New president needs to help Scotland County

New president needs to help Scotland County

As there is not too much going on in the city and I am still exhausted from walking in the parade while dodging Council’s evil stares, instead o...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Certified retirement program grows

Certified retirement program grows

Late last year, Laurinburg/Scotland County was officially designated as a North Carolina Certified Retirement City. With our designation, there are no...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Citizens will be heard in 2017

Citizens will be heard in 2017

Most people would agree that compromise is necessary for good government. Compromise is defined as “an agreement or a settlement of a dispute, w...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Sunday School Lesson

After going to Macedonia, Paul and his colleagues passed through the cities of Amphipolis and Apollonia and to Thessalonica where they found “a ...

November 24th, 2016 |  


Downtown heralds in the holidays

Downtown heralds in the holidays

We all know what your true love gets you on the first day of Christmas – a time honored Christmas Carol tells us that. More importantly, what wi...

November 16th, 2016 |  


RichmondCC continues to grow, deliver

RichmondCC continues to grow, deliver

Thanks to the leadership of our board of trustees, the hard work of our talented faculty and staff, and the support and trust from our communities, 20...

November 16th, 2016 |  


Laurinburg citizens have spoken. Will council listen?

Laurinburg citizens have spoken. Will council listen?

The 10th item on tonight’s Laurinburg City Council agenda is “a discussion on the proposed new City Hall and police Station.” Two weeks ago, ...

November 15th, 2016 updated: November 15th, 2016. |  


Is this still your party?

Is this still your party?

Are we still voting for a political party for the same traditional values or have the Democrat and Republican parties changed their identity.With this...

November 13th, 2016 |  


Breakfast was egg on my face

Breakfast was egg on my face

It’s easier than it’s ever been to become famous. When a cellphone video goes viral, an individual can gain instant popularity.Last May, 3...

November 8th, 2016 |  


Still vibrantstill changinghealth system

Still vibrantstill changinghealth system

Scotland Health Care System is finishing is 70th year, having started at Laurinburg-Maxton Airport in 1946 following the closure of the glider air bas...

October 26th, 2016 |