Delegation wants update on Laurinburg crime rate proposal

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg City Council will hear from a delegation tonight asking what city leaders plan to do about the high incidence of cri...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Scotland High School’s performance of ‘Raisin’ postponed

LAURINBURG — The Scotland High School Theater Department’s performance of ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ that was originally scheduled ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Scotland’s Mountaire project awarded $1.35 grant for rail access

RALEIGH — North Carolina has approved a $1.35 million grant to help with construction of the proposed Mountaire Farms facility in Scotland Count...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Rockingham driver cited in Laurinburg accident

Rockingham driver cited in Laurinburg accident

LAURINBURG – A Rockingham man has been charged with a traffic offense for a wreck that occurred at the intersection of Everett and W. Covington ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Laurinburg man charged in 2016 auto theft

Laurinburg man charged in 2016 auto theft

LAURINBURG – Police have arrested a Laurinburg man in connection to a 2016 car theft.Enos Ray Clark, 35, of Church Street, was arrested on a war...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Garland Pierce named as Democrat whip for state House

Garland Pierce named as Democrat whip for state House

RALEIGH —A longtime Scotland County lawmaker has been appointed as a Democrat leader in the General Assembly.State Rep. Garland Pierce has been ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Scotland County shows Taste at food event

Scotland County shows Taste at food event

LAURINBURG — More than 200 people got to enjoy Scotland County’s diverse culinary offerings on Thursday.The 21st Annual Taste of the Town,...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Scotland all-female barbershop chorus regroups

Scotland all-female barbershop chorus regroups

LAURINBURG – Brenda Gilbert is pleased and proud to announce the birth, or more accurately the rebirth, of the Melancholy Babies.The all-female-...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Crime report

FraudLAURINBURG – A resident of Fairmont Street reported to police on Thursday that someone stole his EBT card and made $65 worth of purchases.L...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Scotland youth to share tech knowledge

Scotland youth to share tech knowledge

SHELBY − Four Scotland County youths attended the recent 4-H Teens Reaching Youth through Innovative Technology, TRY-IT, Retreat in Shelby, Nort...

February 20th, 2017 |