LAURINBURG — The Pilot Club of Laurinburg will soon receive a grant to install two internet-capable dry-erase boards in North Laurinburg Elementary School.
“Suppose They Gave a War and Nobody Came” is the title of a 1970 film that derived its name from an American anti-war slogan from the hippie subculture during the Vietnam War. So says Wikipedia.
Joe Stowell said, “We clean up the outside of our lives hoping that no one will look into the 'closet' where we have hidden our sins by rationalization and excuses, and by blaming others for our own faults.”
LAURINBURG — On Friday evening, Chaka Davis will mark what would have been her son's sixth birthday with a public candlelight vigil, held to raise awareness of the rare disease that took his young life.
PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke is offering a mixed-media course on the history of the South, open to anyone.
LAURINBURG — Less than three weeks after she was found wandering the roads in Laurel Hill, a canine named Cupid made her way out of North Carolina on Friday — in first class.
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...
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...
LAURINBURG — Like most combat veterans returning to the civilian world after World War II, Sylvester DeBerry's life goals were basic: find a job, start a family and make a home. Having survived the war itself, and the wounds he suffered in...
LAURINBURG — The Scottish Pilot Club of Laurinburg is sponsoring a “Bowling for Brains” tournament at 1 p.m. Saturday at Laurinburg Lanes.
LAURINBURG — The second Open Mic of spring semester will take place Thursday at St. Andrews University.
LAURINBURG — Scotland County Memorial Library will host a Comic Book Workshop today from 1-3 p.m. for artists aged 13 and older.
LAURINBURG — Four bundles of joy were recently welcomed to the world at Scotland Memorial Hospital:Smith
Tremayne Shaw recently celebrated five years of service with Kordsa Global Inc. Shaw is a Twister Operator in Kordsa's Converting Department. He was presented with a letter of appreciation and anniversary award gift. Pictured with Shaw is his...
RALEIGH — State Rep. Garland Pierce has received the AFL-CIO's “A Friend of The Working People” Award for his work to enact legislature that helps North Carolina's working poor.
On the heels of Christmas and Epiphany in the church calendar come Lent and Easter, considered High Holy days in the life of the church.
John Savely bought his daughter, Debbie, a Bible for her seventh birthday. Before she graduated from high school, her father had died. That Bible became a revered keepsake, but she lost it in 1974, while attending Tennessee's Volunteer State...
The message today deals in part with the “love holiday” in which we celebrate Saturday — we may say that this is a “heart message” not just to lovers, but especially to those of us that are the saints of the living God,...
LAURINBURG — The 26th Annual Scottish Heritage Weekend will be held at St. Andrews University from March 20-22.
LAURINBURG — Dancing to everything from “Puttin' on the Ritz” to the Sugar Hill Gang to Taylor Swift, nine competing couples — and an unexpected dance troupe — twirled, glided, and pranced across the stage in front...
LAURINBURG — The Scottish Pilot Club of Laurinburg presented “Pick Me Ups” to 50 families of residents at the Morrison Manor on Feb. 3.
LAURINBURG — Educator, writer and historical romance novelist Judith Stanton will share her work at the St. Andrews University Writers' Forum Thursday at 8 p.m. in the Ronald H. Bayes Writers' Forum Lounge in Orange Residence Hall of...
LAURINBURG — Three bundles of joy were recently welcomed into the world at Scotland Memorial Hospital.Jacobs
LAURINBURG — The manager of downtown restaurant 215 On Main and a sound and lighting expert will take the stage tonight for the Storytelling and Arts Center of the Southeast's third annual Dancing With the Scotland Stars...
From left, members of the Rho Alpha Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. Rose Quick, Barbara Ellison, Louise Biggs, Ida McGill, Brenda Teal and Annie Cureton traded their sorority colors of pink and green for red on Friday for the...
LAURINBURG — Some of Scotland County's best-known faces will appear in a “womanless pageant” later this month to support The United Way of Scotland County.
I think a lot about Whys.Most of the time the news releases I receive answer Who, What, When and Where, but often do not indicate anything about Why.
All the money in the world can't save anybody, but a good Christian name points people to Christ. Money can give you fame, but money can't give you a good name.
LAURINBURG — The third-annual Scotia Sectional Bridge Tournament, hosted by Bridge-at-the-Village and sponsored by Unit 153 of the American Contract Bridge League, will be held this weekend.
HAMLET — Internationally accomplished pianists Andreas Kern and Paul Cibis will kick off the second half of the 2014-15 DeWitt Performing Arts Series on Tuesday with a duel on the ivories.
PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke's Museum of the Southeast American Indian (formerly the Native American Resource Center) will today open its new exhibit, Viewpoint, by Lumbee artist Jessica Clark.
LAURINBURG — Scotland Memorial Library this Saturday will celebrate Take Your Child to the Library Day, an event held annually to increase community awareness about free services available at the library.
SANTA MONICA, Calif. — Two graduates of Scotland High School are featured on a children's album that has been nominated for a Grammy Award.