Dry cleaner to fold business

Dry cleaner to fold business

LAURINBURG — Norman Mathis said he is ready to throw in the towel … the linen dress, the suit jacket and the quilted comforter.Mathis, who...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Community Care provides good value

RALEIGH — A state audit released last month found that Community Care of North Carolina, whose network serves Scotland County, saved North Carol...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Congresshostingbusinesssummit

Congresshostingbusinesssummit

LAURINBURG — Local merchants and business leaders will have a chance to discuss upcoming legislation with members of Congress during a two-day s...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Deaths of 2 city men probed

Deaths of 2 city men probed

LAURINBURG — Authorities are conducting separate investigations into the deaths of two Laurinburg men.Laurinburg Police Chief Darwin “Duke...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Esteves-Jute named newHospice medical director

Esteves-Jute named newHospice medical director

LAURINBURG – Hospice of Scotland County has named Dr. Valeriana Esteves-Jute as its new medical director.“I feel honored and privileged to...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Labor Day concert planned

LAURINBURG — The Triumph Community Choir will present a Labor Day Reunion Concert at Bright Hopewell Baptist Church on Sept. 6 at 4 p.m.The conc...

August 28th, 2015 |  


School email among Ashley Madison users

RALEIGH — An email address for the Scotland County schools was among the more than 30 million revealed by hackers of Ashley Madison, an online s...

August 28th, 2015 |  


Resident wins physician’s network drawing

LAURINBURG — The Scotland Physician’s Network awarded the second of four $150 prizes in its “patient portal” contest last week...

August 26th, 2015 |  


UNCP attracts recordnumber new students

UNCP attracts recordnumber new students

Staff reportPEMBROKE — With the possibility of a record number of freshmen – estimated at 1,240 – arriving on campus on Aug. 17, UNC...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Union seeks better contract

Union seeks better contract

LAUREL HILL —Technicians working for AT&T held what they called an “informational picket” on Saturday to get the word out about ...

August 25th, 2015 |