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Family of abused infant urges others to speak up

Community partners work to increase awareness of child abuse, neglect


LAURINBURG — In his first days of life, Charlie Oetzel was like any other normal, healthy baby. He ate, slept and cried. He needed constant...

  • Family of abuse...

    Community partners work to increase awareness of child abuse, neglect


    LAURINBURG — In his first da...

    Family of abused infant urges others to speak up

    Community partners work to increase awareness of child abuse, neglect


    LAURINBURG — In his first days of life, Charlie Oetzel was like any other normal, healthy baby. He ate, slept and cried. He needed constant...

  • Cross carried t...

    LAURINBURG — Drivers waved, ...

    Cross carried through town to commemorate Good Friday

    LAURINBURG — Drivers waved, honked their horns and shouted words of encouragement to a crowd of about 36 who, on Good Friday, were being led...

  • Community churc...

    LAURINBURG — Every Wednesday...

    Community churches join in prayer for county's future

    LAURINBURG — Every Wednesday around noon at the downtown square — between a defunct gasoline station and Bob's Jewel Shop...

  • SBI seizes Gryp...

    LAURINBURG — The State Bureau of Investigation seized employment rec...

    SBI seizes Gryphon timesheets, payment records

    LAURINBURG — The State Bureau of Investigation seized employment records from Gryphon Group Security Solutions earlier this month to...

  • Vigil brings to...

    LAURINBURG — On the campus o...

    Vigil brings to light sex abuse statistics

    LAURINBURG — On the campus of St. Andrews University on Tuesday, some 20 students and faculty members joined with the staff of the...

  • ...

    RED SPRINGS — When Army Spec...

    Fort Hood victim recalls the day he almost died

    RED SPRINGS — When Army Specialist Ivan Lopez opened fire at Fort Hood earlier this month, killing three soldiers and injuring 16 others, it...

  • Storytellers sp...

    LAURINBURG — Showcasing stor...

    Storytellers spin colorful yarns at eighth annual county festival

    LAURINBURG — Showcasing stories from the perfectly true to the completely implausible, the eighth annual Storytelling Festival of Carolina...

  • Task force to b...

    Newton: Cyber Center ruling

    did not make gaming legal


    LAURINBURG — With the prolif...

    Task force to battle sweepstakes operations

    Newton: Cyber Center ruling

    did not make gaming legal


    LAURINBURG — With the proliferation of sweepstakes parlors across Scotland County despite the establishments' tenuous legal footing,...

  • Hospice honors ...

    LAURINBURG — The cheery expr...

    Hospice honors several for service

    LAURINBURG — The cheery expressions and sense of celebration during Thursday's volunteer banquet gave evidence that, at Hospice of...

  • Reps weigh in o...

    LAURINBURG — Though a recent...

    Reps weigh in on ratings of effectiveness

    LAURINBURG — Though a recent report ranks Scotland County's state legislators, all Democrats, as not being particularly effective...

  • Volunteers laud...

    LAURINBURG — Some 50 people,...

    Volunteers lauded for hospital service

    LAURINBURG — Some 50 people, their names not followed by “M.D.” or “R.N.,” were recognized on Wednesday for their...

  • Board keeping m...

    LAURINBURG — The chairman of...

    Board keeping mum until SBI probe complete

    LAURINBURG — The chairman of the Scotland County Board of Commissioners said Wednesday that the board will withhold comment, as well as...

  • County adjusts ...

    LAURINBURG — As both boards ...

    County adjusts share of 911 center costs

    LAURINBURG — As both boards continue to discuss the issue, on Tuesday the Scotland County Board of Commissioners amended the drafted...

  • Motorists cope ...

    Average cost per gallon rises 15 cents


    LAURINBURG — Though it may n...

    Motorists cope with rising gasoline prices

    Average cost per gallon rises 15 cents


    LAURINBURG — Though it may not be quite an arm and a leg, drivers across North Carolina are forking over more and more of their hard-earned...

  • Collision slows...

    LAURINBURG — A two-car colli...

    Collision slows traffic, causes minor injuries

    LAURINBURG — A two-car collision put a stop to traffic on Aberdeen Road for about 15 minutes on Wednesday afternoon, but no one was...

  • Performers to b...

    LAURINBURG — Nearly 2,000 pe...

    Performers to bring diverse tales to John Blue grounds

    LAURINBURG — Nearly 2,000 people are expected to flock to the John Blue House grounds this weekend to celebrate and enjoy the power of...

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Tourism season approaching for 8th district

This week and next, the House is in recess so it is great to be back home in North Carolina. This past weekend I was incredibly lucky and honored...

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Class of 1999 reunites in Wilmington

WILMINGTON — The class of 1999 recently held its 15-year class reunion in Wilmington. Following the 10 year reunion, held in Laurinburg, the...

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Bobcats need to solve LeBron for first playo...

CHARLOTTE (AP) — The Charlotte Bobcats will have to find a way to stop LeBron James if they hope to win their first playoff game in...

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