NCDOT bringing Church Street up to snuff

NCDOT bringing Church Street up to snuff

LAURINBURG – The North Carolina Department of Transportation will be spending $1.5 million this summer to make upgrades to sidewalks and the roa...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Men arrested on gun charges

Men arrested on gun charges

LAURINBURG – Police have arrested two Laurinburg men on felony gun charges following a traffic stop early Tuesday morning.Brock Rush, 27, of Ral...

June 21st, 2017 |  


Scotland HS Class of 2017

Scotland HS Class of 2017

Scotland High School senior Karfa Kaba smiles with his carnation in his mouth after receiving his diploma during Scotland’s 50th commencement ex...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Scotland High School seniors receive over $2.5 million in scholarships

Scotland High School seniors receive over $2.5 million in scholarships

LAURINBURG — Seniors at Scotland High School were awarded millions of dollars in scholarships during the school’s annual Senior Awards pro...

June 1st, 2017 |  


School additions to now cost $18 mil.

LAURINBURG — School officials got their first look at the plans for the additions to Sycamore Lane and Laurel Hill Elementary schools during thi...

May 24th, 2017 |  


County certified as Work Ready

County certified as Work Ready

LAURINBURG — Scotland County has been certified as an ACT Work Ready Community by the North Carolina Chamber of Commerce.The new designation cam...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Board votes to close elementary schools

Board votes to close elementary schools

LAURINBURG — Despite strong opposition from those at public hearings, the Scotland County Board of Education voted unanimously Monday night to c...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Age no factor for athletes

Age no factor for athletes

LAURINBURG — Age is no excuse for the participants of the Scotland County Senior Games, it is only a requirement.The 2017 Scotland County Senior...

May 4th, 2017 |  


Special Olympians invade Pate Stadium

Special Olympians invade Pate Stadium

The 2017 Special Olympics of Scotland County began Tuesday morning with 50-meter races for athletes ages eight to 11-years-old. Medals were handed out...

May 3rd, 2017 |  


Scotland County Special Olympians give 100 percent

Scotland County Special Olympians give 100 percent

LAURINBURG — A parade of athletes were welcomed into Pate Stadium by cheers and applause for the start of the 2017 Special Olympics of Scotland ...

May 3rd, 2017 |