Disposal lights up Laurinburg

Disposal lights up Laurinburg

LAURINBURG —The only thing brighter than the fire from the Laurinburg’s annual tree burning, were the eyes of the young attendees who watc...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


Committee to debate vet’s tax dilemma

LAURINBURG – The fate of an elderly man’s request for tax exemption for his home will be among the items discussed Tuesday at Scotland Cou...

January 20th, 2018 |  


Fireman’s raffle Saturday

Fireman’s raffle Saturday

LAURINBURG – There is still time to buy a raffle ticket to win a new truck, all-terrain vehicle, gun or cash prize and help support local fire f...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Classes pushing safety, profits

Classes pushing safety, profits

LAURINBURG — Knowing that people may have gotten drone aircraft for the holidays, state officials and the local community college are offering s...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Ferguson ready to pass gavel

Ferguson ready to pass gavel

LAURINBURG – With a few more days left in his tenure as Chamber of Commerce president, John Ferguson, took some time to reflect on the organizat...

January 18th, 2018 |  


New Kiwanis leader

New Kiwanis leader

Courtesy photoPast-President Philip McRae presented Jimmy Bennett with the 2017 Kiwanian of the Year Award.Courtesy photoNewly installed president, Ra...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Two charged in Maxton shooting death

MAXTON — Two men were arrested and charged Tuesday in connection with a December shooting death.Sikia Artis Jr., 24, and Daquanta Armond Dixon, ...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Wagram man arrested on gun charge

LAURINBURG – Police say they have arrested a Wagram man on a weapon charge after he attempted to walk away from traffic stop early Tuesday morni...

January 17th, 2018 |  


City to upgrade how old utility load managed

City to upgrade how old utility load managed

LAURINBURG — It appears that Laurinburg has found a company to help with its load management system upgrade. City officials said on Tuesday that ...

January 17th, 2018 updated: January 18th, 2018. |  


Girl Scouts prep cookie sale

Girl Scouts prep cookie sale

LAURINBURG- Samoas, Thin Mints and S’More’s, oh my.Scotland County Girl Scouts gathered at Trinity Presbyterian Church last week for a ral...

January 17th, 2018 |