offering rabies vaccinations throughout the month of April at a reduced rate of $9.50 each:
LAURINBURG — If all goes to plan, the 11th annual FUNd Run-4-Life later this month will mark a first as well.
LAURINBURG — A group of 20 representatives from several local churches made a living tableau as they took turns carrying a cross down Main Street on Friday.
LAURINBURG — A Scotland County man who last month gave authorities information that led to the bodies of Lonnie Patterson and Randy Hobbs has been charged in connection with their deaths.
LAURINBURG — During its regular meeting on Monday, the Scotland County Board of Commissioners will consider granting a conditional use permit for the construction and operation of a solar array north of Laurinburg.
RALEIGH — The controversy came as no surprise to state Sen. Tom McInnis.
RALEIGH — The North Carolina Legislature has begun a rare spring recess after passing a previously announced deal that should decrease electricity rates for hundreds of thousands living in the eastern part of the state.
WAGRAM — Even as the practically brand-new Wagram Recreation Center dwarfs the town hall and maintains a healthy flow of activity, the town's council doesn't intend to let the town's other public recreation areas wither...
Nay sayers are always quick to say it can't be done.
The greatest battle of all time is what took place on this day that we call Good Friday. It occurred between Jesus Christ and Satan and it climaxed on the cross of Calvary.