Scotland County births

The most recent birth at Scotland Memorial Hospital. Monroe girl Shaquanda Stanback of Laurinburg announce the birth of her daughter Ke’Zarria...

June 29th, 2016 updated: June 29th, 2016. |  


Wedding — Ruan and Wilkes

Wedding — Ruan and Wilkes

The wedding of Sandra Ruan and Jeremy Wilkes to place June 19. The reception was held at the Ballroom at River Landing in Wallace, N.C.The couple curr...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Pet of the week

Pet of the week

Meet sweet Bree. She is house trained, leash trained, crate trained and loves children and other dogs. She’s a gorgeous deep brindle color and i...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Laurinburg host baseball championship

Laurinburg host baseball championship

LAURINBURG — The Laurinburg Optimist U11 baseball team went 2-2 and made it to the semi-final game of the Eastern North Carolina State Tournamen...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Dance school recital Saturday

Dance school recital Saturday

LAURINBURG — The Karen Gibson School of Dance will hold its 55th annual dance recital, “A Summer to Remember” at 6 p.m., Saturday, a...

June 1st, 2016 |  


Scotland County births

Recent births at Scotland Memorial Hospital:Williams girlKelly Renee Easterling announced the birth of her daughter Heaven Alayna Williams on April 10...

May 13th, 2016 |  


Mother of the Year

Mother of the Year

Scott Witten|Laurinburg ExchangeMae Blue, center, was recently named NAACP Mother of the Year for Scotland County. Blue, a member of Jones Chapel Miss...

April 28th, 2016 |  


140 olympians take part in Scotland County games

140 olympians take part in Scotland County games

LAURINBURG — Scotland County Special Olympics honored the athletes as well as volunteers and supporters at the annual games this week at Scotlan...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Laurinburg Scout accedes to Eagle rank

Laurinburg Scout accedes to Eagle rank

LAURINBURG — Boy Scout Troop 420 promoted its latest Eagle Scout on April 10, elevating Brandon Michael White to the highest rank in scouting in...

April 19th, 2016 |  


Poet John McNeill’s niece to present reading at BCC

Poet John McNeill’s niece to present reading at BCC

DUBLIN — Mary Wayne Watson, the great-niece of Scotland County poet John Charles McNeill, will present a reading of the poetry of McNeill on Apr...

April 19th, 2016 |