DOT says I-95 to increase to eight lanes

DOT says I-95 to increase to eight lanes

State transportation officials announced Wednesday several new highway projects for the area, including Interstate 95 in neighboring Robeson County.St...

July 6th, 2017 |  


Election filing starts Friday

Election filing starts Friday

LAURINBURG — Filing for the 2017 municipal elections in Scotland County begins on Friday at noon.Offices up for an election this year include se...

July 5th, 2017 |  


Richmond County teen scores scholarship

Richmond County teen scores scholarship

LAURINBURG — A recent Richmond Senior High School graduate was awarded the 2017 James H. Underwood, Jr. Scholarship earlier this month.The schol...

July 4th, 2017 |  


FCC to add jobs, expand operation

LAURINBURG —FCC North Carolina announced on Friday hat its planned to create 28 jobs and invest nearly $1 million as part of an expansion in Sco...

July 4th, 2017 |  


Travelers to crowd NC roads

Travelers to crowd NC roads

RALEIGH — Those planning road trips this Fourth of July will have plenty of company.From today until Tuesday, about 1.25 million North Carolinia...

June 30th, 2017 |  


Scotland clinic named top performer

Scotland clinic named top performer

LAURINBURG — For the second consecutive year Scotland Community Health Clinic received a Top Performer award of $5000 from the Blue Cross and Bl...

June 21st, 2017 |  


Scotland adds 3D mammography

Scotland adds 3D mammography

LAURINBURG — Scotland Health Care System has announced the addition of 3D mammography, a new state-of-the-art breast imaging technology that pro...

June 21st, 2017 |  


Champion Media acquires The Exchange

Champion Media acquires The Exchange

MOORESVILLE – Champion Media announced last week that it has acquired The Laurinburg Exchange as part of the North Carolina and South Carolina p...

June 20th, 2017 |  


RCC gets $1 million for new facility

HAMLET – Richmond Community College’s board of trustees took two major steps forward in establishing a new facility in downtown Rockingham...

June 19th, 2017 |  


Ciarrocca awarded Eagle Scout Badge

Ciarrocca awarded Eagle Scout Badge

LAURINBURG — Recent Scotland High School graduate, Charles ” Grant” Ciarrocca was awarded the Eagle Scout Badge.Ciarrocca is the 162...

June 19th, 2017 |