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 |  


Park project

Park project

Courtesy photoRho Alpha Omega members of the local branch of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. met on Saturday to spruce up Washington park. The group h...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


Turn of a century

Turn of a century

LAURINBURG — Mildred McCall’s big day finally arrived.The staff at Prestwick Village where McCall lives said she had been talking about li...

March 22nd, 2016 |  


Fashion sense raises money for schools

Fashion sense raises money for schools

LAURINBURG — Scotland County High School students recently showed off their Sunday best during the third annual fashion show.The event raises mo...

March 14th, 2016 |  


Your child’s sweet tooth and dental health

Your child’s sweet tooth and dental health

During the month of February, the American Dental Association (ADA) celebrated National Children’s Dental Health. It is important as parents, we...

March 9th, 2016 |  


Literacy Councils honors young educator memory

Literacy Councils honors young educator memory

LAURINBURG – Justin Baldwin, a young educator in Scotland County, was remembered by the Scotland County Literacy Council, Monday, at the Sanford...

March 9th, 2016 |