RCC seeking future truckers

RCC seeking future truckers

HAMLET — Richmond Community College will hold a mandatory orientation for its fall truck driver training course at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, in...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Critics: City Hall project too costly

Critics: City Hall project too costly

LAURINBURG — The Local Government Commission is expected to decide next month whether the city of Laurinburg can construct a new municipal build...

August 7th, 2017 updated: August 8th, 2017. |  


BLET program graduates 11

BLET program graduates 11

HAMLET – Eleven cadets completed the Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) program at Richmond Community College and were presented with certifi...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Free seminar on twitter and blogging

HAMLET — The Small Business Center of Richmond Community College will present a free seminar, “Blogging and Twitter for Business Owners,&#...

August 5th, 2017 |  


RCC board OKs application for Laurinburg campus

RCC board OKs application for Laurinburg campus

HAMLET – The Richmond Community College board of trustees this week approved the college’s application for multi-campus status in Laurinburg to be...

August 4th, 2017 updated: August 4th, 2017. |  


Scotland County free clinic gets CSX grant

LAURINBURG — The Scotland Community Health Clinic received a grant for $1,000 from CSX Transportation “Beyond Our Rails” Program.The...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


State tries to curb prison contraband

State tries to curb prison contraband

WAGRAM —Officials at the Scotland Correctional Institution found more illegal items in 2016 than any of the previous three years.But efforts by ...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


More candidates declared as filing period concludes

More candidates declared as filing period concludes

LAURINBURG — Five more candidates filed for election as the filing period came to a close on Friday. Filing for the Laurinburg City Council at-la...

July 24th, 2017 updated: July 24th, 2017. |  


Scotland Girl Scouts earn Silver Award

Scotland Girl Scouts earn Silver Award

RALEIGH — Haley McGugan and Anna Osborne of Laurel Hill and Desiree Tyson and Catherine Macy of Laurinburg, have been awarded the Girl Scout Sil...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Herman Tyson named to Scotland school board

Herman Tyson named to Scotland school board

LAURINBURG — After a month of waiting, the school board selected Herman Tyson to fill its vacant seat during Monday’s meeting.In 5-to-2 pa...

July 10th, 2017 updated: July 10th, 2017. |