Fireman’s raffle Saturday

Fireman’s raffle Saturday

LAURINBURG – There is still time to buy a raffle ticket to win a new truck, all-terrain vehicle, gun or cash prize and help support local fire f...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Classes pushing safety, profits

Classes pushing safety, profits

LAURINBURG — Knowing that people may have gotten drone aircraft for the holidays, state officials and the local community college are offering s...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Ferguson ready to pass gavel

Ferguson ready to pass gavel

LAURINBURG – With a few more days left in his tenure as Chamber of Commerce president, John Ferguson, took some time to reflect on the organizat...

January 18th, 2018 |  


New Kiwanis leader

New Kiwanis leader

Courtesy photoPast-President Philip McRae presented Jimmy Bennett with the 2017 Kiwanian of the Year Award.Courtesy photoNewly installed president, Ra...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Wagram man arrested on gun charge

LAURINBURG – Police say they have arrested a Wagram man on a weapon charge after he attempted to walk away from traffic stop early Tuesday morni...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Marchers find meaning in day

Marchers find meaning in day

LAURINBURG – More than 100 people braved a bitter cold morning to join a march to honor the legacy of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.The march is in...

January 17th, 2018 |  


City man arrested for beating

City man arrested for beating

LAURINBURG – Police have arrested a Laurinburg man wanted in connection to a December breaking and entering and battery.Rontel Ratley, 22, of Ma...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Man arrested in Scotland shooting death

Man arrested in Scotland shooting death

LAURINBURG – Deputies say they have arrested a Laurinburg man after an argument led to a shooting death Monday night.Jeremy Tucker, 23, of Lauri...

January 16th, 2018 updated: January 16th, 2018. |  


Elderly man questions back taxes rule

Elderly man questions back taxes rule

LAURINBURG – Ninety-year-old Dannie Kelly believes that the county government is trying to take away something that God gave him.The World War ...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Two arrested after traffic violations

LAURINBURG — Police arrested two men Tuesday after they attempted to flee traffic stops, authorities said.The first incident occurred on Turnpik...

January 11th, 2018 |