DA drops charges that allege Laurinburg mayor stole signs

DA drops charges that allege Laurinburg mayor stole signs

LAURINBURG — Scotland County District Attorney Kristy Newton has dropped charges against Mayor Matthew Block that allege that he removed his opp...

October 20th, 2017 |  


County’s first day of early voting heavy

County’s first day of early voting heavy

LAURINBURG — More than 100 more voters cast ballots in the municipal elections on the first day of early voting compared with the period in 2015...

October 20th, 2017 updated: October 20th, 2017. |  


Story festival moves downtown

Story festival moves downtown

LAURINBURG — Some of the nation’s most highly acclaimed storytellers will be joined by regional tellers and musicians at the Storytelling ...

October 20th, 2017 |  


NAACP president to speak Saturday

NAACP president to speak Saturday

LAURINBURG — Tickets to Saturday’s Scotland County Freedom Fund Banquet are still available.The cost is $25 per person and can be purchase...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Arson suspected in house fire

LAURINBURG — The sheriff’s office is investigating a Wednesday afternoon house fire as a possible arson.A passerby called in the fire at a...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Bride’s father shoots up wedding

LAUREL HILL – What should have been a happy occasion nearly turned tragic after the father of the bride opened fire on guests at a wedding.Richa...

October 19th, 2017 |  


City to repair Woodrun Drive

City to repair Woodrun Drive

LAURINBURG – Residents in the Woodrun and Lakewood Hills communities may want to map out a new commute for the next few weeks.The city’s P...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Hospital robbed three times in a week

LAURINBURG – Two different offices on the campus of Scotland Memorial Hospital were robbed in last week, according to police. Police were called ...

October 19th, 2017 updated: October 19th, 2017. |  


Early, One-Stop voting begins in Scotland County

Early, One-Stop voting begins in Scotland County

LAURINBURG — Voters in Scotland County’s 2017 municipal elections can head to the polls this morning as One-Stop Early Voting gets underwa...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Exchange looking for cutest kid

Exchange looking for cutest kid

LAURINBURG — With Halloween a dozen days away, it is time to pick the best little goblin or ghoul in Scotland County. Photo submissions for The L...

October 19th, 2017 updated: October 20th, 2017. |