Annual Laurinburg Christmas parade set for Saturday

Annual Laurinburg Christmas parade set for Saturday

LAURINBURG — The annual Laurinburg Christmas will make its way through downtown on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. The parade will take its traditiona...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Gibson mayor arrested for eluding, illegal hunting

Gibson mayor arrested for eluding, illegal hunting

GIBSON — The mayor of Gibson was arrested over the weekend following a car chase when he fled the authorities after being caught spotlight hunti...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Holiday travel expected to hit record

Holiday travel expected to hit record

LAURINBURG — Scotland County residents may want to stay home this Thanksgiving. The number of people traveling to see family and friends this ho...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Downtown Laurinburg to usher in holiday season

Downtown Laurinburg to usher in holiday season

LAURINBURG — Residents can get a head start on Christmas shopping on Sunday as downtown Laurinburg celebrates the 32nd annual Christmas on Main....

November 16th, 2017 |  


Group seeks help with turkey giveaway

Group seeks help with turkey giveaway

LAURINBURG — One local organization is doing what they can to help ease the burden on people this holiday season by holding a frozen turkey, chi...

November 15th, 2017 |  


Work begins to raze Barrett Building

Work begins to raze Barrett Building

LAURINBURG — City officials continue to say they are unsure when the Barrett Building will come down, but work crews have already removed the co...

October 26th, 2017 |  


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 |