Education board debates school site

Education board debates school site

LAURINBURG — School officals voted to move onto Phase III of consolidation by identifying a site for a new elementary school during the regular ...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Game for Scottish history, Highland fun

Game for Scottish history, Highland fun

LAURINBURG — Bagpipers, kilts, caber tosses and traditional Scottish foods transported visitors to the United Kingdom’s northernmost count...

October 10th, 2017 |  


County’s health grant for moms receives cutback

County’s health grant for moms receives cutback

LAURINBURG – Scotland County Health Department is scrambling to cover a shortfall of more than$17,000 from the Healthy Mothers/Healthy Children ...

September 21st, 2017 |  


LGC appeal puts consolidation on hold

LGC appeal puts consolidation on hold

LAURINBURG — A state committee unanimously approved a plan by Scotland County Schools to finance the second phase of a $14.8 million consolidati...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Partnership for Children seeking county’s most charming kids

LAURINBURG – Partnership for Children and Families is looking for children to represent all that is cute in Scotland County.The 12 finalists in ...

September 18th, 2017 |  


‘Zombies’ added to Wagram haunted tour

‘Zombies’ added to Wagram haunted tour

LAURINBURG – Scotland County Parks and Recreation is adding a new scare to its Halloween lineup.Parks and Recreation will still have Halloween i...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Seniors take Healthy Steps

Seniors take Healthy Steps

LAURINBURG – Exercise is important at any age, but more so for seniors.Judy Bell, a resident at Scottish Pines Rehabilitation and Nursing Center...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Block owes IRS $287,000

Block owes IRS $287,000

LAURINBURG — The federal Internal Revenue Service has issued another tax lien against Laurinburg Mayor Matthew Block, according to public record...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Scotland committee gets look at 5 possible sites for new school

Scotland committee gets look at 5 possible sites for new school

LAURINBURG — School and county leaders got a look this week at five possible sites for the district’s new elementary school.Members of the...

August 30th, 2017 |  


State: Scotland needs to nominate volunteers

State: Scotland needs to nominate volunteers

LAURINBURG — Identifying, encouraging and celebrating the volunteers in North Carolina is something Gov. Roy Cooper has emphasized since taking ...

August 25th, 2017 |