Scotia Village to host Instant Matchpoint Game

LAURINBURG — Bridge-at-the-Village is one of the nine North Carolina clubs hosting this year’s Instant Matchpoint Game.The Instant Matchpo...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Italian trumpeter to perform in Laurinburg

Italian trumpeter to perform in Laurinburg

LAURINBURG — The Autumn Concert Series at Laurinburg Presbyterian Church will feature Italian trumpeter Ivano Ascari at 2 pm on Oct.15 in the ch...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Scotland County farmers sought for donation

LAURINBURG — Now through – Nov. 1, Scotland County farmers can enroll in the America’s Farmers Grow Communities program, sponsored b...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Scotland awarded science grant

Scotland awarded science grant

LAURINBURG – Scotland County schools have been awarded a grant for $166,458 for science enrichment outside the classroom, educators said Tuesday...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Officials fete Maime’s food

Officials fete Maime’s food

LAUREL HILL – Mamie’s Drive Inn has a clientele that comes from far and wide.“We stop every time we come through here. We’re s...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


Maxton teen shot

MAXTON — A Maxton teeanger is in critical condition after being shot early Friday morning, according to Maxton police.Police said Eddeania Diamo...

September 29th, 2017 |  


County jobless rate highest in North Carolina

County jobless rate highest in North Carolina

LAURINBURG — Scotland County had the highest unemployment rate for the month of August, according to data from the state Department of Commerce. ...

September 29th, 2017 updated: September 29th, 2017. |  


Scotland health officials push breast cancer awareness

Scotland health officials push breast cancer awareness

LAURINBURG –To show support and create awareness for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Scotland Health Care System will push the importance of earl...

September 27th, 2017 |  


Tribal council filing ends Thursday

PEMBROKE —Another candidate has filed to represent Scotland County on the Lumbee Tribal Council.Michael Chavis II is seeking his first term on t...

September 19th, 2017 |  


New Scotland County saw mill to create 46 new jobs

LAURINBURG — Edwards Wood Products plans to expand in Scotland County with a $30 million investment in a new saw mill, state Commerce Secretary ...

September 19th, 2017 |