Poor but not stupid

Poor but not stupid

We elect those that promise to change government policies, limit regulations, reduce taxes, bring down our $19 trillion national debt, control illegal...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Mayor: Leaders get failing grade

Mayor: Leaders get failing grade

With the end of the school year, it is time also for the mayor’s office to issue grades on the goings-on in Laurinburg community.To Beacham and ...

June 15th, 2016 |  


We need better path forward

We need better path forward

Every generation of Americans has faced their share of challenges. At times, these obstacles may seem impossible. But as Americans, we are a hopeful a...

June 13th, 2016 |  


SCGOP Initiates HB2 talk

SCGOP Initiates HB2 talk

The Scotland Republican Party’s non-partisan discussion on the HB2 bill went better than expected and we thank those attendees from the Scotland Dem...

May 28th, 2016 updated: May 29th, 2016. |  


Laurinburg Council crosses the line

Laurinburg Council crosses the line

With City Council’s recent decision to take the next step forward with their plans to demolish the current City Hall and build a multimillion ne...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Let’s talk about mental health

Let’s talk about mental health

Emotions are part of life.All humans experience sadness, nervousness, happiness, excitement, and a variety of other feelings. If you are fortunate, yo...

May 19th, 2016 |  


The power of a few words

The power of a few words

Graduation season is upon us. It’s that time of year in which students dress up in long robes and wear flat-top hats, waiting to hear their name...

May 13th, 2016 |  


School consolidation bad idea

School consolidation bad idea

I have been reading with interest the school board’s consolidation plan. Here is a quick summary. Last year, the school board closed Washington ...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Why grass won’t grow in shade

Why grass won’t grow in shade

Now that the grass is greening up and summer is almost upon us, many people notice that their grass isn’t growing in the shady parts of the yard...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


A win-win situation in Christ

A win-win situation in Christ

It’s good to be in a position where you can’t lose, where regardless of the outcome you come up a winner.The only way that this can happen...

April 21st, 2016 |