Fred Fox, Scotland County broadcasting icon, dies

Fred Fox, Scotland County broadcasting icon, dies

LAURINBURG — Fred Fox Jr., a radio broadcaster known as “the voice of Scotland County,” has died.Fox, who passed away on Saturday, w...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Man found dead in Maxton home

Man found dead in Maxton home

MAXTON — Police are investigating the shooting death of a man who was found dead in his home on Thursday.According to a statement from the Maxto...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Body found near Maxton is identified

Body found near Maxton is identified

MAXTON — The body found Monday night in woods off Alma Road has been identified as Braxton Chavis Jr.The investigation, which will include an au...

December 8th, 2017 |  


City utility poles get check

City utility poles get check

LAURINBURG — Beginning this week, residents in the city of Laurinburg could see contractors hired by the Public Works department on their proper...

December 8th, 2017 |  


AKA cotillion on Sunday

AKA cotillion on Sunday

LAURINBURG — The Rho Alpha Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will host its 2017 Cotillion on Sunday at 5 p.m. at Bright Hopewell...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Thieves steal Laurel Hill holiday ornaments

Thieves steal Laurel Hill holiday ornaments

LAUREL HILL – Connie and Harry Coleman are so determined not to let thieves steal their town’s Christmas spirit that they are willing to f...

December 8th, 2017 |  


RCC offers newpathways to all16 UNC schools

HAMLET – Career and Transfer Center Director Patsy Stanley told the Richmond Community College Board of Trustees this week about new transfer pa...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Maxton man gets decade on drug charges

GREENVILLE – A Maxton man has been sentenced to more than a decade in prison after being convicted of drug trafficking, according to a release f...

December 8th, 2017 |  


SC men arrestedin Gibson man’s Nov. 16 shooting

SC men arrestedin Gibson man’s Nov. 16 shooting

LAURINBURG – Scotland County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two of three South Carolina men wanted in the November shooting of a man at a G...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Body found near Maxton

MAXTON — Authorities are investigating a possible homicide and a possible kidnapping, both in the Maxton area, late Monday evening, according to...

December 5th, 2017 |