Putting on the Ritz to feature unique, fun cuisine

Putting on the Ritz to feature unique, fun cuisine

LAURINBURG —The band Mr. Potato Head will perform at this year’s Putting on the Ritz — A Gala of Giving.But it is the food that will...

September 15th, 2015 updated: September 15th, 2015. |  


County manager: Sales tax proposal stalled in Raleigh

LAURINBURG — County officials said it looks like a sales tax redistribution plan expected to help rural counties like Scotland is dead for now.C...

September 11th, 2015 |  


UNCP student still missing

UNCP student still missing

PEMBROKE — A junior at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke is missing in Costa Rica, school officials said.Deon D. Greene is studying a...

September 10th, 2015 |  


County to consider Ebola preparation grant

County to consider Ebola preparation grant

LAURINBURG — Scotland County officials hope a grant will help local health officials between deal with prevention and management of the deadly E...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Total enrollment surges

Total enrollment surges

PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke set an all-time record for its largest freshman class with 1,233 new students, an increa...

September 7th, 2015 |  


Pilots adopt classrooms

Pilots adopt classrooms

LAURINBURG — The Pilot Club of Laurinburg has an educational project called “Adopt-a-Classroom.” The project provides $200 to each o...

September 7th, 2015 |  


City woman jailed in fatal hit-and-run

City woman jailed in fatal hit-and-run

LAURINBURG —A Laurinburg woman has been charged in a fatal hit-and-run accident that killed a Scotland County man in McColl, South Carolina on S...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Wagram to leave Laviner seat vacant

WAGRAM — The town of Wagram has decided not to fill the vacant board seat of the late Jackie Laviner.The board announced at its meeting on Thurs...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Innovative Scotland farmers sought

RAEFORD — Cape Fear Farm Credit is looking for leaders in Scotland County’s agricultural industry who are working to change the future of ...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


‘Caring’ community needed

‘Caring’ community needed

LAURINBURG — Scotland County United Way is in search of volunteers to join its annual Day of Caring, one of the biggest community service events in ...

September 2nd, 2015 updated: September 2nd, 2015. |